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24 August 4:10 pm

The Montréal Impact and Houston Dynamo will meet a crucial match for the Eastern Conference playoff picture as the clubs clash Saturday evening at Stade Saputo. The Impact ended a brief losing skid last time out, now sitting in a tie for third place in the East, just a point out of the top spot, following a 2-1 home win vs. D.C. United. The Dynamo are holding onto fifth place and the final postseason berth following their 3-1 home win vs. Seattle Sounders FC last week.

Broadcast Info

TV: CSN Houston Plus (Channel listings)
Radio: 1560 AM / 850 AM

Starting Lineups

Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Driver, Moffat, Garcia, Davis; Bruin, Barnes
Subs: Marscheider, Brunner, Creavalle, Lopez, Ching, Johnson, Weaver

Montreal Impact: Perkins; Brovsky, Nesta, Ferrari, Camara; Romero, Bernier (C), Bernardello, Mapp; Felipe; Di Vaio
Subs: Bush, Lopez, Warner, Arnaud, Paponi, Pisanu, Nyassi

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Play-by-play

22 August 1:00 pm

Dynamo broadcaster Glenn Davis is back on the air tonight with a new episode of Dynamo All-Access, presented by Houston Community College. The show will air on Yahoo! Sports Radio 1560 AM from 7-9 p.m.

Glenn will preview this weekend's big Eastern Conference matchup against the Montreal Impact with interviews from players and coaches.

Listen in as Glenn talks everything Dynamo!

The call-in number for the show is 713-439-1560.

Click here to listen to a live stream.

21 August 10:46 am

Go back to the Dynamo's 3-1 victory over the Seattle Sounders and relive all the experiences surrounding the match, including our annual Bald is Beautiful campaign!

21 August 9:25 am

Score a couple of goals, make Team of the Week. That's the formula for Giles Barnes in Week 25, as MLSsoccer.com named him to their weekly best XI. Here's what they had to say about him:

"Clint Dempsey may be making the headlines, but Barnes stole the show as Houston topped visiting Seattle, 3-1. The English forward netted two well-struck goals, including a highlight-reel second goal."

That goal has the Dynamo forward up for Goal of the Week as well, which you can vote for here. Barnes is also up for Feature Subject of the Week (I made this award up) thanks to Tom Dart's story for The Guardian chronicling the Englishman's career (read here).

Will Bruin, Barnes' strike partner, garnered an honorable mention nod for notching a goal and an assist over the weekend.

CHECK OUT THE FULL TEAM OF THE WEEK HERE

20 August 5:06 pm

The Houston Dynamo hold high hopes as they open their 2013-14 CONCACAF Champions League campaign in the Caribbean nation of Trinidad & Tobago on Tuesday evening with a Group 1 match against W Connection.

Broadcast Info

TV: FOX Sports 1 (Channel listings)

Starting Lineups

Dynamo: Hall, Sarkodie, Brunner, Taylor, Chabala; Driver, Creavalle, López, Johnson; Ching (C), Weaver
Subs: Marscheider, Moffat, Dixon, Arena, Ownby, Barnes, Boswell

W Connection: Figueroa, Ananias, Frederick, Jones, Viveros, Williams, Arcia, Benjamin, Santos, Williams, Delia
Subs: Archibald, Russell, Spann, Pacheco, Williams, Lozano, Britto

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20 August 11:00 am

You've seen his work here on HoustonDynamo.com, but you'll want to read this great piece by Tom Dart on fellow Brit Giles Barnes for The Guardian.

Once tabbed to be the next big thing in English football, Barnes has revived his career here in Houston. Read about Barnes' early career, his decision to come to the U.S. and his impressions of MLS.

20 August 10:39 am

Rewatch Giles Barnes' long-range blast from every angle from Dynamo TV. Barnes' goal is up for Goal of the Week, you can vote for it here!