MLS Regular Season
Goals come and go, but one thing the Houston Dynamo believe they can control is being stingy in the back.
During the past three games, all losses, that has escaped them.
Houston Dynamo defender Eric Brunner awaits his full return to the squad: "It’s not fun just watching"
Perhaps it was a portent of things to come for the Dynamo. In a season so far characterized by absences, Eric Brunner suffered a serious injury before the MLS campaign had even begun.
Before the Houston Dynamo had a chance to acclimatize to the thin Denver air, the Colorado Rapids had already put them in a tough position.
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. – For the first two months the Colorado Rapids were scoring at the pace of a DMV line, raising a number of questions. A week can put a lot of notions on hold, however.
Houston Dynamo at Colorado Rapids
Sunday, June 1, 7:00 p.m. CT
Dick's Sporting Goods Park, Commerce City, CO
Houston Dynamo's Jason Johnson returns to MLS action with lessons learned from Pittsburgh Riverhounds loan
Amid the team’s disappointment at the loss to the San Jose Earthquakes last weekend there was personal satisfaction for Jason Johnson when he logged his first MLS minutes of the season.
The Houston Dynamo have been at their best this season when pushing forward. With Brad Davis leading the charge, the club’s been most dangerous taking the game to the opposing defense.
In the last two games, that has not been happening and with that no goals have been scored. As Houston heads forward, the plan is getting out of their shell and get back to attacking.