Real Salt Lake visits Minnesota United FC on defensive hot streak
St. Paul, Minnesota; Sunday, 5:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Real Salt Lake visits Minnesota United FC on a defensive hot streak. Real Salt Lake has given up only six goals over the last 10 games.
Minnesota United FC is 8-5-4 in Western Conference games. Minnesota United FC is 5-2-1 when it scores more than two goals.
Real Salt Lake is 7-8-3 in conference matchups. Real Salt Lake is third in the Western Conference allowing only 35 goals.
The teams meet Sunday for the second time this season. The last meeting ended in a 1-1 draw.
LAST 10 GAMES: Minnesota United FC: 4-3-3, averaging one goal, 0.5 assists, 4.5 shots on goal and four corner kicks per game while allowing one goal per game.
Real Salt Lake: 6-2-2, averaging 1.6 goals, 1.1 assists, 5.5 shots on goal and 3.7 corner kicks per game while allowing 0.6 goals per game.
NOT EXPECTED TO PLAY: Minnesota United FC: Darwin Quintero (injured).
Real Salt Lake: Tony Beltran (injured), Nick Besler (injured), Luke Mulholland (injured), Jordan Allen (injured).