LA Galaxy vsPortland Timbers Prediction
This is a very close match-up. In 10,000 simulations LA Galaxy won 34.9%, Portland Timbers won 34.2% and there was a 30.8% chance of a draw. Overall, the average simulation score is LA Galaxy 1.1 to Portland Timbers 1.1. In simulation wins, LA Galaxy averages 5.2 shots and 3.3 shots on goal. They average 2.1 goals in simulated victories vs just 0.4 in simulation losses. When Portland Timbers wins they average 6.4 shots and 3.1 shots on goal. They average 2.0 goals in simulated victories vs just 0.5 in simulation losses. The leading goal scorer for LA Galaxy is Dejan Joveljic with a 30% chance of scoring 1 or more goals. When he has at least one goal LA Galaxy has a 61% chance to win. The leading goal scorer for Portland Timbers is Jaroslaw Niezgoda with a 27% chance of scoring 1 or more goals. When he has at least one goal Portland Timbers has a 59% chance to win.