Quintero scores 2 goals in 4 minutes, Dynamo top Sporting KC
KANSAS CITY, Kan. Darwin Quintero scored two goals in four minutes and the Houston Dynamo eased past Sporting Kansas City 5-2 on Tuesday night for their first victory of the season. Quintero sealed it with goals in the 57th, on a give-and-go with Darwin Cern, and 61st. Quintero also had two assists, on goals by Elis and Ramirez, to help coach Tab Ramos get his first victory for Houston. Johnny Russell and Gadi Kinda scored for Kansas City (5-2-0), which still sits atop the Western Conference. Sporting KC announced nearly 2,300 people were in attendance at Childrens Mercy Park for its first home game since March.
Dynamo to host FC Dallas at BBVA Stadium
The Houston Dynamo will once again play a match at their home venue, BBVA Stadium. Houston will host their in-state rivals, FC Dallas, on Friday, August 21. It will be the first match played at BBVA in over five months. I think they did a great job and it helped them in their transition now to their home markets. Teams will take chartered flights, and for the majority of road trips will arrive in the host market on matchday and depart after the match later that evening.
Portland reaches knockout stage after 2-1 win over Houston
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. Jeremy Ebobisse and Diego Valeri scored and the Portland Timbers clinched a spot in the knockout round of the MLS is Back tournament with a 2-1 victory over the Houston Dynamo on Saturday night. Our first goal was to reach the knockout stage, Portland coach Giovanni Savarese said. We are in a group with three difficult opponents, so every game is a must win, Houston coach Tab Ramos said. It is Ebobisse's second goal in the tournament and his second in five career matches against Houston. The Timbers opened tournament play with a 2-1 win over the LA Galaxy and have won three straight this season after dropping their opener to Minnesota.
Dynamo set to return after MLS finalizes plan
The MLS announced Wednesday they will resume their season beginning July 8 with everything based in Orlando. Regular season points can be earned and the winner will earn a spot in the 2021 Concacaf League tournament. MLS officials are confident that medical protocols are in place for the duration as all 26 teams will converge on Orlando. MLS Commissioner Don Garber spoke with the media and says the plan is a good one. Once the tournament ends the MLS plan is for teams to continue playing in their home cities.
Houston Dynamo name National Soccer Hall of Famer Tab Ramos new head coach
Getty ImagesHOUSTON - National Soccer Hall of Fame member Tab Ramos was named the head coach of the Houston Dynamo, the MLS club said in an announcement Friday. Before joining the Dynamo, Ramos served as the head coach of the U.S. Under-20 National Team and as the U.S. Soccer youth technical director. As head coach of the U.S. U-20, Ramos led the team to the FIFA U-20 World Cup in 2013, 2015, 2017 and 2019. Ramos also served as assistant coach to the U.S. men's national soccer team during the 2014 World Cup. Ramos was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 2005.
Big name hire: Tab Ramos to become Dynamo head coach, sources say
Sources say the Dynamo have hired Tab Ramos - @USMNT U20 head coach. Could have been the USMNT head coach. What a GREAT HIRE #ForeverOrange #ABC13 David Nuo (@DavidNunoABC13) October 24, 2019EMBED >More News Videos The Houston Rockets star is adding soccer club investor to his resume, says ABC13's David Nuno. He was also an assistant coach on the U.S. men's national team when it headed to the 2014 World Cup. The Americans qualified for the knockout round that year.This is his first coaching stint in MLS.An announcement from the club has not yet been set.The Dynamo let go of former coach Wilmer Cabrera in the middle of the past season.abc13.com
US soccer legend Tab Ramos to become Dynamo head coach: Source
Sources say the Dynamo have hired Tab Ramos - @USMNT U20 head coach. Could have been the USMNT head coach. What a GREAT HIRE #ForeverOrange #ABC13 David Nuo (@DavidNunoABC13) October 24, 2019EMBED >More News Videos The Houston Rockets star is adding soccer club investor to his resume, says ABC13's David Nuno. He was also an assistant coach on the U.S. men's national team when it headed to the 2014 World Cup. The Americans qualified for the knockout round that year.This is his first coaching stint in MLS.An announcement from the club has not yet been set.The Dynamo let go of Wilmer Cabrera, the club's fifth head coach in its history in Houston, in the middle of the past season.abc13.com