The Houston Dynamo hosted the Portland Timbers at BBVA compass Stadium in Houston Texas September 24 2016 with a final score of 3 to 1.
Scoring was started by Houston Dynamo forward Mauro Manotas in the 34th minute of the match when he converted a penalty kick after Portland timbers defender Liam Ridgewell blocked a shot inside the box with his arm.
The Dynamo went into the break with a 1 goal lead over the Portland Timbers.
Portland tied the score when Midfielder Diego Valeri shot the ball of a rebound ball from Darren Mattocks that hit the goalpost early in the second half,
The Dynamo took the lead back when Manotas shot the ball past goalkeeper Jake Gleeson.
Houston forward Mauro Manotras would complete his hat trick in the 85th minute of the match when he won a ball behind portlands defense and slotted a shot pass Goalkeeper Jake Gleeson.
Houston Dynamo will host New York City FC. Friday September 30th at BBVA Compass Stadium.