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Trask Smith

Lineup Notes: Houston Dynamo at D.C. United

DYNAMO STARTING XI (4-3-3):

  • Chris Seitz; Kevin Garcia, Adolfo Machado, Leonardo, DaMarcus Beasley ©; Eric Alexander, Darwin Cerén; Alberth Elis, Tomás Martínez, Andrew Wenger; Mauro Manotas

STARTING XI NOTES:

  • GK Chris Seitz will make his third start of the season and his 99th career start today.
  • DF Kevin Garcia will make his second start of the season and fourth overall this afternoon.
  • Garcia will tie his career single-season high for starts and appearances today.
  • DF Adolfo Machado will make his 36th career appearance today.
  • DF Leonardo will make his 31st start with the Dynamo and his 110th career start today.
  • DF DaMarcus Beasley will make his 187th career appearance and his 175th start today.
  • MF Eric Alexander will start his 144th career game and make his 194th career appearance today.
  • Alexander can record his third assist in three consecutive games for the first time in his career.
  • MF Darwin Cerén will make his second start for the Dynamo and his 69th career start.
  • Cerén can tie his career single-season high for goals with a goal today.
  • MF Tomás Martínez will make his seventh career start and will play in his 11th MLS game today.
  • Martínez can record an assist in back-to-back games for the first time in his MLS career.
  • FW Alberth Elis will make his 29th career appearance and his 21st start today.
  • Elis can tie his career single-season high for assists if he has two, which would give him four on the season.
  • Elis can score in back-to-back games for the third time in his career. Elis first scored in back-to-back games on May 6 and May 12, 2017, and on September 27 and September 30, 2017.
  • FW Andrew Wenger will start his 98th game and play in his 162nd game this afternoon.
  • FW Mauro Manotas will make his 37th career start and will play in his 67th career game.

SUBSTITUTES:

  • GK Joe Willis can make his 61st appearance if he comes in today.
  • DF Alejandro Fuenmayor can make his MLS debut if he comes in this afternoon.
  • MF Arturo Alvarez can make his 240th career appearance if he plays today.
  • MF Boniek García can make his 142nd career appearance if he comes in this afternoon.
  • MF Memo Rodriguez can make his 10th career appearance if he plays this afternoon.
  • FW Mac Steeves can make his MLS debut if he comes in today.
  • FW Romell Quioto will make his 25th career appearance in the MLS if he comes in today.