Minnesota United vs Houston Dynamo – Preview, Tips and Odds

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Minnesota United
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Houston Dynamo
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Minnesota United will come up against Houston Dynamo on Thursday in a game of the 13th round in MLS. Minnesota is in 9th position in the Western Conference standings with 12 points, while Houston is two places up at 7th with 14 points.

Minnesota United vs Houston Dynamo Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/08/27Last 17 Games
Minnesota United
win
  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
Houston Dynamo
loss
  • ?
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome

Worth Mentioning

The last meeting between the two teams ended in a win for Minnesota United, who prevailed with 2 to 1 at home back in August, 2022. They are currently on a streak of five consecutive wins and have not tasted defeat in seven matches. In the last 10 direct clashes, being the host turned out to be very beneficial. The home team registered 6 wins and did not suffer any losses in 8 games. Just 2 out of the last 10 encounters between Minnesota United and Houston Dynamo resulted in draws. Three of the last five clashes saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and three featured more than two and a half goals. Within these battles on the pitch, Minnesota United limited their rivals from scoring in two clashes, and Houston Dynamo struggled with achieving that feat. The final scores of the last five encounters between the teams show an average of 2.60 goals per match.

Minnesota United vs Houston Dynamo Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 17 games

Minnesota UnitedHouston Dynamo
  • Goals

    1.35
    1.35
  • Fouls

    10.42
    10.50
  • Corners

    4.08
    5.83
  • Offsides

    1.83
    1.50
  • Cards

    1.75
    2.08
  • Posession

    49%
    51%

Minnesota United Form

  • ?
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Dhome

Minnesota United suffered a heavy 3:0 away loss to Sporting Kansas City in an MLS match that went down on May 14. Minnesota United are currently on a fruitless streak of two losing matches, and the team has not recorded a victory in six games. Regardless of whether hosting or visiting, the teams involved in Minnesota United’s recent 10 encounters did not gain a considerable advantage. All in all, the hosts succeeded in recording 4 wins and the visitors registered 3 wins. Three of the last five meetings produced over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. In the course of that period, Minnesota United did not concede on one occasion. At the same time they failed to score a goal in three matches. The statistics show that the team’s most recent 5 games averaged 2.40 goals.
  • Goals
    1.10
  • Fouls
    9.14
  • Corners
    4.71
  • Offsides
    2.14
  • Cards
    1.71
  • Posession
    44%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
MLS2023/05/14Sporting KCMinnesota Stars30 L
Cup2023/05/10Minnesota StarsPhiladelphia Union22 D
MLS2023/05/07Vancouver WhitecapsMinnesota Stars32 L
MLS2023/05/01Minnesota StarsFC Dallas00 D
Cup2023/04/25Detroit CityMinnesota Stars13 W
MLS2023/04/23Seattle Sounders FCMinnesota Stars10 L
MLS2023/04/16Minnesota StarsOrla1ndo City12 L
MLS2023/04/09ChicagoMinnesota Stars21 L
MLS2023/03/26Minnesota StarsVancouver Whitecaps11 D
MLS2023/03/12Minnesota StarsNew York RB11 D

Houston Dynamo Form

  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Laway

In their previous match, Houston Dynamo met Seattle Sounders on Sunday and it finished in a 0:1 defeat at home. The outfit is currently going through a winless streak of two league games, recording 1 loss and 1 draw in the process. Being the host turned out very beneficial in Houston Dynamo’s recent ten encounters, as the sides performing on homeground won seven and lost only one. Only two of the side’s last 10 outings resulted in a draw. One of their most recent five games produced more than 2.5 goals with one seeing both of the teams netting goals. Within this timeframe Houston Dynamo were successful in keeping three clean sheets and failed to score in two matches. The parties netted a negligible number of goals during the team’s previous five clashes, scoring an average of 1.4 per 90 minutes.
  • Goals
    0.90
  • Fouls
    12.86
  • Corners
    3.71
  • Offsides
    1.14
  • Cards
    3.29
  • Posession
    47%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
MLS2023/05/14HoustonSeattle Sounders FC01 L
Cup2023/05/11HoustonSporting KC10 W
MLS2023/05/07HoustonReal Salt Lake00 D
Cup2023/04/26Tampa Bay RowdiesHouston01 W
MLS2023/04/23HoustonInter Miami10 W
MLS2023/04/15New York RBHouston11 D
MLS2023/04/09HoustonLA Galaxy30 W
MLS2023/04/02San JoseHouston21 L
MLS2023/03/05New EnglandHouston30 L
MLS2023/02/26CincinnatiHouston21 L

Formations and Lineups

Minnesota United

Formation:4-2-3-1
  • G97Dayne St. Clair
  • D27D.J. Taylor
  • D15Michael Boxall
  • D4Miguel Tapias
  • D92Kemar Lawrence
  • M31Hassani Dotson
  • M20Wil Trapp
  • M17Robin Lod
  • M7Franco Fragapane
  • M21Bongokuhle Hlongwane
  • F9Luis Amarilla
97 Dayne St. Clair 27 D.J. Taylor 15 Michael Boxall 4 Miguel Tapias 92 Kemar Lawrence 31 Hassani Dotson 20 Wil Trapp 17 Robin Lod 7 Franco Fragapane 21 Bongokuhle Hlongwane 9 Luis Amarilla

Houston Dynamo

Formation:4-4-2
  • G12Steve Clark
  • D5Daniel Steres
  • D4Ethan Bartlow
  • D31Micael
  • D2Franco Escobar
  • M11Corey Baird
  • M27Luis Caicedo
  • M6Artur
  • M21Nelson Quiñones
  • F20Adalberto Carrasquilla
  • F18Ibrahim Aliyu
12 Steve Clark 5 Daniel Steres 4 Ethan Bartlow 31 Micael 2 Franco Escobar 11 Corey Baird 27 Luis Caicedo 6 Artur 21 Nelson Quiñones 20 Adalberto Carrasquilla 18 Ibrahim Aliyu

Match Details

Minnesota UnitedvsHouston Dynamo
  • 83`
    (in) G. Dorsey(out) F. Escobar
  • 80`
    (in) K. Arriaga(out) L. Amarilla
  • 73`
    (in) S. Jeong(out) F. Fragapane
  • 67`
    H. Dotson
  • 63`
    (in) J. Rosales(out) W. Trapp
  • 59`
    (in) T. Ulfarsson(out) N. Quinones
  • 59`
    (in) S. Ferreira(out) A. Ibrahim
  • 50`
    Micael
  • 46`
    (in) B. Smith(out) D. Steres
  • 46`
    (in) I. Franco(out) C. Baird
  • 40`
    B. Hlongwane
  • 30`
    W. Trapp
  • 14`
    B. Hlongwane
    1 - 0

Players Ratings

Minnesota UnitedvsHouston Dynamo
  • 97Dayne St. Clair
    7.9 / 10
  • 4Miguel Tapias
    7.7 / 10
  • 92Kemar Lawrence
    7.6 / 10
  • 15Michael Boxall
    7.5 / 10
  • 27D.J. Taylor
    7 / 10
  • 17Robin Lod
    6.9 / 10
  • 21Bongokuhle Hlongwane
    6.9 / 10
  • 31Hassani Dotson
    6.7 / 10
  • 9Luis Amarilla
    6.7 / 10
  • 11Sangbin Jeong
    6.7 / 10
  • 33Kervin Arriaga
    6.7 / 10
  • 20Wil Trapp
    6.3 / 10
  • 8Joseph Rosales
    6.3 / 10
  • 7Franco Fragapane
    6.2 / 10
  • 20Adalberto Carrasquilla
    7.7 / 10
  • 12Steve Clark
    7.2 / 10
  • 7Iván Franco
    7 / 10
  • 31Micael
    6.9 / 10
  • 9Sebastián Ferreira
    6.9 / 10
  • 21Nelson Quiñones
    6.7 / 10
  • 5Daniel Steres
    6.6 / 10
  • 4Ethan Bartlow
    6.6 / 10
  • 6Artur
    6.6 / 10
  • 18Ibrahim Aliyu
    6.6 / 10
  • 34Þorleifur Úlfarsson
    6.6 / 10
  • 11Corey Baird
    6.5 / 10
  • 27Luis Caicedo
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Bradley Smith
    6.3 / 10
  • 25Griffin Dorsey
    6.3 / 10
  • 2Franco Escobar
    6.2 / 10

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