Scouting report: Dynamo at Real Salt Lake

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A quick look at Saturday's game between the Dynamo and Real Salt Lake

When/where: 9 p.m. Saturday, Rio Tinto Stadium; Sandy, Utah

TV/Radio: KUBE/610 AM (English); 1010 AM (Spanish)

Dynamo form (9-7-6, 33 pts): L-W-D-W-D

Real Salt Lake form (7-12-4, 25 pts): L-W-W-D-D

Dynamo update: Momentum is beginning to build as the Dynamo ride their first four-game unbeaten streak since September 2014. The current streak includes their first road victory. If they win on Saturday it would be the first time they win back-to-back road games since May 2013. All of the players who have played big roles over the last few months should be healthy and available, including Honduran wingers Romell Quioto and Alberth Elis.

Real Salt Lake introduction: The season began poorly in Utah, but changing coaches early in the season has given RSL some hope. Mike Petke has led RSL to a four-game unbeaten streak in which it has scored 13 goals. Joao Plata, Albert Rusnak and Luis Silva lead the attack in what most often has been a 4-2-3-1 formation. Midfielder Kyle Beckerman is perhaps the most veteran player in the league and capable of making a big play at any moment.

Key statistic: After losing their first five road games and six of their first seven, the Dynamo have taken points in three of their last four.

Dynamo player to watch: When forward Mauro Manotas scores, the Dynamo don't lose. He has scored seven goals in six games, including one in each of the last two. The Dynamo are 3-0-3 in those games. He has scored two of his 13 career goals on the road. The Dynamo could use another one tonight.

Real Salt Lake player to watch: With four goals and one assist during the four-game unbeaten run, Joao Plata is showing the skills that led to him signing a long-term Designated Player contract in the off-season. He may stand only 5-2, but he's quick and has great dribbling skills.

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Article Scouting report: Dynamo at Real Salt Lake compiled by www.chron.com