MLS Regular Season
After a four year stint in the Eastern Conference, the Houston Dynamo are heading back to their roots in the West, Major League Soccer announced today.
With Chivas USA ceasing operations and the addition of East Coast sides Orlando City SC and New York City FC, the Dynamo and Sporting Kansas City are moving to the Western Conference to create two 10-team conferences.
BRIDGEVIEW, Ill. – On a night of goodbyes, the Chicago Fire closed out the season with a 2-1 comeback win against a Houston Dynamo side that will wonder how they lost a game they had dominated for long spells.
With Houston coach Dominic Kinnear leading his side out for the final time and Fire legend Logan Pause hanging up his boots after 12 years with the Men in Red, there was plenty of emotion on show on a warm evening at Toyota Park.
Houston Dynamo at Chicago Fire
Friday, October 24, 7:00 p.m. CT
Toyota Park, Bridgeview, Illinois
NBC Sports Network - 7:00 p.m. CHANNEL LISTINGS
Yahoo Sports Radio 1560 AM - 7:00 p.m. (6:30 p.m. pregame)
La Ranchera 850 AM - 7:00 p.m. (6:30 p.m. pregame
Luis Garrido has been the find of the Houston Dynamo season. But they’ll have to wait until 2015 to see him on the field again.
Ricardo Clark and Tyler Deric preview Friday's season finale against the Chicago Fire.
The 2014 season and the Dominic Kinnear era end on Friday night in Chicago with pride, league position and club records on the line.
A win over the Chicago Fire in Illinois (7 p.m. CT, NBCSN) could see the Dynamo rise two places to finish sixth in the Eastern Conference, depending on how the Philadelphia Union and Toronto FC fare later in the weekend.
After nine years, two MLS Cups and seven playoff appearances, whoever replaces Dominic Kinnear at the helm of the Houston Dynamo will have some big shoes to fill.
Professional athletes are creatures of habit. So when the only coach the Houston Dynamo have ever known, Dominic Kinnear, decides to change zip codes after nine years, it's no surprise that the question on everybody's mind is: What’s next?