Boniek Garcia grew up playing soccer in the streets of Tegucigalpa Honduras, dreaming of the day when he could play for the Honduras National Team in front of packed stadiums. It was a long road to makine those dreams come true, but with the support of his mother, Boniek has become a key piece for both the Dynamo and Los Catrachos. Watch as Boniek sat down the Dynamo TV to tell his story with "Growing Up Soccer".
Canelo & James Kirkland join Oscar de la Hoya as honorary captains before Houston vs San Jose - May 5, 2015
We had a few special guests on the field during pregame ceremonies for Dynamo vs San Jose. Before getting ready for tonight's big showdown at Minute Maid Park, Houston Dynamo minority owner and former world boxing champion Oscar De La Hoya and boxers Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and James “Mandingo Warrior” Kirkland acted as honorary captains at BBVA Compass Stadium, participating in the coin toss and posing for pictures with the team.
Dynamo Youth Programs are giving away 20 tickets to see Manchester City FC play at BBVA Compass Stadium in the BBVA Compass Dynamo Charities Cup on May 28th!
Register HERE for any of the following programs by 11:30 AM on May 8th to be entered into the draw:
- HSP Dynamo Camp
- HSP COE Camp
- Katy Family YMCA Dynamo Camp
- Houston Indoor Sports
- June Residential Elite Camp
- Sienna Plantation Dynamo Camp
- DB McWilliams YMCA, Cypress Creek Dynamo Camp
All current registrations for the programs above will be automatically entered into the draw. Tickets will include pre-game Rally Tunnel access.
- Additional tickets will be available at $45 (subject to availability, will NOT include Rally Tunnel access)
Winners will be notified by email after draw at 12 PM on May 8th and must claim tickets by 12 PM noon on May 11th.
Highlights + Owen Coyle, Brad Davis, DaMarcus Beasley & Nathan Sturgis give their thoughts on a 1-4 loss to FC Dallas in Round 1 of the Texas Derby.
Owen Coyle, Giles Barnes and DaMarcus Beasley talk about hosting Manchester City at BBVA Compass Stadium on May 28th for the Dynamo Charities Cup.
Tonight's match is part of the MLS Viernes du Futbol double-header on Univision Deportes! If you can't make it to BBVA Compass Stadium for kickoff at 7 PM (TICKETS), we thought we'd help you get set up for at-home viewing.
How to watch on TV:
Comcast: Channel 552 (703 HD)
AT&T U-Verse: Channel 658 (1658 HD)
DirecTV: Channel 455
Dish Network: 869
Univision is now available to watch in English. Go to MLSSoccer.com/SAP for instructions.
Univision Deportes Online + Mobile:
You can also live stream the match through Univision's website HERE. To watch in English, Select "English Commentary" from the dropdown menu in the streaming window. For mobile or tablet viewing download the Univision Deportes app (Available in the app store HERE) to access the live stream. Once downloaded, head to the scores section and open the Dynamo vs FC Dallas match & enjoy!
AUDIO: Listen to interviews with Giles Barnes, Will Bruin, Ricardo Clark, Owen Coyle, Chris Canetti & Oscar Pareja
Courtesy of Dynamo radio partners Yahoo Sports Radio 1560 AM and ESPN 97.5 FM, enjoy the interviews below. Dynamo All-Access airs weekly (usually Wednesday or Thursday) from 7-9 p.m. CT on 1560 AM. The show's call-in number is 713-439-1560. Soccer Matters airs weekly (usually Monday or Tuesday) from 7-9 p.m. CT on ESPN 97.5 FM. The show's call-in number is 713-780-3776.
This week host Glenn Davis held interviews with Dynamo forwards Giles Barnes and Will Bruin after the pair both scored against Sporting Kansas City in a wild 4-4 last Saturday, as well as midfielder Ricardo Clark. Glenn also speaks with Dynamo head coach Owen Coyle, club president Chris Canetti, and FC Dallas head coach Oscar Pareja ahead of Friday night's Texas Derby (TICKETS).
Owen Coyle, Kofi Sarkodie, Will Bruin and Brad Davis discuss the inter-state rivalry between Houston and Dallas and it's increased importance after moving to the Western Conference in this week's Keys to the Game.
The Independent Review Panel has rescinded the fine and one-game suspension of Houston Dynamo midfielder Jermaine Taylor for his red card issued in the 77th minute of the April 25 game against Sporting Kansas City (video above).
The Houston Dynamo submitted an appeal for review of the play, and the appeal was unanimously upheld by the review panel.
As a result, Taylor will be available for the team’s next match against FC Dallas on May 1 at BBVA Compass Stadium (8 pm ET, Univision Deportes).
The independent review panel consists of one representative from the US Soccer Federation, Canadian Soccer Association and Professional Referees Organization (PRO).
For more on the red card review process, click here.