Today is betting tip day for the match between Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes 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 Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes in a game by the Western Conference match that takes place on 4 de August de 2021 at 02:30h (UTC) at Providence Park.
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Introduction to the Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes betting tip 2021
In many situations, the last matches between two teams also tend to serve as good indicators, in this case, the Portland Timbers have won 7 times while the SJ Earthquakes has 2 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 Portland Timbers has 1 Major League Soccer win, while the SJ Earthquakes has won the competition 2 times. So by the tradition factor, we can expect that the SJ Earthquakes team will enforce its winning record and play aggressively.
Details about the Portland Timbers
The Portland Timbers ended up defeated in the last match they played. The duel against LA Galaxy, valid for Major League Soccer, ended with a score of 4-1. In addition, the men of G. Savarese took the field in this last match in the 4-2-3-1 formation, so it is quite possible that this is the team formation for this Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes 2021 match as well.
The Portland Timbers have 19 points, being in 8th place in the Western Conference in this Major League Soccer, while the campaign so far is 6 wins, 8 losses and 1 draw. As a result, Portland Timbers must do everything to win the match and attempt to move up the standings since their current position is not enough to compete in anything this season.
Portland Timbers’ Major League Soccer Numbers
If we want to highlight a player from the team’s attack at this stage, we have to name Jeremy Ebobisse. The Attacker scored 4 goals in the current season, helping Portland Timbers to achieve victory in several disputes.
Portland Timbers’ average possession rate in the league is 45.4%, which means that the team usually can’t take the initiative in the game and has a more reactive style of play. Therefore, for this match Portland Timbers x SJ Earthquakes 2021, the team should make an effort to keep the possession and be able to attack the opponent.
Portland Timbers’s featured Player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, D. Váleri has attracted attention. With impressive performances, he’s a key player in the Portland Timbers squad.
Details about SJ Earthquakes
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 SJ Earthquakes facing Seattle Sounders and the score ended 0-1 in their favor.
With 17 points won, the SJ Earthquakes arrives for this Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes 2021 match in 11th place in the Western Conference standings table. The team’s campaign so far is 4 wins against 7 losses, in addition to 5 draws. As a result, SJ Earthquakes must do everything to win the match and try to move up in the standings, as their current position is not enough to compete for anything this season.
SJ Earthquakes’ Major League Soccer records
Top scorer of the team in the competition, Cade Cowell has already scored 4 goals. In a great season, the Attacker of SJ Earthquakes has been outstanding with great performances and has become a crucial part of the team.
SJ Earthquakes’s featured player
Even though the team is not one of the leading names in the championship, N. Pelae Cardoso has attracted attention. With impressive performances, he’s a key player in the SJ Earthquakes squad.
Good markets to bet on Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes
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 Portland Timbers team has good chances to win the match. So a good opportunity is to bet on Portland Timbers to win at Bet365.
Betting on goals
Both Portland Timbers and SJ Earthquakes do not have an outstanding offensive record so far in the competition, with an average of 1.27 and 1.13 goals scored, respectively. Therefore, a good alternative for this game is to bet on the under 2.5, since due to the teams’ characteristics, there might be few goals in the match. You can do this at Bet365.
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Portland Timbers vs SJ Earthquakes betting tip 2021: FAQ
The match will be played on 4 de August de 2021, Thursday.
The match will take place at the Providence Park stadium in Portland.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Major League Soccer match, referring to the 2021 season, and ended with a 0-2 result for Portland Timbers.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!