Minnesota United vs Colorado Rapids Match Preview and Prediction
Coming up on Monday morning (UK time), in a Major League Soccer fixture, Minnesota United will take on Colorado Rapids at Allianz Field with a 12:30am kick-off.
FreeSports and Sky Sports Football will broadcast this one in the UK.
The following sections break down the reasons for the tip in this match.
The tip given in this match preview is a non-premium one; the latest prices will be hard to beat this occasion. Read on for Frog's break-down.
Betting Odds for Minnesota United vs Colorado Rapids
At time of writing, Minnesota United can be backed at 2.23 with marathonbet. The draw is 3.9 with ggbet and Colorado Rapids are 3.0 with bwin.
Head To Head
In the most recent match-up, Minnesota United played Colorado Rapids last month; it was a Major League Soccer clash. The winners at the final whistle were Minnesota United - winning with a winning margin of 2-1.
Over the last decade, these sides have faced-off 8 times. Minnesota United have won in 3 of these match-ups. And Colorado Rapids have won 3 times. There have been 2 draws.
In their matches to date, there has been an average of 2.63 goals per game. Minnesota United have scored an average of 1.25 and their opponents, Colorado Rapids have scored an average of 1.38 each time they've met.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 37% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 37% of these matches.
Minnesota United have 22 points in The Major League Soccer, putting them in 14th place.
There have been 23 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 10 wins; 7 draws; and 6 losses. This recent form puts Minnesota United on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 43%-30%-26%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.74 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.26.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 62% (5 wins) from the latest 8 home fixtures. 25% (2) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 12% (1) being a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 2.13 times when at home in this same period; they have conceded 0.88.
As far as their recent activity goes, both home and away, they have a total of 13 goals in their last ten matches; they have won 4 of these matches. There have been 4 occasions when both Minnesota United and their opponents have scored; and there have been 5 matches with three goals or more.
And they have scored in their last 4 matches.
The away team has 21 points in the Major League Soccer, which puts them in 15th place.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 18 matches. They have 8 wins; 4 draws; and 6 losses. This gives Colorado Rapids a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 44%-22%-33%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.83 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.56.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 45% (5 wins) from the most recent 11 away fixtures. 9% (1) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 45% (5) resulting in a loss when they are the away team.
While playing away from home over this recent year, their average number of goals scored is 1.64 and they have conceded 1.64 on average.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 21 goals in their last ten matches; 6 of these matches have been wins. Of those ten matches, 5 of them have seen both sides score; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 in the last ten.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 4 matches.
Frog's betting tip for Minnesota United vs Colorado Rapids
Frog thinks this could be a tight affair and can see a stalemate when these sides meet on this occasion. The draw is best priced with ggbet at odds of 3.9. This tip has a low confidence rating.