Today is betting tip day for the match between Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers 2021. Although soccer fans are looking more and more at the USA soccer league (Major League Soccer), this is great for bettors, as a constantly growing league represents several good opportunities for online betting.
As we already mentioned, this time, our betting tip goes to the match Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers in a game by the Western Conference match that takes place on 23 de June de 2021 at 00:30h (UTC) at BBVA Compass Stadium.
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Introduction to the Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers betting tip 2021
The last matches between two teams also tend to serve as an indicator, in this case, the Houston Dynamo have won 2 times while the Portland Timbers has 4 wins in the last 10 meetings. This recent history can give us an idea about the trend for this upcoming game.
And since we mentioned the recent history factor, it is worth pointing out that it is always good to consider the relevant history in the league, so for this match, we must mention that Houston Dynamo has 2 Major League Soccer wins, while the Portland Timbers has won the competition 1 time. So by the factor of tradition in the league, we can see that the Houston Dynamo already shows greater strength.
Details about the Houston Dynamo
The Houston Dynamo comes from a draw in the last game they played. The duel against Los Angeles FC, valid for Major League Soccer, ended with a score of 1-1.
The Houston Dynamo comes into this match with 12 points, in 6th place in the Western Conference in this Major League Soccer, on a campaign that has a total of 3 wins and 3 losses, as well as 3 draws. Although Houston Dynamo’s position guarantees a spot in the first round of the MLS playoffs, they must improve their position to earn a place in continental competitions.
Houston Dynamo’s Major League Soccer Numbers
Houston Dynamo’s average possession rate in the league is 40.78%, which means that the team usually can’t take the initiative in the game and has a more reactive style of play, which is generally not a good sign when a team plays at home. However, since in these situations, it is expected that the team takes the initiative. Therefore, for this match Houston Dynamo x Portland Timbers 2021, the team should make an effort to keep the possession and be able to attack the opponent.
Houston Dynamo’s featured Player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, S. Junqua has attracted attention. With impressive performances, he’s a key player in the Houston Dynamo squad.
Details about Portland Timbers
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives for this match after winning the previous match. In a valid encounter from Major League Soccer, the Portland Timbers facing Sporting KC and the score ended 2-1 in their favor.
With 12 points won, the Portland Timbers arrives for this Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers 2021 match in 7th place in the Western Conference standings table. The team’s campaign so far is 4 wins against 4 losses, in addition to no draws. Although the Portland Timbers position guarantees a spot in the first round of the MLS playoffs, the team must improve its ranking to obtain places at continental competitions.
Portland Timbers’ Major League Soccer records
Portland Timbers has a possession average of 44.13% in the league, so they are not usually the team that sets the ball rolling. However, as they are playing away from home, Portland Timbers can benefit from this style of play. As usual, the visitors tend to adopt a more reactive style and bet on the counter-attacks.
The leading scorer for the Portland Timbers in the season so far is F. Mora Aliaga. There have been 2 goals scored by the Attacker in the competition, and thanks to these goals, the team has earned valuable points so far.
Portland Timbers’s featured player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, D. Chará Zamora has attracted attention. With impressive performances, he’s a key player in the Portland Timbers squad.
Good markets to bet on Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers
Suggestion to bet on the favorite
Looking at the difference in aspirations of the teams and the campaign so far in this Major League Soccer, it is evident that the Houston Dynamo team has good chances to win the match. So a good opportunity is to bet on Houston Dynamo to win at Bet365, with odds of is one of the bookmakers paying better at the moment.
Betting on goals
Portland Timbers has an average of 1.38 goals scored, while Houston Dynamo concedes on average 1.44 goals per match. With this and with the fact that the under 2.5 market usually gives good returns in Major League Soccer, a good bet would be to place this bet at Bet365. The odds of are pretty attractive.
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Houston Dynamo vs Portland Timbers betting tip 2021: FAQ
The match will be played on 23 de June de 2021, Thursday.
The match will take place at the BBVA Compass Stadium stadium in Houston.
The last time these teams faced each other was in a Major League Soccer match, referring to the 2021 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Portland Timbers.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 45-60 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!