HOUSTON, TX (Wednesday, November 7, 2012) The Houston Dynamo have clinched a spot in the Eastern Conference Championship following their 2-1 series win over Sporting Kansas City. Houston will not learn their opponent until Thursday night when the New York Red Bulls and D.C. United conclude their series.
Regardless of the opponent, the Dynamo will host the first match of the conference championship at BBVA Compass Stadium on Sunday, November 11 at 3 p.m., presented by Kroger. Tickets may be purchased at www.HoustonDynamo.com, by calling 713-276-GOAL, or by visiting the BBVA Compass Stadium box office (2200 Texas St., Houston) from 9 a.m. 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Although the Dynamo fell to Sporting KC 1-0 tonight at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park, Houston advanced to the Eastern Conference Championship with a 2-1 aggregate victory.
The Dynamo are in the conference championship for the second-consecutive year and fifth time overall. Houston is 3-1-0 all-time in conference championships, including last years 2-0 win over Sporting KC at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park.
Houston finished the 2012 regular season undefeated at home (11-0-6) and currently has a 29-game home-unbeaten streak in all competitions.
Playoff 4-packs are available for $20 per ticket at www.HoustonDynamo.com. Group tickets may be purchased by calling 713-276-GOAL.
For complete information about the Dynamos 2012 playoff run, including ticket information, visit www.HoustonDynamo.com/Playoffs.
ABOUT THE HOUSTON DYNAMO
The Houston Dynamo are a Major League Soccer club that has won two MLS Cup championships and three conference championships in its first six seasons and qualified to represent the United States in international competition five times, including in the 2012-13 CONCACAF Champions League. The team currently trains in the Methodist Champions Field at Houston Amateur Sports Park (HASP), the premier training facility in Southeast Texas, and plays at BBVA Compass Stadium in downtown Houston. For more information, log on to www.HoustonDynamo.com or call (713) 276-7500