MLS Preview: Houston Dynamo - San Jose Earthquakes
Houston could match MLS history with its 34th regular season home game without a loss against the Earthquakes.
By Zac Lee Rigg
|Houston Dynamo (4-4-2): Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Brunner, Ashe; Boniek Garcia, Moffatt, Clark, Davis; Barnes, Ching.||
OUT: Calen Carr (L knee)
QUESTIONABLE: Will Bruin (L hamstring strain)
|San Jose Earthquakes (4-4-2): Busch; Morrow, Bernardez, Hernandez, Harden; Corrales, Baca, Cronin, Salinas; Jahn, Wondolowski.||
OUT: Mehdi Ballouchy (L torn ACL), Steven Beitashour (sports hernia), Marvin Chavez (R MCL sprain), Alan Gordon (L foot surgery), Steven Lenhart (R knee surgery), Tommy Muller (low back spasms)
QUESTIONABLE: Mike Fucito (R hamstring strain), Marcus Tracy (L ankle injury)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Houston is one result from equaling Major League Soccer's all-time home unbeaten run. Real Salt Lake went 34 games without losing at home in the regular season from 2009-2011.
- Chris Wondolowski, who tied the MLS record with 27 goals last season, scored his second of 2013 against the Seattle Sounders last week.
- When the 'Quakes returned to the league in 2008, these team split the season series for the first four years.
- Last year, however, Houston edged the matchup. It has won the last two games against San Jose.
- The Dynamo migrated from San Jose in 2006, bringing with it Brian Ching, Brad Davis, Ricardo Clark, as well as coach Dominic Kinnear and assistant Wade Barrett.
Top 3 Predictions
Houston Dynamo 2-2 San Jose Earthquakes
- 14.29 %
Houston Dynamo 3-0 San Jose Earthquakes
- 14.29 %
Houston Dynamo 2-1 San Jose Earthquakes
- 14.29 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Mar 30, 2013||Houston Dynamo 2 - San Jose Earthquakes 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Mar 17, 2012||San Jose Earthquakes 0 - Houston Dynamo 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Sep 17, 2011||Houston Dynamo 2 - San Jose Earthquakes 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 4, 2011||San Jose Earthquakes 2 - Houston Dynamo 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Oct 16, 2010||San Jose Earthquakes 0 - Houston Dynamo 1|
|Nov 23, 2013||Sporting Kansas City 2 - Houston Dynamo 1||MLS|
|Nov 9, 2013||Houston Dynamo 0 - Sporting Kansas City 0||MLS|
|Nov 6, 2013||New York Red Bulls 1 - Houston Dynamo 2||MLS|
|Nov 3, 2013||Houston Dynamo 2 - New York Red Bulls 2||MLS|
|Oct 31, 2013||Houston Dynamo 3 - Montreal Impact 0||MLS|
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