CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC 6-10-23 MLS Soccer Odds, Analysis, and Prediction

CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC 6/10/23 – In the upcoming clash between CF Montreal and Minnesota United FC, both teams are gearing up for an intense battle on the pitch. This exciting encounter, scheduled for Saturday, June 10, 2023, at Stade Saputo in Montreal, QC, will showcase the skills of these two teams. Let’s delve into the CF Montreal and Minnesota United FC analysis, focusing on their respective goaltenders and providing valuable insights for making informed MLS betting predictions.

CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC

Date & Time: Saturday, June 10, 2023 at 7:30 PM ET

Location: Stade Saputo


CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC 6/10/23 Betting Odds

CF Montreal

Moneyline: -111

Spread: -1 (+266)

Total: 2.5 over (+100)

Minnesota United FC

Moneyline: +270

Spread: +1 (-125)

Total: 2.5 under (-125)

Draw: +250

CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC Analysis

With a record of 6-1-9, CF Montreal has had a mixed season thus far. Despite their overall performance, there are some positive aspects to highlight. The team’s goaltender, Jonathan Sirois, is expected to start and has displayed commendable skills between the posts. With a career record of 17-14-11, Sirois has recorded 11 shutouts, boasting an impressive clean sheet rate of 26.2%. He has faced 198 shots in 42 career starts, showcasing his experience and ability to handle pressure. Although CF Montreal’s defense has been susceptible, conceding 27 goals this season at an average rate of 1.69 goals per 90 minutes, they have managed to record five clean sheets, demonstrating their potential to keep opponents at bay. With 40 yellow cards accumulated this year, Montreal must maintain the discipline to avoid unnecessary setbacks. 

On the attacking front, Chinonso Offor has emerged as a key player for CF Montreal. The Nigerian-born forward has started in 29 matches, scoring six goals in 3,023 minutes of play, averaging 0.18 goals per 90 minutes. While CF Montreal has faced challenges in recent games, their overall performances suggest they can compete at a high level.

Minnesota United FC, with a record of 5-5-6, has encountered its fair share of obstacles throughout the season. Dayne St. Clair, their goaltender, will be responsible for guarding the net against CF Montreal’s attacking prowess. St. Clair, with a career record of 28-15-26, has accumulated 19 shutouts, displaying a clean sheet rate of 27.5%. Having faced 300 shots in 6,165 career minutes, St. Clair has showcased resilience and shot-stopping abilities. Minnesota United FC’s defense has been relatively more solid than their opponents’, conceding 18 goals this season, resulting in an average of 1.13 goals against per 90 minutes. With 26 yellow cards and a shutout percentage of 31.3% so far, Minnesota United FC has demonstrated defensive discipline on some occasions. 

In terms of their attacking capabilities, Franco Fragapane, an Argentine forward, has proven to be a thorn in the side of opposing defenses. Fragapane has scored 25 goals and provided 23 assists in his career, accumulating 11,514 minutes on the field. With an average of 0.20 goals per 90 minutes, Fragapane possesses the potential to make a significant impact in the upcoming clash against CF Montreal.

CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC Against the Spread

CF Montreal has struggled in their last five games, winning only one. They have also failed to cover the spread in four out of the five matches. Additionally, the totals have gone over in two of CF Montreal’s last five games, indicating a tendency toward higher-scoring matches. However, when playing at home, the totals have gone over in only one of their last six games.

On the other hand, Minnesota United FC has also faced difficulties in their recent matches, losing two out of their last five games. They have also struggled against the spread, failing to cover it in all five of their previous matches. Like CF Montreal, the totals have gone over in only one of Minnesota United FC’s last five games. However, in their home games, the totals have gone over in just one of their last seven matches.

CF Montreal vs. Minnesota United FC Free Pick

As betting analysts, here are our predicted scores and recommended picks:

Moneyline: CF Montreal -111

Consider placing a bet on CF Montreal (-111) due to their home advantage and better defensive record.

Spread: CF Montreal -1 (+266) 

Take CF Montreal -1 (+266) to cover the spread, indicating they will win by at least two goals. Their superior defense and home-field advantage make this an appealing bet.

Total: 2.5 over (+100)

Consider the over 2.5 goals (+100), as both teams have displayed vulnerabilities in defense, increasing the likelihood of an entertaining, high-scoring match.

Draw: +250

Although less probable, considering the odds of a draw could be a cautious option considering the teams’ recent form.

Prediction: 1-2 CF Montreal win

As this clash between CF Montreal and Minnesota United FC approaches, careful analysis of the teams’ performances and betting trends can aid in making informed predictions. CF Montreal has the advantage of playing at home and possesses a more reliable defense, while Minnesota United FC has shown inconsistency. Betting on CF Montreal to secure the victory on the moneyline, covering the spread, and expecting over 2.5 goals seems reasonable based on the odds. Always refer to an MLS betting guide for additional insights and exercise responsible gambling practices. Good luck!