Match Time: 10/8/2020 07:30 Thursday（GMT+8）
Montreal Impact will go to MAPFRE Stadium to do battle with Columbus Crew on Thursday 8 October. The kick-off time is 12:30am (UK) for this Major League Soccer clash.
Head To Head
To kick this preview off, Frog draws attention to their recent match. Columbus Crew played Montreal Impact in 2019 in a Major League Soccer fixture. The winners at the final whistle were Columbus Crew - winning with a score of 2-1.
Looking back over the last decade, these two sides have met a total of 22 times. Columbus Crew have won in 11 of them. Montreal Impact have won 8 of them. The other 3 matches ended in a draw.
Overall there has been an average of 3.0 goals per game. Columbus Crew score an average of 1.55 and Montreal Impact score an average of 1.45 each time they've met.
In terms of home advantage in this match-up, whichever team has been at their home ground has won 50% of the time. The visiting side has won 36% of the matches in this head-to-head.
Columbus Crew have 18 points in the Major League Soccer which puts them in 6th place.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 21 matches. They have 12 wins; 5 draws; and 4 losses. This gives Columbus Crew a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 57%-23%-19%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.57 times per match, on average, while conceding 0.76.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 90% (9 wins) in their 10 home fixtures. 10% (1) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 0% (0) being a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 1.8 goals when playing at home in this last year; they have conceded 0.2.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have a total of 16 goals in their last ten matches - 5 of these matches have been wins for them. In terms of the BTTS, 4 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored; and there have been 6 matches with over 2.5 goals. And they have scored in their last 7 matches.
Ahead of this one, Montreal Impact have 10 points in the Major League Soccer, putting them in 19th place.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 23 matches. They have 6 wins; 4 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Montreal Impact a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 26%-17%-56%.
During this recent year, they average 1.22 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.61.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 18% (2 wins) from 11 away fixtures. 18% (2) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 63% (7) being a loss when they are the away team.
On average they have scored 1.09 goals when playing away in this period and they have conceded 1.82.
In recent form, they have a total of 14 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 30%. Regarding the BTTS count, 7 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 7 from their last ten.
They have scored in their last 8 matches.
Columbus Crew VS Montreal Impact