Stadium: Q2 Stadium.
The meeting between Austin and Portland Timbers will take place on Thursday night. We’ll take a look at how the opponents are doing and give our advice on what to bet on.
Austin’s current form
Austin are one of the underdogs of the Western Conference. In 11 games in their first MLS season, the club has scored ten points, which has placed them only 12th in the table. Austin only had two wins, with their last one coming eight games ago. In the past, the team had shared points with Columbus (0-0).
Portland Timbers’ current form
The Portland Timbers, on the other hand, can be classified as a strong mid-tier side in the MLS. This team is seventh in the West table and are still in the play-off zone. The Portland Timbers have 13 points, the same number as eighth place Real Salt Lake, who have also played one game less. After a 2-1 draw with the Houston Dynamo, the team lost 0-1 to Minnesota.
Expert Betting Tips
Austin are showing terrible results and can’t win eight games in a row, while Portland Timbers are winning occasionally. For some reason, the bookmakers see the home side as the favourite and overstate the odds on the visitors. We can and should take advantage of that. We believe that Portland Timbers will not lose.
- Portland Timbers to win or draw for 1.33;
- Portland Timbers to win with a handicap (0) for 2.51;
- Portland Timbers to win for 3.34.