T. Fountas scores a double to give a 2-0 win to DC United over Houston Dynamo. HIGHLIGHTS

WASHINGTON. DC United beats Houston Dynamo 2-0 after T. Fountas scores a double.

T. Fountas scores a double to give a 2-0 win to DC United over Houston Dynamo. HIGHLIGHTS
HIGHLIGHTS: D.C. United vs. Houston Dynamo FC | May 07, 2022

WASHINGTON. DC United tops Houston Dynamo 2-0 after T. Fountas scores a double.

The match was played at the Audi Field stadium in Washington on Saturday and it started at 7:30 pm local time. The referee was Jon Freemon who had the assistance of Adam Wienckowski and Ben Pilgrim. The 4th official was Lukasz Szpala. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.1 degrees Celsius or 50.22 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 38%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 46 Ball Possession 54
Shots
  • 14 Total 7
  • 6 On Target 1
  • 8 Off Target 6
  • 3 Shots blocked 1
  • 115 Attack 112
  • 68 Dangerous attack 36
  • 74 Ball safe​ 90
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 9 Corners 1
Fouls
  • 15 Total 11
  • 2 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

None of the teams had a clear upper hand in terms of ball possession. DC United was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. Houston Dynamo that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.

Attitude and shots

DC United had a more offensive attitude with 68 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why DC United won the match​.

DC United shot 14 times, 6 on target, 8 off target. Regarding the opposition, Houston Dynamo shot 7 times, 1 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

DC United received 2 yellow cards (R. Canouse and C. Durkin). On the opposite side, Houston Dynamo received 3 yellow cards (D. Quintero, A. Carrasquilla and M. Rodriguez).

Match Timeline

T. Fountas(goal)J. Gressel
35'
T. Fountas(goal)B. Smith
43'
45'
D. Quintero- Yellow
R. Romo- sub ->B. Hamid
49'
R. Canouse- Yellow
55'
66'
C. Baird- sub ->G. Dorsey
66'
M. Rodriguez- sub ->D. Quintero
66'
T. Ulfarsson- sub ->T. Pasher
C. Durkin- sub ->S. Djeffal
66'
O. Kamara- sub ->M. Estrada
67'
D. Skundrich- sub ->J. Gressel
77'
J. Hopkins- sub ->T. Fountas
77'
84'
Thiago- sub ->G. Vera
84'
S. Junqua- sub ->Zeca
87'
A. Carrasquilla- Yellow
C. Durkin- Yellow
90'
90'
M. Rodriguez- Yellow

Standings

After this match, DC United will have 12 points like Houston Dynamo, Columbus Crew, Colorado Rapids and Nashville SC to go down in the 19th place. Talking about the opposition, Houston Dynamo will stay with 12 points like Columbus Crew, Colorado Rapids and Nashville SC to hold in the 14th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Major League Soccer, DC United will host Cincinnati on the 8th of October with a 4-0 head to head stats in favor of DC United (4 draws).

Houston Dynamo will host LA Galaxy on the 9th of October with a 14-12 head to head in favor of LA Galaxy (10 draws).

DC United – Formation

DC United started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

The manager Hernán Pablo Losada decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

DC United made 5 changes: B. Hamid for R. Romo (49′), S. Djeffal for C. Durkin (66′), M. Estrada for O. Kamara (67′), J. Gressel for D. Skundrich (77′) and T. Fountas for J. Hopkins (77′).

Houston Dynamo – Formation

Houston Dynamo started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Paulo Roberto Corradi Nagamura played with: .

Substitutions

Houston Dynamo made 5 changes: G. Dorsey for C. Baird (66′), D. Quintero for M. Rodriguez (66′), T. Pasher for T. Ulfarsson (66′), G. Vera for Thiago (84′) and Zeca for S. Junqua (84′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Major League Soccer.​