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Houston Dynamo

Lineup Notes: Houston Dynamo at Seattle Sounders FC

DYNAMO STARTING XI (4-3-1-2):

  • Joe Willis; Andrew Wenger, Adolfo Machado, Kevin Garcia, DaMarcus Beasley ©; Boniek García, Juan David Cabezas, Darwin Cerén; Tomás Martínez; Mauro Manotas, Ronaldo Peña Arturo Alvarez
  • Arturo Alvarez replaced Ronaldo Peña prior to kickoff

STARTING XI NOTES:

  • GK Joe Willis will make his 85th career start in MLS regular-season play and his 60th with the Dynamo this evening.
  • Willis will set a career single-season high with his 25th start of the season, which would surpass his total from the 2016 season.
  • Willis can extend his career high with his ninth win of the season, which would be his 24th career win as a starter.
  • Willis can record his 16th clean sheet in MLS regular-season play and his fifth of the season, which would match his career single-season high.
  • DF Andrew Wenger will make his 20th start of the season, his 56th with the Dynamo and the 115th of his MLS career tonight.
  • DF Kevin Garcia will make his eighth start of the season and the 10th of his career tonight.
  • DF Adolfo Machado will make his 18th start of the season and his 21st appearance of the year this evening.
  • DF DaMarcus Beasley will make his 23rd start of the season, his 107th with the Dynamo and the 195th of his MLS career tonight.
  • MF Darwin Cerén will make his 18th start and 22nd appearance of the year. It will be his 85th career start and 97th career appearance in MLS regular-season play.
  • MF Juan David Cabezas will make his fourth start of the season and his sixth appearance this evening.
  • MF Boniek García will make his 18th start and 26th appearance of the year. It will be his 134th career start and the 166th appearance of his career in MLS regular-season play.
  • García will be making his 150th start for the club in all competitions.
  • MF Tomás Martínez will make his 33rd career start and will play in his 38th MLS game.
  • Martínez needs one assist to reach 10 in a season for the first time in his MLS career.
  • FW Mauro Manotas will make his 61st career start and will play in his 94th career game.
  • Manotas can extend his single-season scoring record with another goal. He has 15 goals on the year, which is the most in club history.
  • Manotas needs one goal to pass Giles Barnes for fourth on the club’s all-time scoring list with 32 career goals in regular-season play.
  • Manotas needs three goals to tie MF Brad Davis (45) for third on the club’s all-time scoring list across all competitions.
  • MF Arturo Alvarez will play in his 17th game for the Dynamo and make his 254th career appearance.

SUBSTITUTES:

  • MF Eric Bird can make his fourth appearance of the year, and his first off the bench, if he comes into tonight’s game.
  • MF Luis Gil can play in his 12th game for the Dynamo and make his 167th career appearance if he comes in tonight.
  • DF Adam Lundkvist could make his 14th appearance of the year if he plays tonight.
  • DF Leonardo can play in his 52nd game for the Dynamo and his 137th game if he comes in this evening.
  • MF Memo Rodriguez can make his 28th career appearance if he comes in as a substitute tonight.
  • GK Chris Seitz can make his 104th appearance, and his second as a substitute, if he comes in tonight.