Elis took a centering pass from Vicente Sanchez, tapped twice to set up a third-time-charmer and send Houston to the Western Conference Semifinals, where they'll take on the top-seeded Portland Timbers.
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: Ageless wonder
, whose season was previously most notable for a four-assists-in-three-games week from Sept. 23 to 30, subbed on in the 87th minute and created the game's lone goal with an impressive individual effort. Playing wide to the right, he avoided a sliding
while keeping his dribble at the touchline to put a centering through ball at the feet of Elis, who found space and time enough for three touches before slamming home the winner.
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