The Seattle Sounders are one of the MLS’ most successful sides. Four US Open Cups, two MLS Cups, one Supporters’ Shield, and now a historic CONCACAF Champions League title, Brian Schmetzer’s side also have the honor of qualifying for the postseason playoffs in all twelve of their seasons in their history. However, this record looks like it could be in serious jeopardy in 2022, with the team out of the playoff positions and running out of games to bag more points. Check out SinkorSwimSports as we present the latest MLS 2022 odds and predictions for Seattle Sounders vs Cincinnati in what is shaping up to be a must-win fixture for both sides.
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The Sounders have been playing catch up all season, prioritizing the CONCACAF Champions League run over their MLS 2022 schedule, with the side struggling for much in the way of consistency even after their win over Pumas. 12 wins and 16 losses leave the side 10th in the Western Conference, six points behind Minnesota with a game in hand.
FC Cincinnati have finished rock bottom of the overall MLS table every season they’ve been in the division, but have looked inspired in 2022 under Pat Noonan. Playing at the TQL Stadium for just the second season, the former Philadelphia assistant has overseen 1.45 points per game to occupy 6th in the Eastern Conference. 3 Points with three games left of the season between Cincy and their first playoff appearance currently.
Seattle Sounders vs FC Cincinnati Match Information
Location: Lumen Field, Seattle, Washington
Where To Watch: MLS LIVE on ESPN+, MLS LIVE on DAZN, FOX 13+, STAR 64
Last Meeting: Seattle Sounders 4-1 FC Cincinnati (March 2, 2019)
Seattle Sounders vs Cincinnati Head To Head Record
The Sounders and Cincy have only ever met once, with Seattle winning 4-1 in what was the visitors’ inaugural match in Major League Soccer. Leonardo Bertone bagged the opener for Cincy, whilst Jordan Morris scored a brace that game (one of five multi-goal games in his career), either side of goals from Kelvin Leerdam and Raul Ruidiaz.
Seattle Sounders vs FC Cincinnati Predictions
In our latest MLS betting markets over at BetUS, Seattle Sounders have been backed for the win here. The side are priced at +120, with FC Cincinnati available at +195 and a draw at +260. Brian Schmetzer’s side undoubtedly need the points more than their opponents and will look to take advantage of their home advantage here. With this being the last chance saloon for the boys in green, amp up the excitement with a 125% sign-up bonus over at BetUS.
The 2022 MLS is averaging 2.76 goals per match this season, and you can get odds on Seattle Sounders to win and both teams to score at +260.
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