Major League Soccer
Following his performance against the LA Galaxy on Sunday night, Houston Dynamo midfielder Andrew Driver has been nominated as one of the Top 3 performers for the week by MLSsoccer.com. The three winners are the players who tally the most votes before Monday at 7 p.m. CT.
Driver scored the game-winning goal in Sunday's 1-0 over the Galaxy, blasting a low, hard shot past Carlo Cudicini in the 56th minute.
The Houston Dynamo and LA Galaxy will play Sunday night in a rematch of the previous two MLS Cup finals. The Dynamo are 6-6-4 all-time vs. the Galaxy with a 2-3-2 regular season record vs. LA at The Home Depot Center. The Dynamo won the regular season series last year, defeating the Galaxy 2-1 at BBVA Compass Stadium on May 26, but the Galaxy got the last laugh, winning MLS Cup 3-1 in front of their home side on December 1.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell (C), Taylor, Ashe; Garcia, Moffat, Clark, Driver; Barnes, Bruin.
Subs: Marscheider, Chabala, Brunner, Camargo, Dixon, Johnson, Ching
Galaxy: Cudicini; Franklin, Gonzalez, DeLaGarza, Cochrane; Donovan (C), Sarvas, Juninho, Magee; Villarreal, Rugg.
Subs: Rowe, Leonardo, Meyer, Garcia, Jimenez, Stephens, Zardes.
Dynamo broadcast Glenn Davis is back on the air tonight with a new episode of Dynamo All-Access. 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, team president Chris Canetti, forward Will Bruin and more.
The call-in number for the show is 713-439-1560.
Following last week's tough 1-1 draw against Colorado to stretch their home unbeaten run to 36 games, the Dynamo hit the road to face their foil in the last two MLS Cup Finals: the LA Galaxy. In This Week, we take a look at some of the major talking points ahead of Sunday's match.
You can watch the Dynamo take on the Galaxy this Sunday at 10 p.m. CT on ESPN2.
Did you miss last Sunday's 1-1 draw vs the Rapids at BBVA Compass Stadium? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Check out this two-minute piece taking you from the concourse to the stands to the pitch on another historic afternoon in Houston.
Tune in to ESPN 97.5 FM tonight for a new episode of Soccer Matters with Glenn Davis. The Dynamo broadcaster will chat with Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis and forward Giles Barnes as well as Mexican national team head coach Chepo de la Torre, LA Galaxy analyst Cobi Jones and former Dynamo and current Stoke City defender Geoff Cameron.
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.