The Houston Dynamo and Chicago Fire meet in a key contest in the Eastern Conference when the clubs clash for the second time this season, Saturday evening at BBVA Compass Stadium. The Dynamo return to action still holding onto fifth place in the East, following their 2-1 win at New England two weeks ago. The Fire are currently five points out of a playoff spot, continuing their move up the table last weekend with a 4-1 home win against D.C. United.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Boniek, Moffat, Clark, Driver; Barnes, Weaver
Subs: Deric, Johnson, Brunner, Davis, Creavalle, Dixon, Chabala
Chicago Fire: Tornaghi; Anibaba, Berry, Soumare, Segares; Nyarko, Larentowicz, Alex, Lindpere; Rolfe, Magee
Subs: Kann, Jumper, Videira, Paladini, Pause, Amarikwa, Santos