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Played
September 17, 2011 8:38 PM EDT
John O'Quinn Field at Corbin J. Robertson Stadium — Houston, Texas
Referee:‬ S. Petrescu‎
Attendance:‬ 18129‎
 
47′ (PG) Brad Davis
79′ Will Bruin
 

MLS Preview: Houston Dynamo - San Jose Earthquakes

The old Earthquakes host the new Earthquakes at Robertson Stadium.

By Seth Vertelney

Hunter Freeman, Houston Dynamo, MLS
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PROBABLE LINEUPS

Houston Dynamo (4-4-2): Hall; Freeman, Cameron, Boswell, Ashe; Clark, Moffat, Davis, Watson; Weaver, Costly.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Alex Dixon (L finger fracture); DF Eddie Robinson (R quad strain)

QUESTIONABLE: FW Brian Ching (L adductor strain)

San Jose Earthquakes (4-4-2): Busch; Beitashour, Burling, Hernandez, Corrales; Gjertsen, Baca, Stephenson, Corrales; Dawkins, Wondolowski.

INJURY REPORT

OUT: MF Andre Luiz (L knee injury); DF Ike Opara (L foot injury); FW Alan Gordon (surgery); FW Steven Lenhart (family leave)

DOUBTFUL: DF Justin Morrow (R hamstring strain); DF Jason Hernandez (L quadriceps strain); FW Scott Sealy (L groin strain)

DID YOU KNOW?
  • The Dynamo were in action midweek, drawing 2-2 with Eastern Conference leaders Columbus Crew.

  • The Earthquakes snapped a club-record 13-game winless streak in their last game - a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire.
  • Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis made the 250th appearance of his MLS career in last weekend's loss at Sporting Kansas City, becoming the third-youngest player in league history to reach that mark.
  • Houston is currently tied with Philadelphia for third place in the Eastern Conference with 36 points, but the Union have two games in hand on the Dynamo.
  • San Jose acquired forward Maxwell Griffin on loan from Orlando City Soccer Club for the remainder of the 2011 MLS season.


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Head to Head
USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 30, 2013 Houston Dynamo 2 - San Jose Earthquakes 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Mar 17, 2012 San Jose Earthquakes 0 - Houston Dynamo 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Sep 17, 2011 Houston Dynamo 2 - San Jose Earthquakes 1
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Jun 4, 2011 San Jose Earthquakes 2 - Houston Dynamo 0
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USA - Major League Soccer ‎(MLS)‎ Oct 16, 2010 San Jose Earthquakes 0 - Houston Dynamo 1
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Last Five Matches
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Available Squads
1Tally HallGoalkeeper
32Bobby BoswellDefender
-Andre HainaultDefender
26Corey AsheDefender
20Geoff CameronDefender
6Adam MoffatMidfielder
23Colin ClarkMidfielder
11Brad DavisMidfielder
17Luiz CamargoMidfielder
3Calen CarrStriker
-Carlo CostlyStriker
24Tyler DericGoalkeeper
4Jermaine TaylorDefender
-Hunter FreemanDefender
27Jevaughn WatsonMidfielder
44Danny CruzMidfielder
23Cam WeaverStriker
12Will BruinStriker
18Jon BuschGoalkeeper
2Bobby BurlingDefender
-Ramiro CorralesDefender
33Steven BeitashourDefender
4Nana AttakoraDefender
-Rafael BacaMidfielder
4Sam CroninMidfielder
9Khari StephensonMidfielder
8Chris WondolowskiStriker
-Simon DawkinsStriker
17Joey GjertsenStriker
1David BinghamGoalkeeper
33Chris LeitchDefender
5Brad RingMidfielder
15Bobby ConveyMidfielder
-Matthew LuzunarisStriker
37Jacob PetersonMidfielder
-Maxwell Ramon GriffinStriker
Results
 
Top Scorers
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E. Torres E. Torres
Striker
Chivas USA
6 3
Clint Dempsey Clint Dempsey
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Seattle Sounders
6 1
V. Sánchez V. Sánchez
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Colorado
4 3
Federico Higuaín Federico Higuaín
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Columbus Crew
4 2
Dominic Dwyer Dominic Dwyer
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Sporting KC
4 1