Major League Soccer Action at Gillette Stadium – New England Revolution face Columbus Crew

New England Revolution vs. Columbus Crew

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Gillette Stadium sees Sunday action as Revs take on Columbus – 2:00am GMT.

Revs, currently sitting first, host tenth placed Columbus on Sunday.

New England Revolution go into this match, keen to defend their lead in the Major League Soccer

Another victory would be a terrific achievement, but that is what Bruce Arena will be asking from his team, as they go into this game on the back of strong results after beating Philadelphia Union 0-1 and New York 2-1

League leaders Revs keep finding ways to win, having secured 15 victories in their last 20 matches is astonishing this season. They are the current League leaders with 55 points having won 17 meetings, drawn four games, and lost four fixtures.

Revs will welcome Columbus to Gillette Stadium, safe in the knowledge that their home record this season is outstanding. This is further strengthened by their good home results, as they have won 10 matches, drawn one game, and lost one game in the 12fixtures they’ve played so far this season.

The mark of League Champions is the ability to grind out results, even if conditions are demanding. New England Revolution know that they must win at all costs, every time they step out, if they are to maintain their position.

Columbus Crew have 30 points to their name, going into this tie

With a win in their previous game, (2-1) against New York Red Bulls, Columbus will likely be in a positive frame of mind.

Columbus need to get out of the losing habit, with eight recorded in the last 10 meetings. With 30 points, they are established in tenth in the League having won eight meetings, drawn six games, and lost 11 fixtures.

Columbus’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Revs. In the 13 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won two games, drawn three meetings, and lost eight matches.

Columbus Crew will have 33 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

New England Revolution v Columbus Crew – Head-to-Heads.

The recent form between these two sides has seen Columbus with a greater number of wins. In the last 84 meetings, they have enjoyed 35 victories, to Revs’s 27 victories. Also, Columbus have won all eight of the last 11 fixtures played against Revs. In their most recent meeting of this fixture was July 2021 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw.

Its a 65.79 percent win probability for Revs in this game.

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