Dynamo Daily - June 23, 2010

A daily dose of Dynamo and other newsworthy clips


Photo Credit: 
Ben Gomez / Houston Dynamo

weekend - Saturday, more specifically - the Dynamo return
to MLS play
with a Western Conference game against the Colorado Rapids. The
Dynamo are offering a special $10
ticket price
to honor the outgoing President/General Manager Oliver Luck. The
$10 price tag commemorates Luck’s jersey number in the years he played for
the Houston Oilers. MLSSoccer's Dwain Capodice writes that Houston’s
defense will
have to improve
if the Dynamo plan on making a run toward the top of the

midfielder Lovel Palmer spoke to HoustonDynamo.com in the latest edition of Uno a
uno col el Dynamo

In the U.S. Open Cup second round, Miami FC defeated
the Tampa Bay Rowdies last night 2-1 in overtime, ending any chance for a reunion between
the Dynamo and former players Paul Dalglish and Erik Ustruck. Tickets are on
for this Tuesday's third round U.S. Open Cup match between Houston and Miami at Robertson Stadium.

Hall took a few minutes
to answer some questions about his experiences in Houston and on the team.

In World
Cup news, the United States defeated
1-0 on a last-minute goal by Landon Donovan to advance to the round
of 16. Hundreds gathered at Lucky’s
this morning to watch the match. The U.S.-Algeria World Cup match could
set a new
internet traffic record

Dynamo midfielder Stuart Holden is glad he chose
to play
for the United States
as supposed to Scotland.