NEWS

Major League Soccer – Match-day 33: Seattle Sounders v Vancouver Whitecaps

Seattle Sounders vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

Photo Credit: AP

Major League Soccer action on Sunday as Seattle and Caps meet at CenturyLink Field – 4:00am GMT.

Sunday’s clash between Seattle and Caps, sees first take on eighth in the League.

Seattle Sounders go into this game, keen to defend their lead in the Major League Soccer

Seattle will be hoping to increase their row, after victories over both Colorado Rapids and San Jose.

League leaders Seattle keep finding ways to win, having secured seven victories in their last nine meetings is astonishing this season. With 54 points, they currently sit top of the League having won 13 games, drawn six fixtures, and lost four matches.

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

A win for Seattle Sounders will take the League leaders to 57 points, further consolidating their position and keeping the pressure on everyone else.

Vancouver Whitecaps arrive at this fixture, having secured 37 points so far this season

San Jose were beaten 3-0 at BC Place Stadium, the last time that Caps played.

Football is a simple game, first don’t lose, and Caps achieved this now in 14 of their last 15 fixtures. They currently stand eighth in the League, with 37 points having won seven meetings, drawn eight matches, and lost eight fixtures.

Caps’ away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Seattle. In the 13 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won one game, drawn eight meetings, and lost four meetings.

Winning this fixture will see Vancouver Whitecaps on 40 points.

Seattle Sounders v Vancouver Whitecaps – Head-to-Heads.

The balance of wins from their previous 30 meetings between these two is in favour of Seattle, with 15 victories and eight draws. In addition, the visitors have not been able to beat Seattle in any of the
past
six fixtures. The last time they played each other in this competition was June 2021 and the score line ended up with a 2-2 draw.

YOU MAY LIKE