Portland Timbers will host Seattle Sounders in the fourth round of the new 2021 MLS season today, May 9, 2021, at 3:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the game.
This will be their jubilee 38th MLS meeting. There is no favorite in head-to-head games, as both Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders have celebrated a victory on 15 occasions so far, while the remaining seven games have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on October 23, 2020, and it ended in a 1-1 draw at the Lumen Field in Seattle. It promises to be a more exciting clash as they meet for the first time in the 2021 MLS season.
Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders: Match Information
Date: Sunday, May 9, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM (ET)
Location: Providence Park, Portland
Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders: Times by State in the US
ET: 3:00 PM
CT: 2:00 PM
MT: 1:00 PM
PT: 12:00 PM
Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders: Storylines
In their last three games, Portland Timbers have managed only one victory, over Houston Dynamo. In addition, they have two defeats, against Vancouver Whitecaps and FC Dallas. Meanwhile, Seattle Sounders have two wins, over Minnesota and Los Angeles Galaxy, and a draw with LAFC in their last three MLS fixtures.
The Timbers currently sit in 12th place on the Western Conference table with three points in three games. On the other hand, the Sounders are placed in second place with seven points in three matches so far.
These opponents have a 13-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to May 10, 2007, and it ended in a thriller 2-2 draw. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go home with the first three points in Round 4.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders in the U.S.
The 2021 MLS Round 4 game between Portland Timbers and Seattle Sounders, to be played on Sunday, at the Providence Park in Portland, will be broadcasted on ESPN Deportes+, ESPN Deportes, ABC, ABC App, ESPN3, SiriusXM FC in the United States.
Portland Timbers vs Seattle Sounders: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of the Seattle Sounders. FanDuel see them as the slight favorites to claim their third win this season and they have given them +130 odds. The home side Portland Timbers, meanwhile, have +180 odds, while a tie would result in a +230 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel