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MLS Preview: Toronto FC - Houston Dynamo

MLS Preview: Toronto FC - Houston Dynamo

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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.

  PROBABLE LINEUPS
Toronto FC (4-4-2): Bendik; Russel, Agbossoumonde, O'Dea, Eckersley; Ephraim, Hall, Silva, Lambe; Braun, Eckersley.

Injury Report:

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.

Injury Report:

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.

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Available Squads
12Joe BendikGoalkeeper
-Logan EmoryDefender
-Gale AgbossoumondeDefender
25Jeremy HallMidfielder
-Ryan RichterMidfielder
48Darren O'DeaDefender
12Luis SilvaMidfielder
19Reginald LambeStriker
25Hogan EphraimMidfielder
10Robert EarnshawStriker
17Justin BraunStriker
24Stefan FreiGoalkeeper
-Danny CaliffDefender
15Doneil HenryDefender
-John BostockMidfielder
8Kyle BekkerMidfielder
21Jonathan OsorioMidfielder
32Andrew WiedemanStriker
1Tally HallGoalkeeper
4Jermaine TaylorDefender
8Kofi SarkodieDefender
26Corey AsheDefender
32Bobby BoswellDefender
11Brad DavisMidfielder
13Ricardo ClarkMidfielder
6Adam MoffatMidfielder
20Andrew DriverMidfielder
23Giles BarnesMidfielder
12Will BruinStriker
28Erich MarscheiderGoalkeeper
2Eric BrunnerDefender
-Warren CreavalleMidfielder
17Luiz CamargoMidfielder
27B. GarcíaMidfielder
14Jason JohnsonMidfielder
-Brian ChingStriker

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