Houston 3 – Austin 0: Orange Crush rampant bag 3 at BBVA Compass Stadium

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Houston Dynamo beat Austin with a thumping 3-0 victory on Sunday at BBVA Compass Stadium. After today’s result, Houston are in 12th place, with 22 points from 31 matches, while Austin sit in 13th, with 19 points from 31.

Orange Crush didn’t take long to start the rout, with an early goal from Dorsey in the 2nd minute. Houston then scored once more and increased their lead thanks to a goal from Picault in the 24th minute to see out the first half 2-0.

Houston continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Picault finding the net again, 65 minutes in. They managed to see the game out with a clean sheet and a final score of 3-0.

For Houston, Memo Rodríguez, Cerén, Lassiter, Junqua and Ian Hoffmann, came on for Quintero, Corona, Dorsey, Picault and Valentin. Austin replaced Redes, Sebastian Berhalter, Kolmanic, Djitte and Gallagher with Pochettino, Pereira, Jiménez, Domínguez and Fagundez.

There were bookings for Picault and Lundqvist from Houston. For Austin, Pochettino, Ring and Sebastian Berhalter saw yellow.

Technical card:
Houston Dynamo: Nelson, Hadebe, Parker, Lundqvist, Valentin (Ian Hoffmann, min.89), Corona (Cerén, min.59), Dorsey (Lassiter, min.76), Vera, Picault (Junqua, min.76), Maxi Urruti and Quintero (Memo Rodríguez, min.58)
Austin: Stuver, Romaña, Cascante, Nick Lima, Jiménez (Kolmanic, min.69), Ring, Fagundez (Gallagher, min.80), Driussi, Pereira (Sebastian Berhalter, min.46), Pochettino (Redes, min.46) and Domínguez (Djitte, min.69)
Stadium: BBVA Compass Stadium
Goals: Dorsey (1-0, min. 2), Picault (2-0, min. 24) and Picault (3-0, min. 65)

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