Jonathan Kaplan / Houston Dynamo

Dynamo Daily - June 16, 2010

The Houston Dynamo announced today that a portion of the proceeds from Saturday’s Dynamo Charities Cup will go toward the Horizon Relief Corporation, a non-profit organization supporting the victims of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Did you miss the United States-England World Cup match?  Do you wish you could see the highlights?  Do you love Legos?  Perfect!

Mike Chabala is the latest Dynamo player to share his thoughts on the World Cup. Check out the latest blog entry on and see which Brazilian player Chabala loves to watch. Be sure to follow Craig Waibel’s thoughts on the World Cup as he blogs for the Houston Chronicle.

The Dynamo fell to 12th in’s latest power rankings.

Check out photos of Argentine Juan Manuel Quevedo and Costa Rican Kendall Waston who are currently on trial with the Dynamo.

Day 3 of the Dynamo Residential Elite Camp featured a fitness test and a series of 11 v. 11 matches.

In case you missed the Dynamo’s game against the Laredo Heat on Thursday, here are some highlights, including Dominic Oduro’s game-winner.

Soccer United Marketing announced the schedule for the SUM U-17 Cup that will be held in Houston this summer in conjunction with the MLS All-Star Game. The Dynamo are in a group with New England Revolution, Toronto FC and Chivas USA.