Minnesota United vs Philadelphia Union MLS Betting Prediction

Minnesota United vs Philadelphia Union Prediction 3/30/2024

Minnesota United (3-0-1) travel to face off against Philadelphia Union (1-0-3) on Saturday, March 30th. This match will be played at Subaru Park in Chester, PA. Both club’s come into this one having won their previous match. The match starts at 2:00 PM ET.

Minnesota United vs Philadelphia Union

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Minnesota United Is Coming Off A Win

Minnesota United hosted Los Angeles FC in their last match, coming away with a 2-0 win. The money line payout for Minnesota United was +195, and the two combined goals fell short of the over/under goal line of 2.5 goals.

Minnesota United’s attack took a total of nine shots, three of which were on target. They scored on both of these attempts, with Robin Lod and Bongokuhle Hlongwane each finding the net on their only shot.

Dayne St. Clair played the entire match at keeper for Minnesota United, making two saves and not allowing a goal. This marked his second straight clean sheet, and he now has a total of three clean sheets on the year.

Minnesota United heads into this match against the Philadelphia Union with a 3-0-1 record, putting them in first place in the Western Conference. They have won two straight matches and have yet to lose on the road this season. Overall, they have been the underdog in all four of their matches, going 3-0-1. After this match, they will return home to take on Real Salt Lake on Sunday, April 7th.

Philadelphia Union Is Coming Off A Win

The Philadelphia Union will be looking to build off their 3-1 win over the Portland Timbers. This win came on the road and despite the over/under line being just 0.5 goals, which was slightly in favor of the offensive attack.

Philadelphia’s offense took a total of 15 shots, seven of which were on goal. The attack was led by Julián Carranza, who scored two times on his two total shots and took one corner kick. Quinn Sullivan scored the other goal for the club.

Oliver Semmle finished with five saves and allowed just one goal. Overall, the Timbers took 18 shots, and six of these shots were on target. The Union’s defense had a total of 14 interceptions while blocking two shots.

Through four matches, the Philadelphia Union have yet to lose, but they also have just one win, putting them in 9th place in the Eastern Conference. Their only win came in their last match, a 3-1 victory over the Portland Timbers. Overall, they are 1-0-3, with their only other win coming against Austin FC. After this match, they will hit the road for a match against Nashville SC on April 7th.

Minnesota United Offense Breakdown

Minnesota United has been one of the more potent offenses in the MLS this season, ranking 5th in goals scored at 2.0 per match. Robin Lod has been their top scorer, finding the back of the net twice, which is 15th in the league. Teemu Pukki has also been a key contributor, leading the team in shots on goal and ranking 17th in goals scored. Tani Oluwaseyi has been the team’s top playmaker, ranking 16th in assists and 2nd on the team in goals scored.

Philadelphia Union Offense Breakdown

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The Philadelphia Union’s offense has been one of the most potent in the MLS this season, averaging 2.0 goals per match, which is fourth in the league. Dániel Gazdag has been their top scorer, finding the back of the net twice, which is 23rd in the MLS. Julián Carranza has also been a key contributor, leading the team in shots on goal and is 18th in the league in that category. Mikael Uhre has been the team’s top playmaker, leading the Union in assists and is 20th in the MLS in goals scored.

Minnesota United Defense Breakdown

Minnesota United’s defense has been solid this season, allowing just 1.0 goals per match, which is 7th in the MLS. They are also 19th in blocked shots and 1st in interceptions. They have given up just four goals over their last four matches, including a clean sheet against Los Angeles FC. Dayne St. Clair has just one clean sheet this season and is 17th in saves.

Philadelphia Union Defense Breakdown

Heading into their match against the Minnesota United, the Philadelphia Union’s defense is currently 15th in the MLS, allowing 1.5 goals per match. They are also 22nd in blocked shots and 19th in interceptions. Oliver Semmle has started three matches in goal for the Union, and he is currently 14th in the MLS with 13 saves. However, he has yet to record a clean sheet this season. Over their last four matches, the Union’s defense has given up an average of 1.5 goals per match.

Minnesota United vs Philadelphia Union Prediction

Our projections have this MLS matchup between Minnesota United and Philadelphia Union ending in a 1-1 draw, with the payout for that outcome currently sitting at +300. Looking at the numbers, both clubs are in the top 10 in terms of shooting percentage, but have been average in terms of goals allowed. Our projections have Philadelphia getting off more shots on goal, but Minnesota United is one of the top teams in the league in interceptions.

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