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There’s MLS action on Wednesday when Charlotte FC play D.C. United.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Charlotte FC v D.C. United, scroll down (including the best match odds).
Charlotte FC will want to continue from where they left off last time out with a 3-0 MLS triumph against D.C. United.
In that match, Charlotte FC managed 56% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. For Charlotte FC, the scorers were Karol Świderski (64') and Quinn McNeill (67'). At the other end, D.C. United had 9 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Steve Birnbaum (13' Own goal) was the scorer for D.C. United.
It’s not been often in recent times that Charlotte FC have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that Charlotte FC have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 10 goals in the process.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring D.C. United, at least three goals have been hit. The average number of goals per match during that spell is 4.67, with the number of goals averaged by D.C. United coming out as 1.5. That pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward here, of course.
Head to head
The last league clash between these clubs was MLS match day 1 on 26/02/2022 when the final score was D.C. United 3-0 Charlotte FC.
That day, D.C. United managed 47% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. Goals were scored by Michael Estrada (37', 45') and Ola Kamara (65').
Charlotte FC got 11 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target.
The referee was Victor Rivas.
Team News: Charlotte FC
Vinicius Mello (Foot Injury) and Adam Armour (Meniscal Injury) are not available for Charlotte FC boss Christian Lattanzio.
Team News: D.C. United
D.C. United manager Wayne Rooney has to choose a team with limited availability. Adrien Pérez (Fractured Foot), Bill Hamid (Finger Injury) and Brad Smith (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) miss out here.
We’re of the view that D.C. United certainly have the ability to score against this Charlotte FC side, but it is unlikely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We can see a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for Charlotte FC after the 90. Could easily see this go either way.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Bank of America Stadium (75,412)
Captain: Christian Fuchs
Chairman: Nick Kelly
Manager: Christian Lattanzio
Competitions: MLS (Parent), MLS (Eastern Conference)