NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Sebastian Ferreira’s two goals helped lead the Houston Dynamo to a 2-1 victory over Nashville on Sunday.
Ferreira scored on a penalty in the 30th minute and on a breakout in the 39th minute, assisted by Darwin Quintero.
Nashville’s goal was scored by Walker Zimmerman in the 96th minute.
Already assured of a playoff spot, Nashville (12-10-11) remains tied with LA Galaxy for fourth place in the Western Conference. Both teams have 47 points with one match remaining.
Nashville outshot the Dynamo 17-6. Both teams had three shots on goal.
Steve Clark saved two of the three shots he faced for the Dynamo (10-17-6). Joe Willis saved one of the three shots he faced for Nashville.
Both teams next play Sunday. The Dynamo host the LA Galaxy and Nashville visits Los Angeles FC.