Minnesota United head into this game following on from a 0-0 MLS drawn match versus Nashville.
In that game, Minnesota United had 45% possession and 13 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. On the other side, Nashville had 10 shots on goal with 3 of them on target.
In their prior 6 games, Adrian Heath’s Minnesota United have hit the target a total of 5 times, an average number of goals per match equal to 0.83.
Chicago Fire will come into the match following a 2-1 MLS win versus D.C. United in their previous game.
In that match, Chicago Fire managed 47% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 3 on target. For Chicago Fire, the goals were scored by Sapong (3'), Sekulić (45') and Bornstein (56' Own goal). D.C. United got 14 shots at goal with 6 of them on target.
In the course of their 6 previous matches, Raphaël Wicky’s Chicago Fire have slotted home 11 times – earning them the goals scored per game average of 1.83.
In our view, Chicago Fire have it in them to score a goal against this Minnesota United side, but that probably shouldn’t be enough to prevent defeat.
We reckon that it will be a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 win for Minnesota United at the end of the match. Looking forward to seeing how this one unfolds.
What are the top odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds on the full-time result market, staking on Minnesota United is available for 2.208, going for the game finishing all-square is 3.8 and betting on victory for Chicago Fire can get you 3.2. They’re the top market prices on offer at the current time.