Dynamo Daily - February 24, 2011

Your dose of Dynamo and other newsworthy clips

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Jonathan Yardley/HoustonDynamo.com

The Houston Dynamo return to action tonight with a match against Toronto FC that can be seen on ESPN3.com or on HoustonDynamo.com by clicking here. Kick off for tonight's match is at 7 p.m. CT.

Missing your Dynamo fix? Check our photos from yesterday's training session.

After Danny Cruz returned home last week, this week is Bobby Boswell's turn to return home to Florida and play in front of his friends and family. He even made time for a quick photo shoot with Mickey Mouse.

The Dynamo coaching staff was surprised that Kofi Sarkodie fell to them at number seven in this year's SuperDraft. They are not surprised, however, at how well he has performed during preseason.  

Don't forget to support Brad Davis as he continues to support members of the military and their families. With your $5 donation, All-Stars Helping Kids will match your donation, totaling $10 to a charity of Davis's choice. Just text "Davis" to 50555 and $5 will be added to your next cell-phone bill.

If the Dynamo get off to a rough start in 2011, they can always resort to these tactics to turn things around.

In MLSsoccer.com's latest edition of What ever happened to, Kristel Valencia looks back at the career of Colombian great Carlos Valderrama. Read the article to see what a certain Dynamo assistant coach had to say about "El Pibe."

Major League Soccer unveiled its new playoff format yesterday. Although there is still room for improvement, Houston Chronicle writer Jesus Ortiz believes this new format is much better than in past years.

Watch this video for a move you can use the next time you are playing a soccer game.