Minnesota United FC hosts the Portland Timbers in Western Conference action
Portland Timbers (6-6-1) vs. Minnesota United FC (5-5-3)
St. Paul, Minnesota; Saturday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Minnesota United FC hosts the Portland Timbers in conference play.
Minnesota United FC went 9-5-7 overall and 5-1-3 at home during the 2020 season. Minnesota United FC averaged 2.4 goals on 6.4 shots on goal per game last season.
The Timbers went 11-6-6 overall in the 2020 season while going 5-2-4 on the road. Portland scored 55 goals a season ago, averaging 2.4 per game.
The teams match up Saturday for the second time this season. Minnesota United FC won the last meeting 1-0.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Minnesota United FC: Ramon Abila, Michael Boxall (injured), Dayne St Clair.
Portland: Jeff Attinella (injured), Claudio Bravo, Andy Polo (injured), Jaroslaw Niezgoda (injured), Dario Zuparic, Ismaila Jome (injured), Eryk Williamson.