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GAME THREAD: Houston Dynamo vs. Philadelphia Union

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The Houston Dynamo last won an MLS match May 15. The Philadelphia Union hope that statement remains true by the end of the night.

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UNION GAME #18
VS
BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX
Saturday, July 2, 2016
9:00 PM
TCN - JP Dellacamera and Peter Pappas
Online Streaming: MLS Live
TBG Game Preview
Know Thy Enemy: Dynamo Theory
Starting XI
Will Bruin Forward Roland Alberg

Boniek García, Ricardo Clark, Alex, Giles Barnes

Collen Warner

Midfield

Chris Pontius, Tranquillo Barnetta, Ilsinho

Brian Carroll, Warren Creavalle

DaMarcus Beasley, Raúl Rodríguez, David Horst, Jalil Anibaba Defense Fabinho, Richie Marquez, Josh Yaro, Keegan Rosenberry
Tyler Deric Goalkeeper Andre Blake
Joe Willis, Agus, Sheanon Williams, Cristian Maidana, David Rocha, Andrew Wenger, Mauro Manotas Bench John McCarthy, Ray Gaddis, Ken Tribbett, Cole Missimo, Leo Fernandes, Walter Restrepo, C.J. Sapong
Numbers of Note
1.53 - Philadelphia Union's points per game, most in Eastern Conference
0 - Penalties won by Houston Dynamo, tied for least in MLS with only Seattle Sounders
6 - Goals scored by Chris Pontius, the most on the Philadelphia Union
Game Officials
Referee: Edvin Jurisevic
Assistant: Mike Rottersman
Assistant: Andrew Bigelow
Fourth: Ismail Elfath