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FC Dallas vs. Portland Timbers 11/22/2020 MLS Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

FC Dallas encounters Portland Timbers on 11/22/2020 at 10:00PM

Portland Timbers meets FC Dallas in a regular season match. FC Dallas with a record of 9-7-6 this season comes into this game with a 2-3-5 record on the road. Portland Timbers is 11-6-6 this season and is 6-2-4 at home.

The FC Dallas Roster

The Players to Watch for the FC Dallas

Michael Barrios FW

Michael Barrios has 35 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Michael Barrios was ranked #221 in shots attempted this season. Michael Barrios has 8 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Michael Barrios was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season.

Michael Barrios has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Michael Barrios was ranked #250 in goals this season. Michael Barrios has 3 assists this season. Michael Barrios was ranked #58 in assists this season in MLS League.

Michael Barrios has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Michael Barrios has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 26 fouls this season in MLS action.

Thiago dos Santos MF

Thiago dos Santos has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Thiago dos Santos was ranked #72 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Thiago dos Santos had 0 shots on target this season. He was ranked #596 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Thiago dos Santos has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Thiago dos Santos was ranked #510 in goals this season. Thiago dos Santos has 0 assists this season. Thiago dos Santos was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Thiago dos Santos has 8 Yellow Cards this season. Thiago dos Santos has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 41 fouls this season. He has drawn 47 fouls this season in MLS action.

Ryan Hollingshead DF

As a shooter, Ryan Hollingshead had 31 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #238 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ryan Hollingshead had 12 shots on target this season. He was ranked #357 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Ryan Hollingshead had 4 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #56 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Ryan Hollingshead had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Ryan Hollingshead was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Ryan Hollingshead has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Hollingshead has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 24 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in MLS action.

Jesus Ferreira MF,FW

Jesus Ferreira has 20 shots fired this season. Jesus Ferreira was ranked #347 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Jesus Ferreira has 9 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Jesus Ferreira was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season.

Jesus Ferreira has 1 goals scored this season. Jesus Ferreira was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. Jesus Ferreira has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Jesus Ferreira was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Jesus Ferreira has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Jesus Ferreira has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in MLS action.

Matt Hedges DF

As a shooter, Matt Hedges had 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Matt Hedges was ranked #72 in shots attempted this season. Matt Hedges has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Matt Hedges had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Matt Hedges was ranked #510 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his FC Dallas teammates, Matt Hedges had 0 assists this season. Matt Hedges was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Matt Hedges has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Matt Hedges has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in MLS action.

Franco Jara FW

As a shooter, Franco Jara had 37 shots fired this season. Franco Jara was ranked #212 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Franco Jara had 20 shots on target this season. He was ranked #229 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Franco Jara had 7 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Franco Jara was ranked #16 in goals this season. Franco Jara has 0 assists this season. Franco Jara was ranked #499 in assists this season in MLS League.

Franco Jara has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Franco Jara has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 27 fouls this season in MLS action.

Tanner Tessmann MF

Tanner Tessmann has 16 shots fired this season. Tanner Tessmann was ranked #446 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Tanner Tessmann has 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #133 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Tanner Tessmann has 0 goals scored this season. Tanner Tessmann was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. Tanner Tessmann has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Tanner Tessmann was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Tanner Tessmann has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tanner Tessmann has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in MLS action.

Reto Ziegler DF

As a shooter, Reto Ziegler had 4 shots fired this season. Reto Ziegler was ranked #186 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Reto Ziegler has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #269 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Reto Ziegler has 2 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Reto Ziegler was ranked #139 in goals this season. Reto Ziegler has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Reto Ziegler was ranked #221 in assists this season.

Reto Ziegler has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Reto Ziegler has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in MLS action.

The Portland Timbers Roster

The Players to Watch for the Portland Timbers

Diego Valeri MF,FW

Diego Valeri has 36 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Diego Valeri was ranked #216 in shots attempted this season. Diego Valeri has 13 shots on target this season. He was ranked #346 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Diego Valeri had 8 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Diego Valeri was ranked #8 in goals this season. Diego Valeri has 5 assists this season. Diego Valeri was ranked #16 in assists this season in MLS League.

Diego Valeri has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Diego Valeri has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in MLS action.

Yimmi Chará FW,MF

Yimmi Chará has 23 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Yimmi Chará was ranked #324 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Yimmi Chará had 12 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Yimmi Chará was ranked #357 in shots on goal this season.

Yimmi Chará has 4 goals scored this season. Yimmi Chará was ranked #56 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Portland Timbers teammates, Yimmi Chará had 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Yimmi Chará was ranked #30 in assists this season.

Yimmi Chará has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Yimmi Chará has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in MLS action.

Eryk Williamson MF

As a shooter, Eryk Williamson had 16 shots fired this season. Eryk Williamson was ranked #446 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Eryk Williamson had 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Eryk Williamson was ranked #92 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Eryk Williamson had 3 goals this season. Eryk Williamson was ranked #86 in goals this season in MLS. Eryk Williamson has 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Eryk Williamson was ranked #30 in assists this season.

Eryk Williamson has 7 Yellow Cards this season. Eryk Williamson has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 28 fouls this season in MLS action.

Diego Chará MF

As a shooter, Diego Chará had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Diego Chará was ranked #272 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Diego Chará had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Diego Chará was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Diego Chará had 1 goals this season. Diego Chará was ranked #250 in goals this season in MLS. Diego Chará has 4 assists this season. Diego Chará was ranked #30 in assists this season in MLS League.

Diego Chará has 8 Yellow Cards this season. Diego Chará has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 47 fouls this season. He has drawn 39 fouls this season in MLS action.

Felipe Mora FW

Felipe Mora has 31 shots fired this season. Felipe Mora was ranked #238 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Felipe Mora had 17 shots on target this season. He was ranked #321 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Felipe Mora had 7 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Felipe Mora was ranked #16 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Portland Timbers teammates, Felipe Mora had 2 assists this season. Felipe Mora was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Felipe Mora has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Felipe Mora has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 31 fouls this season in MLS action.

Jorge Villafaña DF

As a shooter, Jorge Villafaña had 3 shots fired this season. Jorge Villafaña was ranked #272 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Jorge Villafaña has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #435 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

As a scorer, Jorge Villafaña had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jorge Villafaña was ranked #250 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Portland Timbers teammates, Jorge Villafaña had 5 assists this season. Jorge Villafaña was ranked #16 in assists this season in MLS League.

Jorge Villafaña has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Jorge Villafaña has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in MLS action.

Dario Župarić DF

As a shooter, Dario Župarić had 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Dario Župarić was ranked #186 in shots attempted this season. Dario Župarić has 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #188 in shots on goal this season in MLS.

Dario Župarić has 0 goals scored this season. Dario Župarić was ranked #510 in goals this season in MLS. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Portland Timbers teammates, Dario Župarić had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in MLS, Dario Župarić was ranked #499 in assists this season.

Dario Župarić has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Dario Župarić has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in MLS action.

Jeremy Ebobisse FW,MF

As a shooter, Jeremy Ebobisse had 32 shots fired this season. Jeremy Ebobisse was ranked #231 in shots attempted this season in MLS. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jeremy Ebobisse had 14 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in MLS, Jeremy Ebobisse was ranked #339 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Jeremy Ebobisse had 8 goals this season. Compared to other players in MLS, Jeremy Ebobisse was ranked #8 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Portland Timbers teammates, Jeremy Ebobisse had 2 assists this season. Jeremy Ebobisse was ranked #112 in assists this season in MLS League.

Jeremy Ebobisse has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jeremy Ebobisse has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in MLS action.

FC Dallas Team Stats

The FC Dallas Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Dallas was able to score 1.14 goals. FC Dallas is ranked #17 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. FC Dallas scored those goals off assists 72.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.82 assists. FC Dallas has a ranking of #18 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, FC Dallas was able to score at a 0.25 rate on their shots on target. FC Dallas has a #22 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, FC Dallas attempts 4.64 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. FC Dallas has a #10 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. FC Dallas attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 37.2 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. FC Dallas has a #10 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

FC Dallas Defensive Stats and Metrics

FC Dallas gave up 1.0 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This puts FC Dallas is ranked #6 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. FC Dallas goalkeepers fended off 4.32 shots per 90 minutes. FC Dallas is ranked #15 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

FC Dallas goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 77.9% of the time. FC Dallas goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #2 in shots saved percentage. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 36.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for FC Dallas. This puts FC Dallas at #5 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

FC Dallas Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas had 1.27 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts FC Dallas in the top 79 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas had 12.68 interceptions. FC Dallas is in the top 50 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas commits 0.05 fouls. This puts FC Dallas in the top 73 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas drew 11.73 fouls. FC Dallas is in the top 81 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, FC Dallas committed an offside 12.95 times. This puts FC Dallas in the top 73 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Portland Timbers Team Stats

The Portland Timbers Offensive Stats and Metrics

Portland Timbers scored 1.87 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Portland Timbers is ranked #2 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Portland Timbers scored those goals off assists 79.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 1.48 assists. Portland Timbers has a ranking of #1 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Portland Timbers converted on 0.42 of attempted shots on goal. Is Portland Timbers a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #1 in MLS in shooting percentage.

Portland Timbers attempted 4.48 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Portland Timbers has a #12 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Portland Timbers attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.1 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Portland Timbers has a #12 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Portland Timbers Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Portland Timbers was able to hold opponents to 1.52 goals. This puts Portland Timbers is ranked #18 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. Portland Timbers goalkeepers fended off 4.52 shots per 90 minutes. This puts Portland Timbers in a ranking of #18 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 67.3% of shots on target were saved by Portland Timbers goalkeepers. Portland Timbers goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #16 in shots saved percentage. Portland Timbers goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 21.7% of the time. This puts Portland Timbers at #16 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Portland Timbers Utility Stats

Portland Timbers tried 1.22 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Portland Timbers is in the top 88 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Portland Timbers had 10.35 interceptions. This puts Portland Timbers in the top 88 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Portland Timbers has committed 0.04 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Portland Timbers is in the top 57 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Portland Timbers drew 11.57 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Portland Timbers is in the top 88 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Portland Timbers committed an offside 12.96 times. This puts Portland Timbers in the top 79 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

FC Dallas vs. Portland Timbers Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: FC Dallas 1 Portland Timbers 2

Moneyline Pick: Portland Timbers +116 SkyBook