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Preview: Dash look for back-to-back wins vs. North Carolina Courage

The Basics

Houston Dash vs. North Carolina Courage
Sunday, April 28, 2019, 5:00 p.m. CT
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, Texas
Watch live on Yahoo Sports

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Preview

  • The Houston Dash host the North Carolina Courage on Sunday.
  • After a 1-1 draw to start the season, the Courage next grabbed a 5-0 win over the Orlando Pride on April 17. The Courage have outscored opponents 6-1 in two games this season. They’ve taken 19 shots on goal and allowed just one shot on target.
  • Like the Courage, the Dash also have four points from their first two games. They started the season with a 1-1 draw at home vs. Reign FC before snatching a late 1-0 win on the road over Sky Blue FC last week. The Dash have also forced 19 shots on goal, tied with the Courage for the most in the NWSL.
  • Courage midfielder Crystal Dunn is tied for the league lead in goals with three.

Injury Report

Houston Dash

  • OUT: Meleana Shim (Left ankle), Taylor Comeau (Right Arm), Kristie Mewis (Left Knee)
  • QUESTIONABLE: Kyah Simon (Right Ankle), Kealia Ohai (Left Leg)
  • INTERNATIONAL DUTY: None

North Carolina Courage

  • OUT: Hailey Harbison (Left Knee), Katelyn Rowland (Right Shoulder)
  • QUESTIONABLE: None
  • INTERNATIONAL DUTY: None
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