Major League Soccer – Minnesota United at home to Colorado Rapids

Minnesota United vs. Colorado Rapids

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Allianz Field sees Sunday action as Minnesota take on COLO – 11:00pm GMT.

With a League position of third, COLO will be four·places higher than struggling Minnesota, when they visit Allianz Field.

Minnesota United have 38 points to their name, going into this tie

Losing away to D.C. United 3-1, which followed them drawing away to FC Dallas 0-0, this is a worrying run of form for Minnesota Manager Adrián Heath, who goes into this fixture, knowing that only a positive result will be good enough.

They currently stand seventh in the League, with 38 points having won six fixtures, drawn five meetings, and lost five matches.

Minnesota have won eight meetings, drawn two fixtures, and lost three meetings of their 13 League matches at home this season.

A victory for Minnesota United would put them on 41 points.

Colorado Rapids’ campaign so far has seen them accrue 48 points this season

It was a humbling defeat at the hands of Seattle Sounders for Conor Casey’s men in their last match, they will be hoping to get something out of this game for sure.

Slow and steady wins the race, COLO are showing that they know by avoiding defeat in 16 of their last 18 matches. Their position is third in the League, and they have 48 points having won eight matches, drawn three games, and lost four meetings.

COLO’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to Minnesota. In the 13 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won six fixtures, drawn three games, and lost four meetings.

Winning this fixture will see Colorado Rapids on 51 points.

Minnesota United v Colorado Rapids – Head-to-Heads.

The recent form between these two sides has seen COLO with a greater number of wins. In the last 11 meetings, they have enjoyed five victories, to Minnesota’s four victories. Also, COLO have won all three of the last five fixtures played against Minnesota.

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