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Lineup Notes: Houston Dynamo at Montreal Impact

DYNAMO STARTING XI (4-3-3):

  • Joe Willis; Adam Lundkvist, Kevin Garcia, Leonardo, DaMarcus Beasley ©; Eric Bird, Luis Gil, Boniek García; Memo Rodriguez, Alberth Elis, Arturo Alvarez

STARTING XI NOTES:

  • GK Joe Willis will make his eighth start of the season and his 65th career MLS regular season start this evening.
  • Willis can record his 12th clean sheet in MLS regular-season play and his first of the season.
  • Willis can earn his 20th career win as a starter.
  • DF Adam Lundkvist will make his second start of the season tonight.
  • DF Kevin Garcia will make his third start of the season and eighth career appearance this evening.
  • DF Leonardo will make his 10th start of the season and his 39th with the Dynamo tonight.
  • DF DaMarcus Beasley will make his 183rd MLS regular season start today and his 100th start for the Dynamo across all competitions. He will be the 23rd player to reach 100 appearances in Orange.
  • MF Eric Bird will make his MLS debut tonight.
  • MF Luis Gil will make his first start with the Dynamo and his 99th MLS regular season start this evening.
  • MF Boniek García will make his sixth start and 11th appearance of the year today. For his career, it will be his 122nd start 151st appearance.
  • MF Memo Rodriguez will be in the starting lineup for the first time in the season and fourth in his career.
  • Rodriguez could equal his scoring total from 2017 with a goal, which would be his second best of the season this evening.
  • FW Alberth Elis will make his 39th career appearance and his 31st start today.
  • Elis can record a goal or an assist for the fifth consecutive game and for the 11th time in 13 games this season.
  • Elis can extend his career-long scoring streak to four consecutive games.
  • Elis’ next assist would be his 10th for the club, which would make him the 12th player in club history to record double-digit assists in a career.
  • Elis needs two goals to reach 20 in MLS regular-season play and become the eighth Dynamo player to score 20 or more goals.
  • FW Arutro Alvarez will make his first start as a Dynamo player and his 147th MLS regular season start tonight.

SUBSTITUTES:

  • GK Chris Seitz can make his 103rd appearance if he comes in today.
  • DF Andrew Wenger can make his 65th appearance for the Dynamo and his 170th career appearance if he comes in this evening.
  • DF Conor Donovan can make his debut with the Dynamo if he comes in tonight.
  • MF Eric Alexander can make his 203rd career appearance if he comes in today.
  • MF Tomás Martínez can make his 21st career appearance and 10th of the season if he comes in this evening.
  • FW Mauro Manotas can make his 77th career appearance if comes in today.
  • Manotas needs one goal to match his scoring total (6) from 2016, the second-highest of his career.
  • Manotas needs three goals to tie Dwayne De Rosario (24) for sixth on the club’s all-time scoring list.
  • FW Romell Quioto can play in his 35th MLS career game if he comes in tonight.
  • Quioto can record a goal or an assist in his fourth consecutive game, which would be the longest such streak of his career. He has a goal or an assist in three consecutive games three times in his Dynamo tenure.