MLS Preview: Montreal Impact vs Orlando City

Montreal Impact

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This Sunday sees MON go head to head with Orlando at Stade Saputo – Kick-off 9:30pm GMT.

Sunday’s clash at Stade Saputo- sees sixth placed Orlando, travel to eighth-placed MON in the Major League Soccer.

Montréal go into this meeting with 46 points secured

Houston Dynamo were beaten 2-0 at Stade Saputo, the last time that MON played.

Also, MON have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. Now they have 12 matches won, 11 games lost and 10 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in eighth place, with a total of 46 points having won 12 games, drawn 10 fixtures, and lost 11 matches.

When MON host Orlando, they will do so on the back of nine wins and four darts on their own ground.

Winning this fixture will see Montréal on 49 points.

Orlando City’s campaign so far has seen them accrue 48 points this season

Orlando’s pride is now at stake, as they will not wish for another successive poor result. They recently drew 1-1 away to Nashville SC, which followed the loss to Columbus Crew. They will be eager to improve in this next fixture.

Also, Orlando are quickly becoming the Major League Soccer’s draw specialists, having recorded three in their last four meetings. With 48 points, they currently sit sixth in the League. The breakdown for the team’s record is 12 wins, 9 losses and 12 draws having won 12 fixtures, drawn 12 games, and lost nine meetings.

Orlando’s away record is remarkable and poses a significant threat to MON. In the 16 games they’ve played on the road this season, they have so far won four fixtures, drawn five matches, and lost seven games.

Orlando City will have 51 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Montréal v Orlando City – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the outcome of any game is never certain, but history would lead us to suspect that a draw is unlikely. Both teams have had an equal number of wins over 16 matches in the past seasons. Also, the two teams have drawn all last two fixtures played. Their most recent encounter in this competition was October 2021 and the score line ended up with a 1-1 draw.

Other players of note for MON are James and Sebastian with respectively and for Orlando are Brian and Mason with respectively.

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