The Dynamo played to a tame scoreless draw in their first home league contest in more than a month, even though D.C. United finished with 10 players after a red card.
D.C. United (10-14-4) vs. Houston Dynamo (11-5-11)
October 12, 2008 -- Robertson Stadium, Houston TX
D.C. United -- Louis Crayton, Bryan Namoff, Greg Janicki, Gonzalo Peralta, Marc Burch, Devon McTavish, Clyde Simms, Jode Vide, Ivan Guerrero (Gonzalo Martinez 87), Boyzzz Khumalo (Francis Doe 65), Santino Quaranta.
Substitutes Not Used: James Thorpe, Pat Carroll, Rod Dyachenko, Luciano Emilio, Craig Thompson.
Houston Dynamo -- Pat Onstad, Richard Mulrooney, Bobby Boswell, Eddie Robinson, Wade Barrett, Brian Mullan (Corey Ashe 80), Ricardo Clark, Stuart Holden (Geoff Cameron 58), Brad Davis, Dwayne De Rosario, Nate Jaqua.
Substitutes Not Used: Tony Caig, Mike Chabala, Patrick Ianni, Craig Waibel, Chris Wondolowski.
HOU -- Dwayne De Rosario (caution; Dissent) 53
DC -- Bryan Namoff (caution; Delay of Game) 62
DC -- Devon McTavish (caution; Reckless Tackle) 65
HOU -- Eddie Robinson (caution; Unsporting Behavior) 65
HOU -- Geoff Cameron (caution; Reckless Foul) 71
HOU -- Brad Davis (caution; Dissent) 71
DC -- Bryan Namoff (ejection; Second Caution) 73
Referee: Baldomero Toledo
Referee's Assistants: Craig Lowry; Peter Balciunas
4th official: Jasen Anno
Weather: Partly Cloudy-and-84-degrees
All statistics contained in this boxscore are unofficial