Seattle Sounders v Montréal: MLS Match-day -1

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Wednesday at Lumen Field, as Seattle host MON in the MLS.

Seattle currently sitting in seventh place, are four places lower than third placed MON, heading into the clash.

Seattle Sounders have so far accrued 23 points in this season of the MLS

Seattle will be buoyant, following a 3-0 home win against Sporting Kansas City in their last fixture.

Also, Seattle keep finding ways to win, having secured five victories in their last seven matches is astonishing this season. Now they have 7 matches won, 6 games lost and 2 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in seventh place, with a total of 23 points having won seven meetings, drawn two games, and lost six fixtures.

When Seattle host MON, they will do so on the back of five victories, one draw, and two losse on their own ground.

A victory for Seattle Sounders would put them on 26 points.

Good Attacking Performance

Seattle have a good scoring record this season, with 23 netted so far (19 from open play and four penalties). Their stand out attacking players have been Raul Ruidiaz (5), Jordan Morris (4), and Cristian Roldan (3). Seattle have conceded 17 goals.

Injury and illness have depleted Brian Schmetzer’s Seattle and they will likely be missing five key personnel for Wednesday’s match.

Montréal arrive at this game, having secured 26 points so far this season

MON will take a huge positive from their recent 2-1 win against Charlotte FC at Saputo Stadium.

Also, MON keep finding ways to win, having secured eight victories in their last 12 matches is astonishing this season. They currently stand third in the League, with 26 points for a total of 8 wins, 6 losses and 2 draws having won eight meetings, drawn two fixtures, and lost six games.

MON’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Seattle. In the 8 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won three meetings, drawn two games, and lost three fixtures.

A win in this fixture would take Montréal’s points to 29 in the League.

Good Attacking Performance

This has been a good season so far for MON, in terms of goals scored (30). This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Djordje Mihailovic (7), Romell Quioto (6), and Joaquin Torres (3). MON have shown a poor defensive display so far, having conceded 28 goals in their previous matches.

Going into Wednesday’s game, Wilfried Nancy without four of his players, due to illness or injury.

Seattle Sounders v Montréal – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the recent form between these two sides has seen MON with a greater number of wins. In the last 11 meetings, they have enjoyed six wins, to Seattle’s three wins. Further, the last 11 fixtures against MON have resulted in six wins for Seattle. June 2019 was the most recent time these two clashed in this competition and Seattle Sounders took all three points winning 2-1.

Performance Report

For Seattle, Raul Ruidiaz is one of the top performing players after having scoredfive goals in 15 League games this season, while Djordje Mihailovic is a top performing player who has scoredseven goals in 16 League matches this MLS Season for MON.

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