Red Bulls pull off shocker in Houston

November 10, 2008
GalarcepBy Ives Galarcep, Special to ESPNsoccernet
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HOUSTON -- Standing on the Robertson Stadium field and surrounded by a sea of 30,000 orange-clad Houston Dynamo fans, the New York Red Bulls faced some of the longest odds ever faced by a Major League Soccer team.

Having backed into the playoffs with just one road win all year, and playing a Houston Dynamo team that had never lost a playoff game at home, the Red Bulls were considered an overwhelming underdog. They were supposed to be an inevitable victim in the path of Houston's quest ...

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