Alberth Elis

Alberth Elis
Alberth Elis
Alberth Elis
Forward
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Real Name: Alberth Elis
HT: 6' 0" WT: 165
Pronunciation: eh-LEEZ
Designated Player
Age: 24 (02/12/1996)
Birthplace: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Hometown: San Pedro Sula, Honduras

Lightning-fast attacker who joined the Dynamo on a full transfer on Dec. 13, 2017 from CF Monterrey in Mexico as a Young Designated Player. Capable of playing on either wing or as a lone striker. At 24, has already represented his country in the Olympics and at the senior international level. 2018 MLS All-Star. Possesses a Green Card as a naturalized American citizen and does not occupy an International roster slot.

2019 SEASON (HOUSTON DYNAMO)

Recorded nine goals and 10 assists in league play to go along with one assist in the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League… Scored a goal and tallied the match-winning assist in Houston's 4-2 victory over the LA Galaxy on Oct. 6… Scored a goal in Houston's 2-1 victory over Orlando City on Sept. 21… Started and finished with an assist, his eighth of the year, at Dallas on Aug. 25… Played in 21 of 29 matches for the Dynamo this season across all competitions, including 17 of 24 league matches… Started and scored the equalizer in a 1-1 draw vs. Sporting Kansas City on June 1… Notched his sixth assist on the year when he flicked on a corner kick to teammate Mauro Manotas, who headed it in for the opening goal in a 1-1 draw vs. Portland on May 15… Recorded his fifth assist of the year and his third match-winning assist when he was given a secondary assist on Mauro Manotas' match-winning goal in a 2-1 win over Dallas on May 4… Notched his fourth assist of the season, and his second match-winning assist, when he set up FW Mauro Manotas for the opening score in Houston's 2-0 win over Columbus on April 27… Made his 50th start for the club in league play and scored his 25th goal at the LA Galaxy on April 19, converting a penalty kick in a 2-1 defeat. The goal extended his career-long scoring streak to four straight matches… Tied a career-long streak by scoring in his third consecutive match when he bagged the opener in a 2-1 win vs. San Jose on April 13… Put in a second consecutive dominant performance in a 4-1 win at Colorado on March 30, factoring in all four goals. Had an assist on the first, forced a pair of Rapids own goals and scored the final goal himself… Started and scored his first goal of the season, converting a penalty kick, and added two assists in a 3-2 win over Vancouver on March 16 to earn Audi MLS Team of the Week honors… Started and played all 90 minutes on Opening Day against Real Salt Lake on March 2… Leagues Cup: Started and played all 90 minutes in penalty shootout loss to Club America on July 24… Concacaf Champions League: Recorded the series-winning assist when he set up FW Mauro Manotas' first goal in 2-1 win over CD Guastatoya on Feb. 26… Started all four of Houston's Champions League matches

2018 SEASON (HOUSTON DYNAMO)

Played in 30 matches for the Dynamo and set a club single-season record for total goals responsible for, with 21… Named to the MLS All-Star team and played in the All-Star Game vs. Juventus in Atlanta… Finished second on the team with 11 goals and was third in assists with 10, becoming the first player in club history to record double-digit assists and goals in the same season… Registered his 10th assist of the year in a 3-2 win over LA Galaxy on Oct. 28… Scored his 11th goal and recorded ninth assist of the season in a 4-1 win against Portland on Sept. 15, earning MLS Team of the Week honors… Scored his 10th goal of the season in a 4-2 loss at FC Dallas on Sept. 1… Missed two matches due to disciplinary suspension - one for a red card received vs. Sporting Kansas City on August 4 and one for yellow card accumulation… Recorded his eighth assist of the season in a 2-1 loss at Portland on July 28… Recorded his seventh assist and ninth goal of the season in a 3-0 win against Minnesota on July 7… Recorded his sixth assist of the season in a 2-2 draw against Los Angeles FC on July 3… Scored his eighth goal of the season in a 2-1 loss at Real Salt Lake on May 30… Scored his seventh goal of the season in a 3-1 win against New York City FC on May 25, earning MLS Team of the Week honors… Scored his fifth and sixth goal of the season in a 3-2 win at Chicago Fire on May 20, earning MLS Team of the Week honors… Started and recorded an assist in a 2-2 draw at Vancouver Whitecaps FC on May 11… Started and scored his fourth goal of the season in a 2-1 loss at Minnesota on April 28… Started and scored his third goal of the season in a 5-1 win against Toronto on April 21… Started and matched his MLS career high with his fourth assist of the season in a 2-2 draw at San Jose on April 14… Started, scored his second goal and recorded his third assist of the season in a 2-2 draw at D.C. United on March 17, earning MLS Team of the Week honors… Started and scored his first goal of the season in a 2-1 loss against Vancouver on March 10… Started and recorded two assists in a 4-0 win against Atlanta on March 3, earning Man of the Match and MLS Team of the Week honors… Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup: Played in four matches with three starts, recording an assist in a 3-3 (7-6 pen.) win against Los Angeles FC on Aug. 8 to help the Dynamo reach the final… Recorded two assists in a 3-0 win against Philadelphia Union to help the Dynamo win the 2018 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

2017 SEASON (HOUSTON DYNAMO)

Named club Players' Player of the Year and Newcomer of the Year… Started in 18 matches and played 26 matches during the regular season… Scored his 10th goal of the season and became the sixth Dynamo player in history to reach double digits in a 2-1 win against Minnesota on Sept. 30… Scored his eighth and ninth goals of the year to help the Dynamo com back from a 3-1 deficit to draw 3-3 against LA Galaxy on Sept. 27… Scored his seventh goal and recorded his fourth assist of the season in a 3-0 win vs. San Jose on Aug. 12… Missed a 2-1 loss at Vancouver on Aug. 19 due to yellow card accumulation… After joining Honduras during the 2017 Concacaf Gold Cup, Elis returned to the Dynamo in a 2-2 draw against Portland on July 29… Played and scored one goal in a 2-2 draw at LA Galaxy on June 17… Dished two assists in the 5-1 win vs. Real Salt Lake on May 31… Missed matches at Philadelphia (May 17) and at Atlanta (May 20) due to a hamstring injury… Scored in consecutive home matches vs. Minnesota, vs. San Jose and vs. Orlando City… Scored his first goal in MLS in a 3-1 win vs. Columbus on March 11, netting the match-winner in the 35th minute… Made his MLS debut by starting and playing 74 minutes in a 2-1 win over Seattle on March 4… Playoffs: Started and played in four Audi MLS Cup Playoff matches… Missed the second leg of the Western Conference Championship due to yellow-card accumulation… Scored his first playoff goal and his fourth match-winning goal of the year in a 1-0 win vs. Sporting Kansas City during the Knockout Round of the Audi MLS Cup Playoffs

2016-17 SEASON (CF MONTERREY)

Signed with Monterrey on Aug. 26, 2016… Saw action in five matches with Los Rayados in the Apertura season with one start

2013-16 SEASONS (CD OLIMPIA)

Scored 25 goals in 62 appearances from 2013-16 with Olimpia , helping the club win the Liga Nacional Clausura (spring) championship in 2014 and 2015… Named Best Young Player in Concacaf Champions League in 2016… Played in four Concacaf Champions League matches with Olimpia, with one start against Seattle Sounders FC on Aug. 20… Scored two goals in Concacaf Champions League, both against Seattle

INTERNATIONAL (HONDURAS)

Has scored six goals in 30 appearances with the Honduran national team since making his debut as an 18-year-old in 2014… Scored a goal against Mexico in a 3-2 win on October 10; sending Honduras to the Inter-Confederation Play-off against Australia… Scored a goal in a 2-1 win at Trinidad and Tobago in the World Cup Qualifiers… Called up by the Honduran national team for 2017 Gold Cup… Called up by the Honduran national team for World Cup qualifying on May 30, 2017… Won the Golden Boot at the 2015 CONCACAF Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship with four goals, including a brace against the United States in the semifinal to help Honduras qualify for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

2019 Corporate Teammate


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2020Houston Dynamo00000000000
2019Houston Dynamo262291921108233381661
2018Houston Dynamo3027112422101014433761
2017Houston Dynamo26181016454712836880
Career Totals-82673059882425410510731202
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