Seattle Sounders v Austin: MLS Match-day 42

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Sunday at CenturyLink Field, as Seattle host Austin in the MLS.

Austin (second), travel to CenturyLink Field with high expectations, as they take on ninth placed Seattle.

With the MLS season well into its stride, Seattle Sounders have managed to gain 36 points

With two wins in a row under his belt, Brian Schmetzer takes his Seattle team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.

Also, Seattle need to get out of the losing habit, with nine recorded in the last 14 games. They currently stand ninth in the League, with 36 points for a total of 0 wins, 0 losses and 0 draws.

When Seattle host Austin, they will do so on the back of eight wins, one draw, and five defeat on their own ground.

A victory for Seattle Sounders would put them on 39 points.

Austin arrive at this match, having secured 51 points so far this season

Austin come to this game on the back of a victory, having beaten Nashville SC 3-0 at Nissan Stadium.

Also, Austin keep finding ways to win, having secured eight victories in their last 15 meetings is astonishing this season. With 51 points (0W, 0L and 0D), they are established in second position in the League.

Austin’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Seattle. In the 15 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won eight matches, drawn two meetings, and lost five fixtures.

Victory for Austin would take their points tally to 54 so far this season.

Seattle Sounders v Austin – Head-to-Heads.

Regarding their historical duels one win and two draws for Seattle. Further, the two sides have drawn in two of their last three fixtures encounters. The last time they played each other in this competition was March 2022 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.

Players to watch

For Seattle, Andrew Delmos has netted in 29 League games this season, while Andrew is one of the top performing players after having scored in 29 League games so far for Austin.