Dynamo clinch berth in Eastern Conference Championship

Houston to host winner of NY/DC in first leg Sunday at BBVA Compass Stadium

The Houston Dynamo have clinched a spot in the Eastern Conference Championship following their 2-1 series win over Sporting Kansas City. Houston will not learn their opponent until Thursday night when the New York Red Bulls and D.C. United conclude their series.

Regardless of the opponent, the Dynamo will host the first match of the conference championship at BBVA Compass Stadium on Sunday, November 11 at 3 p.m., presented by Kroger. Tickets may be purchased at www.HoustonDynamo.com, by calling 713-276-GOAL, or by visiting the BBVA Compass Stadium box office (2200 Texas St., Houston) from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Although the Dynamo fell to Sporting KC 1-0 tonight at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park, Houston advanced to the Eastern Conference Championship with a 2-1 aggregate victory.

The Dynamo are in the conference championship for the second-consecutive year and fifth time overall. Houston is 3-1-0 all-time in conference championships, including last year’s 2-0 win over Sporting KC at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park.

Houston finished the 2012 regular season undefeated at home (11-0-6) and currently has a 29-game home-unbeaten streak in all competitions.

Playoff 4-packs are available for $20 per ticket at www.HoustonDynamo.com. Group tickets may be purchased by calling 713-276-GOAL.

For complete information about the Dynamo’s 2012 playoff run, including ticket information, visit www.HoustonDynamo.com/Playoffs.