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MLS At The Rent: NYCFC To Play Houston On Saturday

New York City FC coach Patrick Vieira has never been to Connecticut. But he still knows plenty about Rentschler Field.

When the U.S. men's national team played a friendly against Ghana in East Hartford this July, Vieira was paying close attention.

"When you look at that last national team game and the crowd that they had — it was really positive," Vieira said last week. "They had a big crowd, lots of fans — lots of soccer fans."

Vieira is hoping his team can attract a similar experience at Rentschler Field this Saturday when they travel to East Hartford for a surprise late season home game against the Houston Dynamo.

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