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Major League Soccer Action at Rio Tinto Stadium – Real Salt Lake face Minnesota United

Real Salt Lake vs. Minnesota United

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Sunday Major League Soccer action from Rio Tinto Stadium, as RSL take on Minnesota.

RSL, currently sitting eighth in the League, will be hoping to secure all three points when they welcome Minnesota to Rio Tinto Stadium.

Real Salt Lake arrive at this meeting, having secured eight points so far this season

RSL dropped points against FC Dallas, only managing a 2-2 draw, having previously drawn 0-0 to Nashville SC, so the team will want to win this game to move their season forward.

With two draws in two matches, Manager Freddy Juarez has plenty to ponder, going into the next game, not least of which is how to get the wins he needs. With eighth, they currently sit eight points in the League having won two games, drawn two games, and lost one game.

RSL have won one game, drawn one game, and lost one game of their three League matches at home this season.

Winning this fixture will see Real Salt Lake on 11 points.

Good Attacking Performance

RSL have a good scoring record this season, with eight netted so far. This season, their stand-out attacking players have been Rubio Yovani (4), Damir (3), and Anderson Andres (2). RSL have conceded six goals.

This season’s Major League Soccer campaign, has so far seen Minnesota United six points

With two wins in a row under his belt, Adrian Heath takes his Minnesota team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.

Minnesota keep finding the winning formula this season, that’s two in a row now. With six points, they are established in thirteenth in the League having won two fixtures, drawn matches, and lost four fixtures.

Minnesota have won matches, drawn games, and lost two meetings of their two League matches away from home this season.

Minnesota United will have 9 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Real Salt Lake v Minnesota United Head-to-Head.

The two clubs have previously met each other 10 times with the tally being four victories and four draws for RSL. In their most recent meeting of this fixture, it was April 2021, when The Loons walked away as 1-2 winners.

Players to watch

For RSL, Rubio Yovani contributed with four goals in 5 League fixtures this campaign, while Robin has netted two goals in 6 League matches this Major League Soccer Season for Minnesota.

Other players of note for RSL are Damir and Anderson Andres with three goals and two goals respectively and for Minnesota are Emanuel and Hassani with goals both.

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