Galaxy at home against Houston – Thursday – 5:30am GMT – StubHub Center.
This clash sees twelfth play fourth, as struggling Houston visit StubHub Center to face Galaxy.
LA Galaxy go into this game with 37 points secured
Having dropped a total of four points in their past two games, Greg Vanney won’t be devastated by those results, but will be eager to secure a consistent run of form.
Galaxy seem unable to get over the line on a consistent basis, with two draws in two matches. With 37 points, they are established in fourth in the League having won 11 matches, drawn four meetings, and lost eight meetings.
Galaxy have won seven games, drawn one game, and lost four matches of their 12 League matches at home this season.
Winning this fixture will see LA Galaxy on 40 points.
This season’s Major League Soccer campaign, has so far seen Houston Dynamo achieve 22 points
Houston will be keen to retain their winning form, having beaten Austin 3-0 in their last fixture.
Houston’s success this season will ultimately depend on their ability to break the habit of not winning, as Orange Crush failed to secure a win in 16 of their last 17 games. They currently stand twelfth in the League, with 22 points having won four meetings, drawn 10 matches, and lost 10 games.
Houston now travel, knowing that their current away form is woeful. So far this season they have drawn five fixtures and lost seven games matches on the road.
Houston Dynamo will have 25 points if they manage to secure a victory.
LA Galaxy v Houston Dynamo – Head-to-Head.
When these two sides meet, a draw is never usually the expected outcome. In the past 35 matches, Galaxy have won 14 victories and Houston 12 wins. Their most recent encounter in this competition was July 2020 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.