Despite two goals from Dwayne De Rosario, including a penalty kick earned by Chris Wondolowski, the Dynamo went down to 10 men in the first half due to a Ricardo Clark red card and could not recover, losing 3-2 on two goals from Ante Razov in the second half.
Houston Dynamo (9-7-8) vs. Chivas USA (8-6-10)
August 26, 2006 -- The Home Depot Center, Carson CA
CHV -- Jonathan Bornstein 6 (Jesus Morales 1) 8
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario 7 (penalty kick) 28
CHV -- Ante Razov 13 (Jonathan Bornstein 2) 45
CHV -- Ante Razov 14 (Brent Whitfield 1, Sacha Kljestan 7) 57
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario 8 (unassisted) 67
Houston Dynamo -- Pat Onstad, Wade Barrett, Ryan Cochrane (Kevin Goldthwaite 77), Kelly Gray (Stuart Holden 82), Eddie Robinson, Ricardo Clark, Brad Davis, Dwayne De Rosario, Brian Mullan, Alejandro Moreno, Chris Wondolowski (Adrian Serioux 36).
Substitutes Not Used: Zach Wells, Patrick Ianni, Marcus Storey, Craig Waibel.
Chivas USA -- Preston Burpo, Jason Hernandez, Orlando Perez, Tim Regan, Claudio Suarez, Sacha Kljestan, Jesse Marsch, Brent Whitfield (Esteban Arias 81), Jonathan Bornstein, Jesus Morales (Matt Taylor 71), Ante Razov.
Substitutes Not Used: Brad Guzan, Rene Corona, Drew Helm, Carlos Llamosa.
HOU -- Ricardo Clark (ejection; Violent Conduct) 31
CHV -- Esteban Arias (caution; Reckless Foul) 84
Referee: Alex Prus
Referee's Assistants: Steven Davidson; Jose Corro
4th official: Ian Anderson
Weather: Clear-and-69 degrees
All statistics contained in this boxscore are unofficial