Major League Soccer – Season Continues – Philadelphia Union v Columbus Crew on Match-day 12

Philadelphia Union vs. Columbus Crew

Photo Credit: AP

Thursday Major League Soccer action from Subaru Park, as Union take on Columbus.

Both Union and Columbus are on equal points going into this game, sitting in third and fourth positions in the League, with Union ahead on goal difference.

Philadelphia Union face their opponents with equal points, it will likely be a thrilling encounter

Union will be full of confidence, going into this fixture on that back of two successive wins against Portland Timbers and D.C. United. They will need this if they are to retain their run.

That’s a run of three wins for Union. With 14 points, they are established in third in the League having won four fixtures, drawn two meetings, and lost two matches.

When Union host Columbus, they will do so on the back of two wins and one darts on their own ground.

Victory for Philadelphia Union would take their points tally to 17 so far this season.

Columbus Crew face his opponents, equal on points, with both keen to make progress

With Columbus having secured all three points on their two previous outings, Caleb Porter’s men will doubtless be looking to retain their run after this fixture.

Columbus keep finding the winning formula this season, that’s three in a row now. With 14 points, they are established in fourth in the League having won four matches, drawn two games, and lost two meetings.

Playing away from home, Columbus have won one game, drawn one game, and lost two matches.

A win in this fixture, would take Columbus Crew’s points from 14 to 17, so far this season.

Philadelphia Union v Columbus Crew Head-to-Heads.

When these two sides meet, a draw is never usually the expected outcome. In the past 28 matches, Columbus have won 15 wins and Union nine victories. The last time both teams met in this competition was April 2021 and the score line ended up with a 0-0 draw.

Players to watch

For Union, contributed with
in 8 League fixtures this Major League Soccer Season, while scored
in 8 League matches this campaign for Columbus.

*All photo credit on the site belongs to ap*