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Tigres UANL vs. Houston Dynamo | Concacaf Champions League Preview

2019 Concacaf Champions League — Quarterfinals, Leg 2
Tigres UANL vs. Houston Dynamo
Estadio Universitario — Nuevo Leon
March 12 — 11 pm ET

TV: Univision Deportes
STREAMING: YahooSports.com

The Houston Dynamo held Tigres UNAL scoreless for 75 minutes before conceding twice in a three-minute span in the opening leg of the Concacaf Champions League quarterfinals last week at BBVA Compass Stadium. Now, Mauro Manotas and company will need a pair of road goals against a Tigres side looking to advance to the semifinals after losing to Toronto FC a year ago. 

Tigres

  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Jurgen Damm (M) - undisclosed
    • OUT: Lucas Zelarayan (M) - undisclosed 
    • OUT: Javier Aquino (M) - undisclosed 
    • OUT: Jair Diaz (D) - undisclosed
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Jesus Duenas (M), Jorge Torres (D), Luis Rodriguez (D), Eduardo Vargas (M)
  • International duty: None

Houston Dynamo

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Eric Bird (M) - left ankle injury
    • OUT: Juan David Cabezas (M) - right thigh injury
    • OUT: Erik McCue (D) - left foot injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Ronaldo Pena (F), Matias Vera (M), Alberth Elis (M), Boniek Garcia (M), 
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup

  • This is the second all-time meeting with Tigres UANL winning, 2-0, in the opening leg 
  • Concacaf Champions League history: Houston Dynamo - 4 appearances (2013-14, 2012-13, 2009-10, 2008-09): 11 wins, 7 losses, 7 ties (35 goals) … Tigres UANL - Tigres - 4 appearances (2012/13, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2018) 18 wins, 6 losses, 9 ties (59 goals)

Officials

  • To be announced

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