Major League Soccer
Having met in each of the last two seasons in the MLS Cup Playoffs, the Houston Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City once again renew acquaintances on Sunday evening at BBVA Compass Stadium. The Dynamo return home off a two- game winning road swing, without shutouts in both, after a midweek 4-0 win at D.C. United. Sporting hit the road following a second loss in a three-game homestand, a late 1-0 defeat by Seattle Sounders FC. The Dynamo have knocked higher-seeded Sporting out of the postseason in each of the last two seasons.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Clark, Moffat, Davis (C); Garcia, Bruin, Driver.
Subs: Marscheider, Chabala, Brunner, Camargo, Dixon, Ching, Johnson.
Sporting KC: Nielsen; Jerome, Collin, Opara, Sinovic; Nagamura, Rosell. Joseph; Zusi, Bieler, Peterson.
Subs: Kronberg, Gardner, Myers, Olum, Feilhaber, Kamara, Sapong.
In this week's episode of Dynamo Weekly, Sebastian Salazar and Glenn Davis break down Sunday's match between the Houston Dynamo and Sporting KC.
To secure your seats for Sunday's match, visit HoustonDynamo.com/Tickets or call (713) 276-GOAL.
Following his two goal, two assist performance against D.C. United, Dynamo forward Will Bruin was voted one of the Top 3 performers of the night by fans on MLSsoccer.com. Does Bruin have the inside track to an MLS Player of the Week award? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Take a look at some of the key talking points ahead of this week's match against Eastern Conference rival Sporting Kansas City.
Who were the Top 3 Wednesday Night Heroes?
Will Bruin (HOU) – 2 goals, 2 assist in 4-0 win over D.C.
Thierry Henry (NY) – 2 goals in 2-1 win over MTL
Adam Jahn (SJ) – 1 goal in 2-1 win over TOR
Blas Perez (DAL) – Drew PK, 2 key passes in 1-1 draw with POR
Nick Rimando (RSL) – Clutch PK save in 2-1 win over NE
Djimi Traore (SEA) – 1 goal in 1-0 win over KC
Dynamo broadcast Glenn Davis is back on the air tonight with a new episode of Dynamo All-Access. The show will air on Yahoo! Sports Radio 1560 AM at a new time of 6-7 p.m.
Guests for the show include Dynamo head coach Dominic Kinnear, forward Will Bruin and Sporting KC midfielder Graham Zusi.
The call-in number for the show is 713-439-1560.