Chicago Fire vs FC Cincinnati Preview, Tips and Odds


Chicago Fire will welcome FC Cincinnati at Toyota Park on Saturday for their next Major League Soccer game of the regular season. Both teams are at the bottom of the Eastern Conference, with Chicago Fire occupying the 10th place with 22 points, while FC Cincinnati are last, after collecting just 14 points so far.

Chicago Fire vs FC Cincinnati Head to Head

Head To Head Last Game Last Games Last Games Home/Away
Chicago Fire Draw 0 W/ 2 D/ 0 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
FC Cincinnati Draw 0 W/ 2 D/ 0 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 21.02.2019 Carolina Challenge Cup: Chicago Fire – FC Cincinnati 1:1; Aleksandar Katai 52’; Roland Lamah 84’
Last game at this venue: 21.02.2019 Carolina Challenge Cup: Chicago Fire – FC Cincinnati 1:1; Aleksandar Katai 52’; Roland Lamah 84’

Worth mentioning: The Men in Red have meet the Orange and Blue two times so far, and both matches ended in draws, without a winner. FC Cincinnati hosted Chicago Fire two years ago, the game saw no goals and FC Cincinnati won after penalty shoot-out. In this season’s earlier clash, both sides hit the back of the net one time each as they finished in 1:1.

Chicago Fire vs FC Cincinnati Stats

As of 11.07 Last Game Last Games Last Games Home/Away
Chicago Fire Loss 2 W/ 3 D/ 5 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 0 L
FC Cincinnati Win 2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 5 L

Last game Chicago Fire: 07.07.2019 MLS: Sporting Kansas City – Chicago Fire 1:0; Yohan Croizet 14’
Top performers Chicago Fire: C.J Sapong 8 goals 2 assists, Nemanja Nikolics 6 goals, Aleksandar Katai 4 goals 4 assists.
Last game FC Cincinnati: 07.07.2019 MLS: FC Cincinnati – Houston Dynamo 3:2; Kekuta Manneh 29’, Rashawn Dally 38’, Victor Ulloa 61’; Rommel Quiota 79’(penalty), Nick Hagglund 81(own goal)
Top performers FC Cincinnati: Kekuta Manneh 3 goals 2 assists, Allan Cruz 2 goals 1 assist, Darren Mattocks 2 goals 2 assists.

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 BTTS Clean Sheets
Chicago Fire 15-18 5 7 1
FC Cincinnati 11-29 6 7 0

Worth mentioning: Three of the previous five Chicago Fire encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while four saw goals at both ends. They were able to keep just one clean sheet in their last twenty matches. The Fire’s home form is not so bad as they are undefeated at home in eight consecutive games.
With the win in their previous outing against Houston Dynamo, FC Cincinnati ended a run of three straight losses. Two of their last five games featured over 2,5 goals, and three witnessed both involved teams hitting the back of the nets. FC Cincinnati recorded losses in each of their last nine away matches. Four of the previous five Cincinnati visits produced over 3,5 goals and the same four also witnessed goals at both ends.

Chicago Fire vs FC Cincinnati News

Missing players Chicago Fire: Jorge Luis Corrales, Djordje Mihailovic and Johan Kappelhof.
Missing players FC Cincinnati: Fatai Alashe, Roland Lamah, Kenneth Hassan Saief, Greg Garza, Jimmy McLaughlin.

Chicago Fire vs FC Cincinnati Predictions

Chicago Fire to win – 1.30 @ bet365