Birthdate: Aug. 2, 1994
Status: Academy U-18
Birthplace: Caracas, Venezuela
High School: Fort Bend Elkins, 2012
OUTLOOK: Promising player with history of success despite playing against older, bigger opposition.
2010-11 USSF: Limited to seven games due to injury ... Made five starts and scored highlight-reel goal from 30 yards in 1-0 win vs. Internationals on 11/16.
2010 SUM U-17 CUP: Part of squad that finished third, the Dynamo's best finish in the annual SUM Cup, in the tournament played in the Houston area ... Made just one appearance due to injury.
2009-10 USSF: Made five substitute appearances for the U-18 team and was part of the squad that traveled to the playoffs in June … Scored the U-18s’ final goal of the season in 80th minute of 3-0 win vs. D.C. United on 6/29 in playoff action ... Appeared in only eight games, making six starts, for the U-16 team due to injury.
2009 EUROPE: Appeared in five of six games on European tour, including two starts … Scored outstanding long-range volley in 3-2 win over Real Madrid on August 18 … Remained in Europe to train with Spanish power Valencia after Real Madrid match … Started against Barcelona and Villarreal … Appeared as a substitute against Rangers, amateur club Benlloch, and Real Madrid.
2009 SUM U-17 CUP: Appeared in three games, including two starts, as youngest player for Dynamo at MLS youth championship … Started in midfield in 2-0 win against Kansas City on July 4 and 2-1 loss to Columbus on July 7 … Appeared as a substitute against Real Salt Lake and Los Angeles.
OTHER ACADEMY: 2010: Played final eight minutes of 0-0 tie vs. U.S. U-17 national team on 5/22 at Robertson Stadium.