Seattle Sounders FC take on Sporting Kansas City for a match in the Major League Soccer this coming Saturday at Lumen Field. The last time the pair played each other, Sporting Kansas City came out the other side as 1-2 winners.
Seattle Sounders FC are out to avenge a disappointing loss against Sporting Kansas City in their most recent meeting. According to the bookmakers, payback for the home side looks a likely scenario.
Seattle Sounders FC scored 16 while allowing 12 goals against in the past ten matches. They claimed two clean sheets on the way.
Sporting Kansas City managed a bearable 11 goals from their past ten games, creating an average of 1.1 goals per game. They conceded 18 goals in total, and while claiming two clean sheets, they conceded 1.8 goals an average per game.
Seattle Sounders FC vs Sporting Kansas City Preview
Seattle Sounders FC Form
In their last three matches, Seattle Sounders FC lost 1-0 against Colorado Rapids, won 4-0 against Vancouver Whitecaps, before drawing 1-1 against Los Angeles FC. Seattle Sounders FC won four of their past six matches on home soil in the Major League Soccer, where they also drew one and lost one. They scored 24 goals and conceded six times.
Sporting Kansas City Form
In their last three matches, Sporting Kansas City lost against Vancouver Whitecaps and New England Revolution by 0-1 and 1-2, respectively, and beat Nashville SC by 1-2. Sporting Kansas City only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Major League Soccer. In these six matches they drew two and lost three as well as being outscored by 13 goals to six.
Sporting Kansas City proved themselves generous visitors in the Major League Soccer this season, as they conceded an astonishing 21 goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.
Head-to-head encounters tend to bring out the best in both sides, and we fully expect the trend to continue, when Seattle Sounders FC renew Sporting Kansas City their acquaintance.
Seattle Sounders FC vs Sporting Kansas City Stats
- Seattle Sounders FC have scored in 16 of the last 18 home matches
- Seattle Sounders FC have not lost 8 of the last 10 home matches
- In 4 of the last 5 home matches Seattle Sounders FC played, both teams scored
- Seattle Sounders FC have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
- Seattle Sounders FC have not lost 5 of the last 6 matches
- Sporting Kansas City have not won the last 10 away matches in a row
- Sporting Kansas City have conceded in 13 of the last 14 away matches
- In 6 of the last 7 matches Sporting Kansas City played, both teams scored
- Sporting Kansas City have lost 8 of the last 10 away matches
- Sporting Kansas City have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
Seattle Sounders FC vs Sporting Kansas City Team News
Seattle Sounders FC vs Sporting Kansas City H2H
The last time these two teams squared up, Sporting Kansas City ran out 1-2 winners. Seattle Sounders FC have a 40% win rate in the against Sporting Kansas City, who won five of these matches. The total record reads 4-1-5, which is worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.
As both teams found their way to the goal seven times in their previous ten matches, betting on BTTS naturally would have been profitable. Odds on both teams finding the back of the net are best priced at 1.80 with the bookies.
Seattle Sounders FC vs Sporting Kansas City Betting Tips
Raul Ruidiaz look like value in the goal scoring market with five strikes to his name in six Major League Soccer matches. The visitors are crossing their fingers Johnny Russell adds to his three Major League Soccer goals come this coming Saturday.
Seattle Sounders FC collected seven wins, drew one and lost two in the 10 most games across all tournaments at Lumen Field. Sporting Kansas City won one of their previous 10 away, drew two and lost seven times. Seattle Sounders FC pulled off one clean sheets in their last 10 matches Lumen Field, whereas Sporting Kansas City claimed three clean sheets in their last 10 away matches.
There were more than three goals scored five times in the past ten encounters between Seattle Sounders FC and Sporting Kansas City, with the former averaging 1.5 goals a game. Sporting Kansas City scored 1.8 goals per game, while both teams to score paid out seven times in this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Seattle Sounders FC’s last ten matches across the tournaments. They pulled off an average of 2.7 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the visitor's last ten games this season. On average, they scored 1.6 times in those matches.