MLS Regular Season
Dynamo head coach Dominic Kinnear and midfielder Boniek García address the media following Sunday's win.
The Houston Dynamo got a goal each from striker Omar Cummings and midfielder Boniek García in a 2-0 win over the Chicago Fire on Saturday at BBVA Compass Stadium, keeping their Eastern Conference playoff hopes alive another week.
Houston Dynamo vs. Chicago Fire
Sunday, September 28, 2:00 p.m. CT
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, Texas
The Dynamo host the MLS draw specialists on Sunday knowing that both teams will be going all-out for victory with time running out to catch the sides above.
Summer officially turned to fall on September 23, another reminder that the 2014 regular-season is quickly coming to a close. Houston are unbeaten in their past four games, but two successive draws has the team urgently seeking a win that will keep their playoff ambitions alive.
The results have been positive on the whole. Deric, who took over for Hall who is out for the season with an ACL injury, admitted that he’s battled nerves that come with taking over a starting spot full time.
Dominic Kinnear, David Horst and AJ Cochran break down Sunday's match against the Chicago Fire
Deric has hardly put a glove wrong since stepping into net as a replacement for Tally Hall, who suffered a season-ending knee injury against Sporting Kansas City on August 29. While Hall recuperates from an ACL operation, Deric has impressed.