Orlando at home against MON – Thursday – 2:30am GMT – Exploria Stadium.
This clash sees third placed Orlando, welcome seventh placed MON to Exploria Stadium.
Orlando City have so far accrued 38 points in this season of the Major League Soccer
Only a positive result will be acceptable for Óscar Pareja’s men, following their recent away defeat at the hands of Atlanta United in their last match.
With four draws in seven matches, Manager Óscar Pareja has plenty to ponder, going into the next match, not least of which is how to get the wins he needs. With third, they currently sit 38 points in the League having won 10 meetings, drawn eight fixtures, and lost five games.
MON travel to Orlando, knowing that they have nothing to lose. The odds are not in their favour, as the home team has recorded seven victories and four darts in the 12 home fixtures they’ve played so far this season.
Victory for Orlando City would take their points tally to 41 so far this season.
It’s 31 points so far for Montréal this season, going into this fixture
With a win in their previous game, (3-1) against Toronto FC, MON will likely be in a positive frame of mind.
It comes as no surprise that MON have risen up the table this season, following a run of four matches without loss. With 31 points, they currently sit seventh in the League having won eight games, drawn seven fixtures, and lost seven meetings.
MON have had a disappointing run of performances on the road, having won two meetings, drawn four fixtures, and lost six games of their 12 League matches on the road this season.
Winning this fixture will see Montréal on 34 points.
Orlando City v Montréal – Head-to-Head.
The two teams have already faced each other 14 times with the record being six victories and three draws for Orlando. Further, the two sides have drawn the last two games they have had.