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Sporting KC vs Austin betting preview

A home win is expected from this fixture if the league table is anything to judge by. The Sporting KC fans are optimistic that the difference between 2nd and Austin's 11th place in the table will show on the pitch.

Insights:
  • Sporting KC have the most scored goals (15) in Major League Soccer
  • Austin have the fewest scored goals (5) in Major League Soccer
Best bookmaker betting odds:

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

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Sporting KC form and stats

3-1-0 (win-draw-lost) are the Major League Soccer numbers at home for Sporting KC, who have the most scored goals (15) in Major League Soccer, so far this season. It’s been three wins in a row for Sporting KC here at Children's Mercy Park, hoping to make this one the fourth consecutive victory.

A nice win for Sporting KC last time playing, versus Houston Dynamo. That was also a home game and the match ended 3-2 with Alan Pulido, Gadi Kinda and Gianluca Busio scoring for the victors. Midfielder Gianluca Busio was the best player on the team with a rating of 8.2 (out of ten) in that game. Busio scored one goal, served one assist, hit three key passes and had 72 successful passes (of 79 total).

Before that match, a win away at SJ Earthquakes.

The Sporting KC manager P. Vermes has got the team scoring with 9 from 4 home games in the league. Sporting KC's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 4 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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Austin form and stats

Austin, who have the fewest scored goals (5) in Major League Soccer, have only collected 7 points from their away games in the Major League Soccer, after 2-1-4 (7 played).

Austin are looking to quickly end their 353 minutes long goal drought in the Major League Soccer.

It's another away game for the visitors, as they travelled to Seattle Sounders (placed 1st) in their previous outing. The Major League Soccer match ended in a draw 0-0. Brad Stuver (goalkeeper) was the best performer with a rating of 7.63. Stuver stopped the opponent with two saves and topped it up with a clean sheet.

Preceding that game, the 0-1 loss visiting Nashville SC's place.

The visitors have scored 5 goals from 7 away games in the league, an average of less than one per game. 8 goals have been conceded by Austin in these games.

Head 2 Head

The two sides played each other earlier this season: Sporting KC - Austin 2-1.

Top Goalscorers

Sporting KCG. Kinda
G. Kinda
3 goals
Sporting KCD. Salloi
D. Salloi
3 goals

Sporting KC missing players

Austin missing players

Competition: USA Major League Soccer
Competition: Sat 12.June
Match begins: 19:00 (UTC)
Venue: Children's Mercy Park (18467 seats)
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Seattle Sounders 8 5 3 0 14 3 5 3 2 0 10 1 3 2 1 0 4 2 11 18
2 Sporting KC 8 5 1 2 15 10 4 3 1 0 9 4 4 2 0 2 6 6 5 16
3 LA Galaxy 7 5 0 2 11 11 4 4 0 0 8 3 3 1 0 2 3 8 0 15
4 Colorado Rapids 7 4 1 2 12 8 4 3 0 1 10 6 3 1 1 1 2 2 4 13
5 Houston Dynamo 8 3 2 3 11 12 4 3 1 0 6 3 4 0 1 3 5 9 -1 11
6 Real Salt Lake 6 2 3 1 9 7 4 1 2 1 5 4 2 1 1 0 4 3 2 9
7 SJ Earthquakes 8 3 0 5 11 12 5 2 0 3 8 8 3 1 0 2 3 4 -1 9
8 Portland Timbers 7 3 0 4 9 11 3 2 0 1 6 3 4 1 0 3 3 8 -2 9
9 Los Angeles FC 7 2 2 3 8 9 4 2 1 1 6 4 3 0 1 2 2 5 -1 8
10 Vancouver Whitecaps 7 2 1 4 6 9 3 2 0 1 3 1 4 0 1 3 3 8 -3 7
11 Austin 7 2 1 4 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 1 4 5 8 -3 7
12 Minnesota United 7 2 1 4 6 11 4 2 0 2 3 3 3 0 1 2 3 8 -5 7
13 Dallas 7 1 3 3 8 11 4 1 3 0 7 4 3 0 0 3 1 7 -3 6

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Seattle Sounders 8 5 3 0 14 3 5 3 2 0 10 1 3 2 1 0 4 2 11 18
2 Sporting KC 8 5 1 2 15 10 4 3 1 0 9 4 4 2 0 2 6 6 5 16
3 LA Galaxy 7 5 0 2 11 11 4 4 0 0 8 3 3 1 0 2 3 8 0 15
4 Colorado Rapids 7 4 1 2 12 8 4 3 0 1 10 6 3 1 1 1 2 2 4 13
5 Houston Dynamo 8 3 2 3 11 12 4 3 1 0 6 3 4 0 1 3 5 9 -1 11
6 Real Salt Lake 6 2 3 1 9 7 4 1 2 1 5 4 2 1 1 0 4 3 2 9
7 SJ Earthquakes 8 3 0 5 11 12 5 2 0 3 8 8 3 1 0 2 3 4 -1 9
8 Portland Timbers 7 3 0 4 9 11 3 2 0 1 6 3 4 1 0 3 3 8 -2 9
9 Los Angeles FC 7 2 2 3 8 9 4 2 1 1 6 4 3 0 1 2 2 5 -1 8
10 Vancouver Whitecaps 7 2 1 4 6 9 3 2 0 1 3 1 4 0 1 3 3 8 -3 7
11 Austin 7 2 1 4 5 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 1 4 5 8 -3 7
12 Minnesota United 7 2 1 4 6 11 4 2 0 2 3 3 3 0 1 2 3 8 -5 7
13 Dallas 7 1 3 3 8 11 4 1 3 0 7 4 3 0 0 3 1 7 -3 6

Sporting KC Austin
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
8 4 1 Played P 3 7 7
5 3 1 Won W 1 2 2
1 1 0 Drew D 1 1 1
2 0 0 Lost L 1 4 4
15 9 3 Scored S 3 5 5
10 4 0 Conceded C 3 8 8
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 67% 86% 86%
88% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 67% 57% 57%
75% 75% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 33% 29% 29%
38% 25% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 14% 14%
12% 25% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
75% 75% 0% BTTS BTTS 33% 29% 29%
12% 25% 100% Clean Sheets C S 33% 29% 29%
12% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 67% 57% 57%
 
7.4 9 8 Corners for (avg) C F 5 5.6 5.6
3.5 2.8 2 Corners against (avg) C A 7.7 7.7 7.7
1.2 1.8 3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 1.4 1.4
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 1 1
 
14.9 19.8 26 Shots (avg) S ( 13.3 12.7 12.7
5.5 7 8 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3.7 3.3 3.3
34% 32% 38% Goal Efficiency G E 27% 22% 22%
Key stats in Major League Soccer this season:
  • All of Sporting KC's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Austin have the fewest scored goals (5) in Major League Soccer
  • Sporting KC have not yet lost a game at home.
  • Sporting KC have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded at home.
  • Sporting KC have scored in all their home matches so far.
  • Sporting KC have scored more than double the goals of Austin.
  • Sporting KC have the most points from losing position (12) in Major League Soccer
  • Sporting KC have the most scored goals (15) in Major League Soccer
  • Sporting KC have won at least twice as many corners as they have conceded.
  • Sporting KC have won significantly more corners at home than away.
  • Sporting KC haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

Bookie Sporting KC Draw Austin

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Major League Soccer (often known simply as MLS) is the top level of football (soccer) in the United States and Canada. MLS has 24 teams divided into two conferences, Eastern and Western. Each team play 34 fixtures to decide a league table champion. The top fourteen teams then compete in playoff to crown a MLS Cup champion.