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Around the Twitterverse: Dynamo vs. D.C. United

A collection of tweets surrounding Saturday's inaugural match at BBVA Compass Stadium
Around the Twitterverse

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Houston thrilled by "fairytale" moment

Dynamo teammates happy to see Davis get first goal
Houston thrilled by "fairytale" moment on Davis goal
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Stepehen Pinchback

You could not write a better first chapter than the one penned on Saturday afternoon at BBVA Compass Stadium.

Brad Davis, one of two remaining original Houston Dynamo players, provided a moment of poetry in the 67th minute with a sterling strike into the upper 90 to usher in the BBVA Compass era with a 1-0 win over D.C. United. It was the moment many, including his teammates, were hoping for.

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BBVA Compass Stadium opener exceeds expectations

Players and staff thrilled with opening match
BBVA Compass Stadium opener exceeds expectations
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Anthony Vasser/Houston Dynamo

Many times when you look forward to something for a while it does not quite live up to expectations.

The Houston Dynamo players and fans have been looking forward to the opening of BBVA Compass Stadium for nearly six years. That includes 15-plus months of construction.

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Highlights: Dynamo 1, D.C. United 0

Watch full highlights from the inaugural match at BBVA Compass Stadium
Highlights: Dynamo 1, DCU 0
Highlights

VIDEO: Watch Davis' goal

Dynamo midfielder curls ball past goalkeeper Bill Hamid
VIDEO: Watch Davis' goal
Davis Goal

Davis blast gives Dynamo a win in stadium opener

In front of sell-out crowd, Houston wins first match in new downtown home
Golden Goal
Dynamo Win
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Stepehen Pinchback

Brad Davis ushered in a new era for the Houston Dynamo in style on a sparkling Texas afternoon Saturday, scorching the game-winning goal from 35 yards out to fuel the Dynamo’s 1-0 over D.C. United in the first game at BBVA Compass Stadium.

#WelcomeHomeDynamo

Ching, Davis, Boswell discuss Saturday's opener
#welcomehomedynamo
#welcomehomedynamo

WATCH: Dynamo vs. D.C. United on NBC Sports Network

BBVA Compass Stadium makes its debut on national TV
WATCH: Dynamo vs. D.C. United on NBC Sports Network

Garber: Houston is a "shining example" of soccer's growth

BBVA Compass Stadium to become 12th soccer-specific stadium in MLS
Garber: Houston is a "shining example" of soccer's growth
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James Nielsen / Houston Chronicle

On the eve of opening their new BBVA Compass Stadium, the Houston Dynamo, their fans, and their city have been looking back at the club’s history. Into the seventh season, it’s not a comparatively long history, but if things had been different, MLS Commissioner Don Garber said on Friday, the Dynamo might have been an MLS original.

Match Preview: Dynamo vs. D.C. United

Dynamo battle Eastern Conference foe in inaugural match at BBVA Compass Stadium
Preview: Dynamo vs. DC
DC Preview

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THE BASICS
Houston Dynamo vs. D.C. United
Saturday, May 12, 3:30 p.m. CT
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX
All-time series: Dynamo lead 7-4-2 (Dynamo lead 5-0-1 at home)

BROADCAST INFORMATION
KBME 790 - 3 p.m.
La Ranchera 850 - 3 p.m. 
NBC Sports Network - 3:30 p.m. (Comcast: SD=49 HD=649; AT&T U-Verse:  SD= 640  HD=1640; DirecTV: 603; Dish Network:  151)

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