There were many viable candidates for the 2012 Houston Dynamo Play of the Year, but one stood out above the rest. Adam Moffat's right-footed bomb in the Eastern Conference semifinal first leg against Sporting KC set the tone for the match and for the Dynamo's run to the MLS Cup Final. Watch the goal below:
There is a lot to look forward to this weekend, with the Dynamo participating in their fourth MLS Cup in seven seasons. As a result, we are happy to share full broadcast details for this weekend.
Matt Pedersen and Glenn Davis will kick things off with Dynamo All-Access Friday night live from LA. The show will air on SportsTalk 790 at 7-9 p.m. CT. Matt and Glenn will break down Saturday's match as well as interview players and coaches about the match-up.
Matt and Glenn will be back on the airwaves on Saturday with a pregame show at 3 p.m. CT on KPRC 950. Following the match, Matt and Glenn will host a post-game call-in show untl 8 p.m. CT.
If you are unable to make the trip to The Home Depot Center, you can also watch the Dynamo battle the Galaxy on ESPN (English) and TeleFutura (Spanish). The broadcast on each network will start at 3:30 pm CT.
Stay tuned for more details surrounding the broadcast of this weekend's match.
The starting lineups are in for the second leg of the Eastern Conference Championship. Both squads have a few changes from the first leg due to players returning from injury or players not being able to go because of injury.
Starting Lineup: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Garcia, R. Clark, Moffat, Davis (C); Bruin Kandji.
Available subs: Deric, Barnes, Camargo, Ching, Creavalle, Hainault, Weaver.
The big question mark coming into the match was the health of midfielders Ricardo Clark and Adam Moffat. Clark missed the first leg and Moffat was forced out early, but both players trained the past two days and are in Dominic Kinnear's starting XI. Jermaine Taylor is also back for the Dynamo after picking up an injury in the first leg of the Eastern Conference semifinal series against Sporting KC.
Starting Lineup: Hamid; Russell, Jakovic, Dudar, Korb; Boskovic, Kitchen, Saragosa (C), DeLeon; Santos, Pajoy.
Available subs: Willis, McDonald, Woolard, Augusto, De Rosario, Neal, Salihi.
For the home side, all-star midfielder Dwayne De Rosario is still sidelined by injury, but is available off the bench for United. Chris Pontius was another question mark for Ben Olsen's side, but after leaving the first leg at BBVA Compass Stadium he has been ruled out for today's match.
Coverage for today's match begins at 3 pm CT on NBC Sports Network. You can also hear it locally on KPRC 950 and La Ranchera 850. Also, follow along on @DynamoMatchday for in-game updates.