Two of Major League Soccer's hottest teams meet, with Houston chasing top seed in the East.
|Toronto FC (4-4-2): Kocic; Henry, Eckersley, Emory, Morgan; Lambe, Dunfield, Frings, Silva; Avila, Johnson.
OUT: GK Stefan Frei (L lower leg); FW Danny Koevermans (L knee ACL tear)
QUESTIONABLE: FW Nicholas Lindsay (L knee surgery recovery); DF Jeremy Hall (L hamstring strain)
|Houston Dynamo (4-3-3): Hall; Hainault, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Garcia, Creavalle, Davis; Carr, Bruin, Kandji.
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- After propping up the table for most of the season, Toronto's three-game winning streak has seen the Reds move above the Portland Timbers and into 18th place overall.
- Toronto is now unbeaten in its last five games at BMO Field.
- The Dynamo are also on a three-game victory tear, and haven't lost in over a month, a run of six games.
- Since signing as a Designated Player last month, Oscar Boniek Garcia has played six complete games, scoring a goal and creating two more.
- Since being acquired in a trade with FC Dallas for Julian de Guzman, Andrew Wiedeman has played two games and scored a goal for TFC.