Playing their second game in The Home Depot Center in five days, the Dynamo came away with another road point. Wade Barrett set up Dwayne De Rosario to give Houston a second-half lead, but Jesse Marsch pulled Chivas USA into a tie with 15 minutes remaining. Houston moved to within four points of first-place FC Dallas.
Houston Dynamo (6-3-5) vs. Chivas USA (5-5-4)
June 28, 2006 -- The Home Depot Center, Carson, CA
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario 5 (Wade Barrett 3) 55
CHV -- Jesse Marsch 1 (unassisted) 75
Houston Dynamo -- Pat Onstad, Ryan Cochrane, Kevin Goldthwaite (Brad Davis 82), Kelly Gray, Craig Waibel, Wade Barrett, Ricardo Clark, Dwayne De Rosario, Brian Mullan, Brian Ching (Ronald Cerritos 88), Alejandro Moreno.
Substitutes Not Used: Zach Wells, Chris Aloisi, Mike Chabala, Stuart Holden, Chris Wondolowski.
FC Dallas -- Preston Burpo, Jonathan Bornstein, Jason Hernandez, Carlos Llamosa (Lawson Vaughn 61), Tim Regan, Juan Pablo Garcia, Sacha Kljestan, Jesse Marsch, Francisco Mendoza, Juan Francisco Palencia, Ante Razov.
Substitutes Not Used: Brad Guzan, Esteban Arias, Rene Corona, Drew Helm, Orlando Perez, Matt Taylor.
CHV -- Carlos Llamosa (caution; Professional Foul) 32
CHV -- Jason Hernandez (caution; Tackle from Behind) 91+
Referee: Tim Weyland
Referee's Assistants: Emiliano Monje; David Bragg
4th official: Ramon Hernandez
Weather: Clear-and-80 degrees
All statistics contained in this boxscore are unofficial