Two members of the Dynamo Academy, presented by Statoil, have recieved national invitations after showing tremendous potential this season.
Jommar Reyes is a midfielder in the Dynamo Pre-Academy. He is invited to the U.S Under-14 Boy's National Team training camp under Coach Hugo Perez at the StubHub Center in Carson, California on August 17-25.
Christian Lucatero, midfielder for the U-16 Dynamo Academy team, is invited to the U.S Soccer National Combine in Portland, Oregon. He is just one of sixty youth players selected by U.S. Soccer, identified by potential to play for the U.S Men's National Team in future World Cups.
Lucatero and the other invitees will participate in intense training sessions modeled after U.S. Soccer Youth National Team camps and conducted by U.S. Soccer Youth National Team staff.
The Houston Dynamo's match on August 3 against the Columbus Crew will now be broadcast on KPRC Local 2. It was previously scheduled to air on CSN Plus.
Similarly, the August 17 match against the Seattle Sounders, which was to air on KPRC Local 2, will now be shown on CSN Plus.
You can get tickets to both matches, which will be played at BBVA Compass Stadium, at HoustonDynamo.com/tickets.
The Dynamo Academy U-16s, presented by Statoil, played local rivals Texans SC Houston to a tough, physical 0-0 draw on July 14 in their first match of Academy Finals Week here in Houston. Check out the action in the latest video from Dynamo TV.
The Dynamo U-16s face Real Salt Lake AZ tonight at 8:30 p.m. at Houston Amateur Sports Park in a match that could decide their Finals Week fate. The match is free and open to the public, so we encourage you to come out and give the future of the club the support they deserve and help them on their way to the championship match at BBVA Compass Stadium.
If you've paid attention, Adam Moffat's volley against New England didn't come as a surprise. Take a look back with Dynamo TV at Adam's long range efforts with the Dynamo.
Check out the nominees for AT&T MLS Goal of the Week for Week 20 of the 2013 regular season!
Adam Moffat's volleyed bomb in New England this past weekend has to be the favorite, but it only wins if you vote.
Cast your ballot before voting ends for your favorite Goal of the Week! The winner is determined by the total number of votes cast online and in text voting and will be announced on Friday.
Vote online or text goal code to 22442.
Voting runs until 11:59 pm PT on Thursdays. For complete coverage of the AT&T MLS Goal of the Week — including an archive of all of this season's winners — click here.
A pair of clubs currently sitting on either side of the Eastern Conference playoff qualification line meet when the New England Revolution take on the Houston Dynamo on Saturday evening at Gillette Stadium. The teams are separated by just two points, with the Dynamo in fifth place in the East. The Revolution started a homestand last weekend with a 2-0 home win against San Jose, while the Dynamo snapped a long winless and goalless drought with a 1-0 home victory against Philadelphia Union.
Dynamo: Hall; Sarkodie, Boswell, Brunner, Taylor; Moffat, Clark, Barnes; Garcia; Weaver, Driver
Subs: Deric, Ching, Johnson, Chabala, Salazar, Dixon, Creavalle
New England Revolution: Shuttleworth, Tierney, Goncalves, McCarthy, Farrell, Fagundez, Nguyen, Caldwell, Rowe, Sene, Barrett
Subs: Reis, Soares, Simms, Guy, Toja, Barnes, Imbongo
On Tuesday's edition of Soccer Matters, Glenn Davis spoke with veteran Dynamo midfielder Brad Davis, U.S. women's national team star Abby Wambach and New England Revolution midfielder/defender Chris Tierney. Check out their interviews below.