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Team Profile: W Connection

04 June 1:42 pm

Team Profile: W Connection

By Ben Crook

Full Name: W Connection Football Club

Founded: 1999

Location: Marabella, Trinidad and Tobago

Stadium: Manny Ramjohn Stadium

League: TT Pro League

Championships: TT Pro League (4); FA Trophy (3); First Citizens Cup (6); CFU Club Championships (3)

CONCACAF History: 5 appearances; 2002 First Round, 2003 First Round, 2007 Quarterfinals (first round of competition), 2009-10 Group Stage, 2012-13 Group Stage

How they qualified: Group 1 winners in Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship (Two group winners and one playoff winner enter Champions League)

Record vs. Dynamo: This will be the first meeting of the two clubs, and the first Caribbean team the Dynamo have faced in the competition. W Connection have faced MLS sides twice in CONCACAF play, losing 3-0 on aggregate to Kansas City in the first round of the 2002 tournament and defeating the New York Red Bulls 4-3 on aggregate in the 2009-10 preliminary stage.