Santos beats Houston 3-0 in CONCACAF match
Santos capitalized on an own goal by the Houston Dynamo and a
score by Herculez Gomez in the first half, going on to a 3-0
victory Wednesday and advancing into the semifinals of the CONCACAF
Champions League for the second straight year.
Santos, which lost the first match to Houston 1-0, advances on a
3-1 aggregate score and will face the Seattle Sounders in the next
The Sounders defeated Mexico’s Tigres 3-1 Tuesday and moved
ahead on a 3-2 aggregate.
Santos opened the scoring when Houston’s Tally Hall knocked the
ball into his own net in the 23rd minute. Gomez made it 2-0 five
minutes later. Marc Crosas finished the scoring in the 76th
It was the Dynamo’s fourth loss in five visits to Mexico.