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Houston Dynamo FC defeat Austin FC 3-2 in La Copita opener

Houston Dynamo FC defeated Austin FC 3-2 at St. David’s Performance Center earlier today in the opening game of the La Copita preseason tournament for both teams. Houston scored three times in the second half to improve to 5-0-0 overall this preseason and 1-0-0 in La Copita.

Houston scored the game-winning goal in the 71st minute after forward Maxi Urruti launched a long diagonal pass down the left sideline. Speedy Dynamo forward Fafa Picault raced past defender Julio Cascante to force a one-on-one opportunity with the Austin goalkeeper and score his second goal of the match.