Columbus Crew and FC Cincinnati will meet each other on Saturday for their game of the regular MLS season. The two teams are bottom of the Eastern Conference, with the Crew sitting on 11th place with 25 points, while their next opponents are one place down, with eight points less.
Columbus Crew vs FC Cincinnati Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last Game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Columbus Crew||Win||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
|FC Cincinnati||Loss||1 W/ 0 D/ 1 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game between the teams: 24.02.2019: Columbus Crew – FC Cincinnati 3:0; Gyasi Zardes 6′, 21′, Pedro Santos 48′; Roland Lamah from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 29′
Last game at this venue: 24.02.2019: Columbus Crew – FC Cincinnati 3:0; Gyasi Zardes 6′, 21′, Pedro Santos 48′; Roland Lamah from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 29′
Worth mentioning: The history remembers just two meeting between those two sides, and they both were won by the home sides. On both occasions the hosts managed to keep clean sheets, as only one of the encounters featured over 2,5 goals.
Columbus Crew vs FC Cincinnati Stats
|As of 08.08||Last Game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Columbus Crew||Draw||2 W/ 2 D/ 6 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
|FC Cincinnati||Loss||2 W/ 1 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
Last game Columbus Crew: 04.08.2019 MLS: San Jose Earthquakes – Columbus Crew 1:1; Magnus Eriksson 41′ (penalty); Gyasi Zardes 65′
Top performers Columbus Crew: Gyasi Zardes 8 goals 2 assists, Pedro Santos 7 goals 3 assists, David Accam 5 goals 2 assists.
Last game FC Cincinnati: 04.08.2019 MLS: FC Cincinnati – Vancouver Whitecaps 1:2; Allan Cruz 6′; In-Beom Hwang 41′, Felipe 84′
Top performers FC Cincinnati: Allan Cruz 4 goals 1 assist, Emmanuel Ledesma and Kekuta Manneh are on 3 goals and 3 assists each.
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5||BTTS||Clean Sheets|
Worth mentioning: Columbus Crew are unbeaten in their four last outings, recording two draws and two victories – a brilliant way to end their previous run of six consecutive losses. Three of the team’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while all but one witnessed goals at both ends. The Crew won their last home game and thus ended a four game losing streak at their own ground.
No draw has been registered in FC Cincinnati’s last nine matches. They managed to win just two of those and are currently on a run of four back-to-back losses. Four of the team’s last five meetings featured over 2,5 goals and the same games also saw both involved sides scoring. Cincinnati lost ten of their previous eleven visits.
Columbus Crew vs FC Cincinnati News
Missing players Columbus Crew: Milton Valenzula is out injured. Waylon Francis, Federico Higuain, Gaston Sauro and Josh Williams are doubtful.
Missing players FC Cincinnati: Jimmy McLaughlin will miss through injury. Fatai Alashe and Gregory Garza are doubtful.
Columbus Crew vs FC Cincinnati Predictions
Columbus Crew to win – 1.45 @ bet365