Tonight in Houston, Texas at BBVA Compass Stadium, the Dynamo take on the Columbus Crew SC at home. The Dynamo are coming in with a win over the defending MLS Cup Champions the Seattle Sounders FC. The new coach Wilmar Cabrara has done good to start off at home, a WIN. This week hoping Quioto has another positive week with a strong start. Dylan Remick will start the line up in place of Demarcus Beasley. Hopefully the rain will hold off in Houston to have a good game.
The Dynamo are not holding back, within the minute of the game, #12 Romell Quioto scores a goal to make it Dynamo 1 and Columbus 0. The Dynamo just got lucky that the Columbus Crew didn’t score in the 7th minute. The Dynamo have to keep their guard up, because Columbus can quickly turn things around in their favor. The coach, Wilmar Cabrara is on the sideline watching every move of his team. Alex working fast to get the ball back to the Dynamo. In the 27th minute, the Columbus Crew is attacking the Dynamo side, Tyler Deric has saved two attempts and the other attempt was headed out by the Dynamo team. The Dynamo will have to go in at half and talk about closing the big gaps being left by the Dynamo in the first half leaving them vulnerable for Columbus to score. The Dynamo in the 34th minute had a corner kick by #14 Alex, which in turn was an excellent play because, #17 Alberth Elis scored his first major league goal for his career. The first half ended with the Dynamo 2 and Columbus Crew 0. Coach Cabrara will to talk to the team about closing the gaps they had in the first half.
The second half the Dynamo come out battling for points, they had a corner kick but failed to score. The second half start of rain, which will probably make it a fast game. The Columbus Crew makes substitution in the 58th minute # 8 Abu comes in for #7. In the 60th minute a yellow card was issued to Columbus Crew #13 Finlay. In the 64th minute on a long throw from Alex to #9 Erick Torres with great control manages to score a goal for the Dynamo, making it 3 goals for the Dynamo. The Dynamo #17 Elis was issued a yellow card, which maybe should not have been issued. The Dynamo has made a substitution in the 68th minute, #5 Cabezas on and #6 Alexander out. In the 71st minute yellow card for Columbus Crews #2 Retala. In the 74th minute #11 Wagner coming on for #17 Elis off. In the 80th minute substitution for Dynamo, #19 Monatos on for #9 Erick Torres off. In the 85th minute Columbus #86 Jonathan Mensah was issued a Red card and asked to leave the game. He will be not play the next game for Columbus Crew. The Dynamo will start with 6 points by winning the game against Columbus Crew tonight. In the 93rd minute with the extra time #11 Kamara of Columbus Crew scored to avoid the shut out against the Dynamo. Dynamo will finish the night with a great start 2-0 for the start of the season. Tyler Deric came off with good saves tonight. Final score Dynamo 3, Columbus Crew 1.
Santos Hernandez, writer