Match Time: 10/8/2020 07:30 Thursday（GMT+8）
Coming up on Thursday morning (UK time), New England will welcome Toronto at Gillette Stadium with a 12:30am kick-off. This is a Major League Soccer game.
Head To Head
First up, Frog wants to highlight that New England played Toronto in July for a Major League Soccer match. The match was a draw, with a final score of 0-0.
Over the last decade, these sides have played 23 times. New England have emerged victorious in 9 of the match-ups when they've met. Their opponents, Toronto have won 6 times. A stalemate has occurred 8 times.
When these sides meet, there has been an average of 2.74 goals in this particular clash. New England score an average of 1.48; Toronto score an average of 1.26.
Looking at the match-up in terms of combined Home and Away performance, whichever side has been at home has won 39% of these matches and the visitors have won 26% of the time.
Right now New England have 16 points in Major League Soccer, putting them in 8th place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 19 matches. They have 5 wins; 7 draws; and 7 losses. This gives New England a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 26%-36%-36%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 0.89 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.0.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 14% (1 wins) in their 7 home fixtures. 71% (5) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 14% (1) being a loss.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 0.71. They have conceded 0.71 on average.
They have not felt defeat in their last 4 matches.
The away team has 22 points in the Major League Soccer, putting them in 1st place.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 22 matches. They have 13 wins; 4 draws; and 5 losses. This gives Toronto a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 59%-18%-22%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.59 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.23.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 58% (7 wins). There have been 12 away fixtures. 16% (2) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 25% (3) resulting in a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.83 times when away in this last year and they have conceded 1.67.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have scored a total of 17 goals in their last ten matches - 7 of these matches have been wins for them. Of these ten games, 5 of them have seen both sides score. There have been 6 matches with three goals or more.
And they have scored in each of their last 6 matches.
Ultimately, there is no compelling reason to make this side the value play for this match. Frog would want a bigger price in order to make them the pick.
New England VS Toronto