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Chicago Fire FC visit PNC Stadium on Sunday for a Major League Soccer fixture with home side Houston Dynamo FC. Betting on Chicago Fire FC winning to nil in their latest meetings with Houston Dynamo FC would have been a sound choice. They ended up winning 4-0 in September 2020 and 1-0 in August 2019, respectively.

Houston Dynamo FC are looking for a payback after suffering a disappointing defeat in their latest encounter with Chicago Fire FC and odds favour them to pull it off.

Houston Dynamo FC are relatively average in the art of goal-scoring these days. They claimed a steady 12 goals in their previous ten matches, for an average of 1.2 goals per game. They simultaneously allowed their opponents 15 goals, or an average of 1.5 goals a game. Furthermore, they fought their way to three clean sheets in this run.

Chicago Fire FC are currently not the most scoring team in the Major League Soccer, as they only found the back of the net nine times in ten matches. This is an average of just 0.9 goals a game in which they conceded 19 times, an average of 1.9 per game. They managed two clean sheets in of these.

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Houston Dynamo FC Form

Houston Dynamo FC lost two of their last three matches, as they went down 1-0 in a meeting with Seattle Sounders FC. They replied by beating LA Galaxy 0-3, before losing again, this time 2-1 against Orlando City. Houston Dynamo FC claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the Major League Soccer. They also drew two and lost two, scored eight goals and conceded seven.

Chicago Fire FC Form

Chicago Fire FC collected one win from their last three matches, as FC Cincinnati won by 1-2. New York City FC were too strong as well, winning 1-0, before Chicago Fire FC won 1-0 against DC United. Chicago Fire FC came through their last six away games in the Major League Soccer without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew one and lost five in which, they were outscored by 15 goals to six.

Houston Dynamo FC won four points from their last four encounters with teams from the bottom six, like their upcoming opponent. They won once, scored four and let in six goals. Chicago Fire FC claimed three wins from eight goals scored and four conceded in the previous four encounters with opponents from the bottom six of the Major League Soccer. This earned them a total of nine points.

Both Houston Dynamo FC and visitors Chicago Fire FC seem to struggle just a wee bit much right now, with keeping a clean sheet. We go out on a limb here and suggest that, both teams will find the back of the net.

Houston Dynamo FC vs Chicago Fire FC Stats

  • Houston Dynamo FC have not lost 8 of the last 10 home matches
  • Houston Dynamo FC have lost the last 3 matches in a row
  • Houston Dynamo FC have scored in 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Houston Dynamo FC have not won the last 3 matches in a row
  • Houston Dynamo FC have conceded in the last 3 matches in a row
  • Chicago Fire FC have not won 14 of the last 16 away matches
  • Chicago Fire FC have not won 11 of the last 12 matches
  • Chicago Fire FC have conceded in 14 of the last 16 away matches
  • Chicago Fire FC have lost 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Chicago Fire FC have lost 5 of the last 6 away matches

Houston Dynamo FC vs Chicago Fire FC Team News

Houston Dynamo FC vs Chicago Fire FC H2H

Chicago Fire FC ended up winning 4-0 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Houston Dynamo FC enter the match against Chicago Fire FC with a 3-3-4 record in their previous ten encounters. A win rate of 30%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

In the past ten matches between home side Houston Dynamo FC and Chicago Fire FC both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.75.

Houston Dynamo FC vs Chicago Fire FC Betting Tips

While only scoring two goals in his last six outings for Houston Dynamo FC, Carlos Ferreira has been good for them over the course of the season with six goals to his name so far. He should be highly motivated to expand of his tally against Chicago Fire FC, and he looks well worth a place in an accumulator on Sunday, depending on your betting strategy.

In their last 10 matches at PNC Stadium across all tournaments Houston Dynamo FC won five times, drew three and lost two times. Chicago Fire FC claimed one wins, two draw and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. Houston Dynamo FC should go full-on attack at PNC Stadium, as Chicago Fire FC don't have the best record, when it comes to conceding. They managed just four clean sheets in their 10 most recent away matches. The hosts claimed two clean sheets in their last 10 matches at home.

In the last ten encounters between Houston Dynamo FC and Chicago Fire FC over 2.5 goals came out four times, as Houston Dynamo FC averaged 1.2 goals a game. Chicago Fire FC scored an average of 1.3 goals in these, while both teams scored five times. Houston Dynamo FC scored an average of one goals in their last ten matches in which over 2.5 goals happened six times. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.5 times in those matches.