Dynamo 2, Chicago Fire 1

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The Dynamo earned a hard-fought road win with an outstanding performance decided by a late header from Bobby Boswell after a quickly taken free kick from Richard Mulrooney.

Houston Dynamo (2-2-4) vs. Chicago Fire (5-2-1)
May 17, 2008 -- Toyota Park, Bridgeview, IL

Scoring Summary:
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario 2 (Ricardo Clark 1) 17
CHI -- Calen Carr 1 (Cuauhtemoc Blanco 2) 28
HOU -- Bobby Boswell 1 (Richard Mulrooney 1) 82

Houston Dynamo -- Pat Onstad, Richard Mulrooney, Bobby Boswell, Eddie Robinson, Wade Barrett, Brian Mullan, Ricardo Clark, Dwayne De Rosario, Stuart Holden, Brian Ching, Franco Caraccio (Kyle Brown 68).
Substitutes Not Used: Tony Caig, Geoff Cameron, Patrick Ianni, Guy-Roland Kpene, Craig Waibel, Chris Wondolowski.

Chicago Fire -- Jon Busch, Brandon Prideaux, Diego Gutierrez, Bakary Soumare, Gonzalo Segares, Chris Rolfe (Wilman Conde 67), Logan Pause, Cuauhtemoc Blanco, Justin Mapp (Tomasz Frankowski 80), Chad Barrett (Andy Herron 73), Calen Carr.
Substitutes Not Used: First Last.

Misconduct Summary:
HOU -- Ricardo Clark (caution; Tackle from Behind) 47+
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario (caution; Game Disrepute) 58
CHI -- Gonzalo Segares (caution; Tackle from Behind) 92+
CHI -- Cuauhtemoc Blanco (caution; Dissent) 95+

Referee: Paul Ward
Referee's Assistants: Nate Clement; Cyril Madukanya
4th official: Carol-Anne Chenard
Attendance: 17,183
Weather: Cloudy-and-65-degrees

All statistics contained in this boxscore are unofficial