The Montréal Impact and Houston Dynamo will meet a crucial match for the Eastern Conference playoff picture as the clubs clash Saturday evening at Stade Saputo. The Impact ended a brief losing skid last time out, now sitting in a tie for third place in the East, just a point out of the top spot, following a 2-1 home win vs. D.C. United. The Dynamo are holding onto fifth place and the final postseason berth following their 3-1 home win vs. Seattle Sounders FC last week.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Driver, Moffat, Garcia, Davis; Bruin, Barnes
Subs: Marscheider, Brunner, Creavalle, Lopez, Ching, Johnson, Weaver
Montreal Impact: Perkins; Brovsky, Nesta, Ferrari, Camara; Romero, Bernier (C), Bernardello, Mapp; Felipe; Di Vaio
Subs: Bush, Lopez, Warner, Arnaud, Paponi, Pisanu, Nyassi
A huge match atop the Eastern Conference is ahead on Wednesday night as the Montréal Impact play host to the Houston Dynamo at Stade Saputo. The Impact still lead the Eastern Conference despite returning to action last weekend with a 2-0 loss at the Columbus Crew. The Dynamo sit in a logjam just four points back of the Impact, their last league match coming nearly three weeks ago in a 1-1 draw with Columbus.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell (C), Taylor, Ashe; Driver, Moffat, Creavalle, Clark; Bruin, Barnes
Subs: Deric, Brunner, Chabala, Camargo, Ching, Cummings, Weaver
Montreal Impact: Perkins; Brovsky, Ferrari, Nesta, Camara; Pisanu, Bernier (C), Felipe, Nyassi; Paponi, Di Vaio
Subs: Bush, Iapichino, Lefèvre, Warner, Smith, Romero, Wenger
Tally Hall and Kofi Sarkodie preview their match against the Eastern Conference-leading Montreal Impact.