Christian Gonzalez

Christian Gonzalez

Position: Defender

Birthdate: March 22, 1993

Status: Academy U-18

Birthplace: Michoacan, Mexico

High School: Spring Woods, 2013


OUTLOOK: Talented outside defender with good technical ability who has trained with first team and played with professional reserves.


2011 EUROVOETBAL: One of three players from the Academy U-18 team to join the U-16s to form a U-17 squad that competed at the prestigious Eurovoetbal Tournament in the Netherlands ... Started five of six tournament matches as the Dynamo finished eighth.

2011 DALLAS CUP: Played every minute of the Dynamo's games in the prestigious U-19 Super Group, including the 2-1 win vs. Alajuelense on 4/20.

2010-11 USSF: Returned to full health for the spring portion of the season, making four starts ... Made league debut on 4/30 ... Rifled in long-range shot from outside the penalty area in second game, a 2-1 loss vs. Lonestar on 5/1 ... Missed several matches when called up to professional reserve squad.

2010 SUM U-17 CUP: Appeared in three of four games, making two starts, in first tournament with the club ... Helped Dynamo to third-place finish with 3-0-1 record, the best SUM Cup finish by Houston.

OTHER: 2011 Dynamo Academy Player of the Year.

COLLEGE: Tyler Junior College

PERSONAL: Full name is Jose Christian Gonzalez, but he goes by Christian.