MLS Preview: Houston Dynamo - Montreal Impact
Montreal has been decent as of late, but the Impact will have to travel to one of the toughest grounds in the league on Saturday.
By Keith Hickey
|Houston Dynamo (4-3-3): Hall; Hainault, Boswell, Taylor, Ashe; Garcia, Creavalle, Davis; Carr, Bruin, Kandji.
QUESTIONABLE: MF Adam Moffat (R adductor strain)
|Montreal Impact (4-2-3-1): Ricketts; Brovsky, Camara, Nesta, Iapchino; Martins, Bernier; Nyassi, Mapp, Arnaud; Di Vaio.
OUT: DF Matteo Ferrari (R quad strain); DF Nelson Rivas (abdomen); FW Bernardo Corradi (L knee ACL tear); FW Andrew Wenger (L hamstring strain)
|DID YOU KNOW?|
- Along with the Red Bulls, Houston is one of two teams in MLS that is undefeated at home. Its last regular season home loss came against the Columbus Crew on June 18, 2011.
- This is the final match of a three-game home stand for Houston. It started off with a 4-0 victory over D.C. United on July 15.
- Montreal has played 22 games so far this season, more than any other MLS club.
- The Impact have conceded 39 goals in those 22 games, the highest total in the league.
- Houston's designated player Oscar Boniek Garcia has started every game since joining from Olimpia, scoring a goal against D.C. United.
Top 3 Predictions
Houston Dynamo 2-3 Montreal Impact
- 19.05 %
Houston Dynamo 3-0 Montreal Impact
- 14.29 %
Houston Dynamo 2-1 Montreal Impact
- 14.29 %
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Oct 6, 2012||Houston Dynamo 1 - Montreal Impact 1|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jul 21, 2012||Houston Dynamo 3 - Montreal Impact 0|
|USA - Major League Soccer (MLS)||Jun 23, 2012||Montreal Impact 4 - Houston Dynamo 2|
|May 18, 2013||Houston Dynamo 0 - New England Revolution 2||MLS|
|May 12, 2013||Houston Dynamo 0 - Sporting Kansas City 1||MLS|
|May 8, 2013||D.C. United 0 - Houston Dynamo 4||MLS|
|May 5, 2013||Los Angeles Galaxy 0 - Houston Dynamo 1||MLS|
|Apr 28, 2013||Houston Dynamo 1 - Colorado Rapids 1||MLS|
|9||Marco Di Vaio||Striker|
|34||Karl William Ouimette||Defender|
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