Seattle Sounders FC vs. Houston Dynamo | 2019 MLS Match Preview

2019 MLS Regular Season - Week 11
Seattle Sounders FC vs. Houston Dynamo
CenturyLink Field — Seattle
May 11 - 10:00 PM ET


The Houston Dynamo hope to snap a nine-match winless streak in all-time games at CenturyLink Field when they meet the Seattle Sounders Saturday night.

The Sounders (5-1-4) are looking to end a streak of three consecutive draws, which includes a thrilling 1-1 stalemate against Minnesota United at Allianz Field in Week 10 with Cristian Roldan scoring the sensational equalizer after Ike Opara put the hosts in front. 

The Dynamo (6-1-1) are level with the Sounders on points and three behind the second-place LA Galaxy after beating FC Dallas, 2-1, in the Texas Derby Saturday. Mauro Manotas scored a goal in each half to lead Houston to a second consecutive victory. 

Seattle Sounders FC

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Gustav Svensson (M) - left hamstring strain
    • QUESTIONABLE: Nouhou (D) - left ankle sprain
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution: Nicolas Lodeiro (M)
  • International duty: Danny Leyva (M), Alfonso Ocampo-Chavez (F)

Houston Dynamo

Project Starting XI
  • Injury Report:
    • OUT: Eric Bird (M) - left ankle injury
    • OUT: DaMarcus Beasley (D) - left knee surgery
    • OUT: Ronaldo Peña (F) - left knee injury
    • OUT: Marlon Hairston (M) - right hip injury
  • Suspended: None
  • Suspended after next caution:None
  • International duty: None

Series Matchup at Sounders

  • Sounders: 7 wins, 15 goals
  • Dynamo: 0 wins, 3 goals
  • 2 draws


  • Referee: Alex Chilowicz
  • Assistant Referees: Eduardo Mariscal, Chris Elliott
  • 4th Official: Elvis Osmanovic
  • VAR: Alejandro Mariscal