DYNAMO STARTING XI (4-3-3):
- Chris Seitz; Kevin Garcia, Adolfo Machado, Philippe Senderos, DaMarcus Beasley ©; Eric Alexander, Juan David Cabezas; Alberth Elis, Boniek García, Andrew Wenger; Mauro Manotas
STARTING XI NOTES:
- GK Chris Seitz will make his first start with the Dynamo and his 97th career start today.
- DF Kevin Garcia will make his fourth career appearance and third career start today. Today will be his first career start on Opening Day.
- DF Adolfo Machado will make his 34th career appearance today.
- DF Philippe Senderos will make his third career regular-season start this afternoon and his first Opening Day start in Major League Soccer.
- DF DaMarcus Beasley will make his 185th career appearance and his 173rd start today.
- MF Eric Alexander will start his 142nd career game and make his 192nd career appearance today.
- MF Juan David Cabezas will start his 27th career game and will be playing in his 28th career game this afternoon.
- MF Boniek García will make his 117th career start and will play in his 141st game today.
- FW Alberth Elis will make his 27th career appearance and his 19th start today.
- FW Andrew Wenger will start his 96th game and play in his 160th game this afternoon.
- FW Mauro Manotas will make his 35th career start and will play in his 65th career game. Manotas will start on Opening Day for the first time in his MLS career.
- GK Joe Willis can make his 60th appearance if he comes in today.
- DF Leonardo would make his 116th career appearance if he comes into today’s game.
- DF Dylan Remick can play in his 59th career game if he comes into today’s contest.
- MF Memo Rodriguez can make his 10th career appearance if he plays this afternoon.
- MF Arturo Alvarez can make his dynamo debut and his 238th career appearance in league play if he plays today.
- MF Darwin Cerén can make Dynamo debut and his 76th career appearance if he comes into today’s game.
- FW Romell Quioto could make his 23rd career appearance in the playoffs if he comes in today.