The Columbus Crew SC has won only one of its 14 matches at the Houston Dynamo FC (D7 L6), a 2-0 victory in 2011. The Houston Dynamo FC are unbeaten in their last eight home matches against the Columbus Crew SC (W5 D3).
The Houston Dynamo FC have won three straight matches in all competitions, scoring at least three goals in each game. This is the second time in club history that the Houston Dynamo FC has won three straight games while scoring at least three in each win, also doing so in September 2007.
The Columbus Crew SC have won seven of its last 11 regular-season matches (D3 L1) including the last two in a row. The Columbus Crew SC’s 24 points since that run began in late May are more than any other MLS team in that time.
Hector Herrera recorded his 12th assist of the season in the Houston Dynamo FC’s 3-0 win over Real Salt Lake on Saturday. Carlos Vela is the only Mexican player with more assist in a single season in MLS history (15 in 2019, 13 in 2018).
Cucho Hernandez has contributed to a goal in each of his last five regular-season road matches for the Columbus Crew SC (1 goal, 4 assists) after doing so in seven straight in July-October 2022. Hernandez is the only player with multiple streaks with 5+consecutive road games with a goal contribution in the last four MLS seasons.