Houston Dynamo will officially be moving on to the next round in the CONCACAF Champions League thanks to an aggregate score of 3-1. Houston Dynamo beat Guastatoya CD 1-0 away in their first leg and then won 2-1 at home in the second leg. DeMarcus Beasley scored the lone goal in the first leg while in the second leg, Manotas scored both goals for Houston Dynamo after coming on as a sub and trailing 1-0 against Guastatoya. Guastatoya was the only Guatemalan club to qualify for the CONCACAF Champions League this year after being crowned champions in the Guatemalan first division. Houston Dynamo qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League due to the fact that they beat Philadelphia Union in the U.S. Open Cup.
The Houston Dynamo have have signed striker Mauro Manotas to a new 3-year deal, which will keep him at the club through 2021. The 23-year-old had 19 goals in 33 appearances last season for Houston and has scored a total of 35 goals in 4 seasons for the Dynamo.
Houston Dynamo was the only MLS team to win in tonight’s CONCACAF Champions League match day. Houston Dynamo officially beats Guatemalan side CD Guastatoya 1-0 thanks to a 84’ minute goal by 36-year-old Demarcus Beasley goal from corner kick. Houston Dynamo qualified for the CONCACAF Champions League due to the fact that they beat Philadelphia Union in the U.S. Open Cup. The team will be leaving Guatemala with an away goal in favor meaning CD Guastatoya will be needing at least one goal at BBVA Compass Stadium against Houston Dynamo.
The Houston Dynamo will face CD Guastatoya in the CONCACAF Champions League. Kick off will at 9pm. The first leg will be played at Estadio Mateo Flores in Guatemala.
Houston Dynamo beat Seattle Sounders at the second half. The Houston Dynamo will play Sporting Kansas City next. Goals from Cabezas, Peña, and Hairston.