Major League Soccer – LA Galaxy take on Portland Timbers

LA Galaxy vs. Portland Timbers

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Galaxy at home against Portland – Sunday – 5:30am GMT – StubHub Center.

Portland will travel to Galaxy, as fourth plays sixth in the table.

LA Galaxy’s campaign so far has seen them accrue 39 points this season

Galaxy have dropped five points in their last two matches, drawing 1-1 at Los Angeles FC and losing 2-1 to Real Salt Lake.

Galaxy need to find a way to win football matches, as they are gaining a reputation for draws and losses. With 39 points, they are established in sixth in the League having won 11 matches, drawn six fixtures, and lost 11 meetings.

Galaxy have won seven games, drawn three meetings, and lost four fixtures of their 14 League matches at home this season.

LA Galaxy will have 42 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

This season’s Major League Soccer campaign, has so far seen Portland Timbers achieve 46 points

Can Portland make it three out of three, having turned over Inter Miami 1-0 and Los Angeles FC 1-2 in their last two games?

Portland keep finding ways to win, having secured seven victories in their last eight matches is astonishing this season. They currently stand fourth in the League, with 46 points having won 14 fixtures, drawn four games, and lost 10 matches.

Portland’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Galaxy. In the 14 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won five meetings, drawn two meetings, and lost seven fixtures.

A win in this fixture, would take Portland Timbers’s points from 46 to 49, so far this season.

LA Galaxy v Portland Timbers – Head-to-Head.

These two sides have met 28 times before this fixture, with each recording wins on 11 occasions. Further, four of the previous five matches between Galaxy and Portland have resulted in a Galaxy win. Their most recent encounter in this competition was July 2021 and the score line ended up with a 4-1 away win for Galaxy.

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