New York City vs Portland Timbers Preview, Tips and Odds

New York City and Portland Timbers will meet at The Yankee Stadium on Sunday for their next match of the MLS regular season. Both teams have played sixteen times so far, with the hosts currently occupying 5th spot on East with 29 points, while Timbers are outside the play-off zone after collecting just 20 points.

New York City vs Portland Timbers Head to Head

Head To Head Last Game Last Games Last Games Home/Away
New York City Loss 1 W/ 0 D/ 3 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 2 L
Portland Timbers Win 3 W/ 0 D/ 1 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 23.04.2018: Portland Timbers – New York City 3:0; Sebastian Blanco 25’, Fanendo Adi 38’, Larrys Mabiala 66’
Last game at this venue: 10.09.2017: New York City – Portland Timbers 0:1; Diego Valeri 44’

Worth mentioning: The two teams have met just four times and there is no draw registered yet. Three of the H2H encounters were won by the visiting side, and only the most recent one saw the hosts triumphing. Each of the Timbers’ three victories were achieved by also keeping a clean sheet. In total two of the matches produced over 2,5 goals and only one witnessed goals at both ends.

New York City vs Portland Timbers Stats

As of 06.07 Last Game Last Games Last  Games home/away
New York City Won 7 W/ 3 D / 0 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Portland Timbers Won 6 W/ 1 D / 3 L 2 W/ 1 D / 2 L

Last game New York City: 04.07.2019: New York City – Seattle Sounders 3:0; Maximiliano Moralez 58’, Jesus Medina 77’, Ebenzeer Ofori 87’
Top performers New York City: Heber Araujo 6 goals 3 assists, Maximiliano Moralez 6 goals 10 assists, Valentn Castellanos 5 goals 3 assists.
Last game Portland Timbers: 01.07.2019: Portland Timbers – FC Dallas 1:0; Brian Fernandez 42’
Top performers Portland Timbers: Brian Fernandez 6 goals, Jeremy Ebobisse 5 goals 1 assist, Diego Valeri 4 goals 10 assists.

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2,5 BTTS Clean Sheets
New York City 25-9 6 6 4
Portland Timbers 20-9 7 6 3

Worth mentioning: New York City are unbeaten in their previous fourteen outings and were able to win nine of those, including all of the last five. All the games from that winning run featured over 2,5 goals, while only one did not see both sides finding the back of the nets. The team is still undefeated at home this season.
No draw has been registered in Portland Timbers’ last seven meetings, as they recorded five wins in the process. Each of their last four encounters was won by the hosts. Only the most recent of Portland’s last five games produced under 2,5 goals, while two of the matches witnessed goals at both ends. Prior to the loss to Montreal Impact in their previous visit, the Timbers conceded exactly one goal in their previous seven matches away from home.

New York City vs Portland Timbers News

Missing players New York City: Tony Rocha, Heber Araujo, James Sands and Joseph Scally.
Missing players Portland Timbers: Bill Tuiloma, Kendall McIntosh and Andy Polo.

New York City vs Portland Timbers Predictions

New York City to win – 1.72 @ bet365