The Dynamo are headed to the White House to be honored by President Bush for winning the MLS Cup. The date has not been confirmed but the trip is a reality according to team President Oliver Luck……One of the great fringe benefits of the Dynamo winning the MLS Cup is their entry into the Concacaf Champions Cup which means international soccer with the Dynamo against Concacaf competition at Robertson Stadium in February. These matches will pit your hometown heroes against the likes of top Mexican squads and teams from Central America.
Credibility will be at stake.
The winner of the Mexican league Torneo Apertura which begins tonite will join Pachuca from the Mexican league as representatives. These international matches will be magical nights at Robertson. The Champion of the tournament will go to the FIFA World Club Championships to test their mettle against teams like Barcelona or Chelsea, it is time to think big. The runner-up gets included in the Copa SudaAmerica which ranks behind the Copa Libertadores kind equivalent to the UEFA Cup in Europe.