The Houston Dynamo and Montreal Impact meet in a massive match for both clubs in the Eastern Conference playoff chase as they clash Friday evening at BBVA Compass Stadium. The Dynamo have righted the ship recently with a three-game unbeaten run, now sitting in fourth place in the East following their 1-1 road draw with New England last weekend. The Impact are just two points ahead of Houston, in third place in the division, now having gone three games without a win following their 2-2 draw at the Chicago Fire last weekend.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Garcia, Creavalle, Clark, Davis ©; Bruin, Barnes
Subs: Deric, Brunner, Weaver, Cummings, López, Carrasco, Driver
Montreal Impact: Perkins; Brovsky; Lefèvre, Ferrari, Camara; Arnaud (C); Warner; Romero, Felipe, Mapp; Di Vaio
Subs: Bush, Ouimette, Tissot, Messoudi, Nyassi, Smith, Wenger