Major League Soccer action on Sunday as Minnesota and Houston meet at Allianz Field – 3:00am GMT.
Houston will travel to Minnesota, as twelfth plays seventh in the table.
Minnesota United arrive at this match, having secured 34 points so far this season
It was three points secured for Minnesota in their last fixture, beating LA Galaxy 3-0 at Allianz Field.
Football is a simple game, first don’t lose, and Minnesota achieved this now in 16 of their last 20 fixtures. With 34 points, they currently sit seventh in the League having won nine meetings, drawn seven matches, and lost eight fixtures.
Playing at home, Minnesota have won seven matches, drawn two games, and lost three meetings.
A win in this fixture, would take Minnesota United’s points from 34 to 37, so far this season.
Houston Dynamo go into this match with 26 points secured
FC Dallas were beaten 3-2 at BBVA Compass Stadium, the last time that Houston played.
Houston’s success this season will ultimately depend on their ability to break the habit of not winning, as Orange Crush failed to secure a win in 17 of their last 19 games. They currently sit in twelfth place, with a total of 26 points having won five matches, drawn 11 meetings, and lost 10 meetings.
With a poor record on the road, which amounts to six draws, it is hard to predict a positive outcome for Houston as they travel once more.
Winning this fixture will see Houston Dynamo on 29 points.
Minnesota United v Houston Dynamo – Head-to-Heads.
This is a fixture that has resulted in a victorie for both Minnesota and Houston on four occasions in the last 12 meetings. Further, the two teams have drawn all last two matches played.