Academy Philosophy

Mission Statement:

To provide a professional soccer learning environment where players can strive to fulfill their full potential. To produce MLS standard players and young men capable of being successful in a non-professional soccer environment.

Philosophy:

Play an attacking, creative and dynamic style of play based on ball possession and intelligent movement.  To have a positive influence on all players' development as a person, competitor and an elite athlete who always maintain the values and identity of the club.

  • Player Centered
  • Player Driven
  • Players First
  • Strive To Win

Values:

  • Honesty
  • Ambition
  • Hard work
  • Commitment
  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Humility
  • Sportsmanship
  • Responsibility
  • Teamwork

Culture:

The Dynamo culture is of learning and hard work with a desire to play for the Houston Dynamo. We want players to be dedicated fans of the team with the First Team players as role models and heroes. We want passion and pride for the Dynamo badge and players who play with honor and spirit that represents the whole club.