MLS Preview: Toronto FC - Houston Dynamo
Toronto has managed to scrape together a few points to start the season, but the Reds have a tough task with the visiting Houston Dynamo.
By Keith Hickey
|Toronto FC (4-4-2): Bendik; Russel, Agbossoumonde, O'Dea, Eckersley; Ephraim, Hall, Silva, Lambe; Braun, Eckersley.
OUT: Danny Koevermans (L ACL repair), Terry Dunfield (L knee sprain), Emery Welshman (R ankle sprain)
QUESTIONABLE: Richard Eckersley (L hamstring)
|Houston Dynamo (4-4-2): Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Boniek Garcia, Moffat, Clark, Davis; Bruin, Barnes.||
OUT: Calen Carr (L knee)
QUESTIONABLE: Boniek Garcia (L Achilles tendonitis)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Toronto is currently seventh in the Eastern Conference, with a 1-2-3 record. Houston is occupying the third spot in the East. The Dynamo boast a 4-2-0 showing so far.
- Houston is the only team in MLS yet to draw a game this season.
- TFC striker Robert Earnshaw is tied for the league lead in goals. He picked up his fifth of the season against Philadelphia last week.
- Dynamo midfielder Ricardo Clark is two appearances away from playing 200 MLS games.
- Toronto FC defender Ashtone Morgan will miss this game through suspension.
Top 3 Predictions
Toronto FC 2-1 Houston Dynamo
- 26.67 %
Toronto FC 1-2 Houston Dynamo
- 20 %
Toronto FC 1-1 Houston Dynamo
- 20 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 22, 2013||Houston Dynamo 0 - Toronto FC 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Apr 20, 2013||Toronto FC 1 - Houston Dynamo 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Aug 25, 2012||Houston Dynamo 1 - Toronto FC 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jul 28, 2012||Toronto FC 0 - Houston Dynamo 2|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 20, 2012||Houston Dynamo 3 - Toronto FC 3|
|Oct 26, 2013||Toronto FC 1 - Montreal Impact 0||MLS|
|Oct 19, 2013||Chicago Fire 1 - Toronto FC 0||MLS|
|Oct 5, 2013||Philadelphia Union 1 - Toronto FC 0||MLS|
|Sep 28, 2013||Toronto FC 4 - D.C. United 1||MLS|
|Sep 21, 2013||Toronto FC 1 - Sporting Kansas City 2||MLS|
Times In EDT
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