Orlando City ended up winning 2-1 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals.
With both Orlando City and DC United coming off disappointing defeats in their previous outing, we could be in for a cautious battle. Both will be eager to get back to winning ways sooner rather than later.
Orlando City go into their next Major League Soccer match, averaging a humble 1.2 goals per game in their last ten matches, in which they scored a mundane 12 times, while conceding 16 goals. That amounts to an average of 1.6 per game, where they kept their opponents from scoring two times.
DC United hit the target 13 times in the last ten outings, which creates an average of 1.3 goals a game. They conceded 2.2 goals per match for a total of 22 goals, while claiming one clean sheets as well.
Orlando City vs DC United Preview
Consistency has not been a trademark for Orlando City recently, and their last three matches first saw them sharing the points in a 1-1 draw with New England Revolution. This was followed by a 2-1 win against Houston Dynamo FC, before they lost 1-0 against FC Cincinnati. In their last six Major League Soccer home matches, Orlando City have three wins, while they've drawn zero and lost three. They scored eight and conceded 12 goals.
DC United lost their previous three matches by 4-1 against New York Red Bulls, 1-0 against Chicago Fire FC and 1-3 against Nashville SC. DC United managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Major League Soccer. On top of winning once they also drew one as well as losing four, while scoring 12 time and letting in five.
DC United are among the three worst away teams in the Major League Soccer this season, regarding goals scored. They managed a measly five goals at this point, while also conceding 12.
Orlando City scored nine goals and conceded three in their last seven games against teams from the bottom half of the Major League Soccer table. They collected 17 points and five victories. DC United scored eight goals and conceded 14 in their last six encounters with teams in the top half of the Major League Soccer. This lead to two wins and six points.
DC United and Orlando City seem to find it tough getting their defensively lines in order, as they both concede too many goals. We hope the trend continues this coming Monday, as we aim for both teams to score.
Orlando City vs DC United Stats
- Orlando City have scored in 25 of the last 27 home matches
- In 8 of the last 10 matches Orlando City played, both teams scored
- In 8 of the last 10 home matches Orlando City played, both teams scored
- Orlando City have scored in 16 of the last 18 matches
- Orlando City have conceded in 15 of the last 17 home matches
- DC United have conceded in 13 of the last 15 away matches
- DC United have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
- DC United have not won the last 7 matches in a row
- DC United have lost the last 3 matches in a row
- DC United have not won the last 4 away matches in a row
Orlando City vs DC United Team News
Orlando City vs DC United H2H
The last time these two teams faced off against each other, Orlando City came away as 2-1 winners. Orlando City enter the match against DC United with a 5-1-4 record in their previous ten encounters. A win rate of 50%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
Betting on both teams to score in recent matches between Orlando City and DC United would have made you a decent profit. Both teams found their way to the goal seven times in their previous ten matches. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.66 with the bookies.
Orlando City vs DC United Betting Tips
Ola Kamara shows decent form right now for DC United, as he scored two goals in his last six games in the Major League Soccer. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Orlando City, who are strong favourites on Monday. Siding with Ercan Kara also look a nice prospect as he scored four goals in his last six Major League Soccer matches.
Orlando City claimed seven wins in their previous 10 matches at Exploria Stadium across all tournaments. They lost three as well, while visitors DC United won three of their last 10 away matches. They drew one and lost six. Orlando City hammered in the opening goal six times in their last 10 matches played in front of their usually euphoric crowd at Exploria Stadium. DC United were first off the mark in five of their 10 most recent away games.
Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Orlando City managed an average of 1.6 goals, with DC United averaging 1.5 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet seven times in this run of matches. Orlando City saw over 2.5 goals in seven of their last ten matches across the tournaments, as they scored an average of 2.2 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.1 times in those matches.