Dynamo 3, Toronto FC 1

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Dwayne De Rosario’s goal in first half stoppage time opened the floodgates, and Brian Ching scored twice in the second half as the Dynamo powered to a 3-1 win over Toronto.

Toronto FC (5-4-2) vs. Houston Dynamo (4-3-5)
June 08, 2008 -- Robertson Stadium, Houston TX

Scoring Summary:
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario 4 (Brian Ching 3) 46+
HOU -- Brian Ching 4 (Dwayne De Rosario 2, Patrick Ianni 1) 52
HOU -- Brian Ching 5 (Stuart Holden 3, Richard Mulrooney 2) 69
TFC -- Jeff Cunningham 3 (Danny Dichio 1) 71

Toronto FC -- Greg Sutton, Marvell Wynne, Julius James, Marco Velez (Tyrone Marshall 46), Jim Brennan, Rohan Ricketts (Danny Dichio 54), Kevin Harmse, Carl Robinson, Todd Dunivant (Laurent Robert 46), Jeff Cunningham, Jarrod Smith.
Substitutes Not Used: Brian Edwards, Nana Attakora-Gyan, Andrea Lombardo, Tyler Rosenlund.

Home Team -- Pat Onstad, Richard Mulrooney, Bobby Boswell, Patrick Ianni, Craig Waibel, Brian Mullan (Geoff Cameron 89), Ricardo Clark, Stuart Holden, Corey Ashe (Brad Davis 83), Brian Ching, Dwayne De Rosario (Chris Wondolowski 92+).
Substitutes Not Used: Tony Caig, Kyle Brown, Franco Caraccio, Mike Chabala.

Misconduct Summary:
TFC -- Carl Robinson (caution; Reckless Foul) 53
HOU -- Chris Wondolowski (caution; Reckless Foul) 94+

Referee: Terry Vaughn
Referee's Assistants: Bill Dittmar; Emiliano Monje
4th official: Colin Tait
Attendance: 13,179
Weather: Clear-and-89-degrees

All statistics contained in this boxscore are unofficial