Major League Soccer action on Thursday as Austin and Los Angeles meet at Q2 Stadium – 4:00am GMT.
Los Angeles will travel to Austin, as eighth plays thirteenth in the table.
Austin have 19 points to their name, going into this tie
Josh Wolff will not wish to see his side lose three matches in a row, so they will doubtless go into this match, determined to change their recent, disappointing run of form.
Austin need to get out of the losing habit, with eight recorded in the last 10 games. With 19 points, they are established in thirteenth in the League having won five games, drawn four fixtures, and lost 14 matches.
Playing at home, Austin have won three meetings, drawn two games, and lost five meetings.
A victory for Austin would put them on 22 points.
It’s 30 points so far for Los Angeles FC this season, going into this meeting
With two wins in a row under his belt, Bob Bradley takes his Los Angeles team into this game full of confidence, and hopeful of another successive victory.
Los Angeles’s League position speaks for itself, as they continue their rich vein of winning form. Their last win, was the 2nd in a row. They currently sit in eighth place, with a total of 30 points having won eight meetings, drawn six games, and lost nine matches.
Los Angeles have had a disappointing run of performances on the road, having won two fixtures, drawn one game, and lost seven games of their 10 League matches away from home this season.
Los Angeles FC will have 33 points if they manage to secure a victory.
Austin v Los Angeles FC – Head-to-Heads.
The last time they played each other in this competition The Black and Gold delivered a 0-2 away win.