Dynamo Daily - June 1, 2010

A daily dose of Dynamo and other newsworthy clips


Photo Credit: 
Wilf Thorne/Houston Dynamo

After a 3-2 loss
to the expansion Philadelphia Union, the Dynamo have a quick turnaround, as
they prepare for tomorrow night’s
against the New York Red Bulls.

There were few smiles out of the Dynamo locker room Saturday
night, as the players were clearly
at losing their third home game of the year.

Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle believes there are
certain Mexican players who could learn
from the example
that Brian Ching set, after being told he would not make
his national team’s World Cup roster.

Dynamo COO Chris Canetti offers up some
bright spots
for the Dynamo organization in the latest edition of Canetti’s
Corner. Click here
for more photos of the “Bald is Beautiful” event that took place last week.

Dynamo goalkeeper Pat Onstad sat down for a Q&A with MLSsoccer.com to discuss the state of Canadian soccer.

Good news out of the Dynamo Academy.
After a rough stretch during April and May, the U-16s and U-18s won two out
of three matches
over the weekend at the USSF Developmental Academy Spring
Showcase in Sarasota, FL. The U-18s must now wait to find out if
the wins were enough to secure a place in the Academy playoffs.

In the latest Dynamo
Gameday Magazine feature
, one can read about Mike Chabala and the
commitment it took to crack the starting lineup for the Houston Dynamo.

FIFA has cracked down on the use of a famous
penalty kicking technique
, trademarked by the Brazilians.