A pair of clubs currently sitting on either side of the Eastern Conference playoff qualification line meet when the New England Revolution take on the Houston Dynamo on Saturday evening at Gillette Stadium. The teams are separated by just two points, with the Dynamo in fifth place in the East. The Revolution started a homestand last weekend with a 2-0 home win against San Jose, while the Dynamo snapped a long winless and goalless drought with a 1-0 home victory against Philadelphia Union.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Brunner, Taylor; Moffat, Clark, Barnes; Garcia; Weaver, Driver
Subs: Deric, Ching, Johnson, Chabala, Salazar, Dixon, Creavalle
New England Revolution: Shuttleworth, Tierney, Goncalves, McCarthy, Farrell, Fagundez, Nguyen, Caldwell, Rowe, Sene, Barrett
Subs: Reis, Soares, Simms, Guy, Toja, Barnes, Imbongo
On Tuesday's edition of Soccer Matters, Glenn Davis spoke with veteran Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis, U.S. women's national team star Abby Wambach and New England Revolution midfielder/defender Chris Tierney. Check out their interviews below.
The Dynamo take on the New England Revolution this Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Get up to speed with everything you need to know for the match with This Week.
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.
Guests for the show include Dynamo head coach Dominic Kinnear, president Chris Canetti and captain Brad Davis. He'll also preview this weekend's game against the New England Revolution with Revs head coach Jay Heaps and midfielder Chris Tierney.
Listen in as Glenn talks everything Dynamo!
The call-in number for the show is 713-439-1560.
Watch the Dynamo secure a 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Union to snap their winless and scoreless streak and honor the men and women who defend our freedom on Armed Forces Appreciation Night.
Tune in to ESPN 97.5 FM tonight for a new episode of Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis. The Dynamo broadcaster will talk Dynamo, MLS, Gold Cup and more!
Tonight's episode airs from 7-9 p.m. and can be heard on the radio on 97.5 FM or online at www.espn975.com.
The call-in number for the show is 713-780-3776.
If you're stacking your MLS Fantasy team with Dynamo players, odds are you had a pretty good week in your league.
The top three point-getters among defenders were all members of the Dynamo backline, and left back Jermaine Taylor led all players with 14 points after posting an assist and helping keep a clean sheet.