Next Sunday at 2:30am GMT, on matchday 11 of the Major League Soccer, we will see Columbus play Chicago at MAPFRE Stadium.
It’s a clash of seventh vs thirteenth, as Columbus host Chicago at MAPFRE Stadium.
Columbus Crew’s Major League Soccer season, has so far seen them gain 11 points, going into this game
Columbus will be hoping to increase their row, after victories over both Toronto FC and New York.
Success in football comes from winning more games than your opponents, simply put, if Columbus can continue to extend their winning streak from two games then Caleb Porter’s squad will have an incredible season. They currently stand seventh in the League, with 11 points having won three meetings, drawn two fixtures, and lost two games.
When Columbus host Chicago, they will do so on the back of two victories and one draws on their own ground.
Winning this fixture will see Columbus Crew on 14 points.
It’s four points so far for Chicago Fire this season, going into this meeting
It was a 1-1 draw against Montréal in Chicago’s last Major League Soccer outing, Raphael Wicky’s men will be hoping for a better result in this fixture.
Chicago have now lost five of their last six games, a worrying statistic that has to be addressed by Manager Raphael Wicky. Their position is thirteenth in the League, and they have four points having won one game, drawn one game, and lost five meetings.
Chicago have lost three matches of their three League matches away from home this season.
Victory for Chicago Fire would take their points tally to 7 so far this season.
Columbus Crew v Chicago Fire Head-to-Head.
The recent form between these two sides has seen Chicago with a greater number of wins. In the last 69 meetings, they have enjoyed 25 victories, to Columbus’s 21 wins. Additionally, Chicago have won all ten of the last 16 fixtures played against Columbus. The last time they played each other in this competition was September 2020 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw.
Players to watch
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in 7 League fixtures this Major League Soccer Season, while scored
in 7 League matches this campaign for Chicago.