| ||PROBABLE LINEUPS||Houston Dynamo (4-4-2): Hall; Boswell, Brunner, Clark, Taylor; Creavalle, Moffat, Driver, Davis; Barnes, Bruin.|
OUT: Anthony Arena (R ankle sprain), Calen Carr (L knee)
QUESTIONABLE: Brad Davis (L hamstring strain), Boniek Garcia (R hamstring strain)
|Philadelphia Union (4-4-2): MacMath; Williams, Okugo, Parke, Gaddis; Cruz, Carroll, Farfan, Le Toux; Casey, Wheeler.|
OUT: Kleberson (R quad strain), Michael Lahoud (sports hernia surgery)
QUESTIONABLE: Conor Casey (knee strain)
| ||DID YOU KNOW?|
The Union are in third place in Major League Soccer's Eastern Conference on 27 points, and could leapfrog rival New York with a win.
Houston is in fifth, the final playoff spot. The Dynamo, with 23 points, are just two ahead a trio of teams looking to overtake them.
Two Philadelphia players, forward Sebastien Le Toux and fullback Sheanon Williams, are tied for the league lead in assists, with seven apiece.
The Union has had trouble holding onto late leads. In their last two games, the Zolos have conceded an equalizing goal in the 96th minute or later.
Houston defender Kofie Sarkodie is suspended for this match.