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Houston Dynamo
Full name Houston Dynamo
Founded 2005
Ground BBVA Compass Stadium
Ground Capacity 22,000
Chairman Anschutz Entertainment Group
Manager Dominic Kinnear
League Major League Soccer
2011 Eastern Conference: 2nd
Overall: 7th
Playoffs: Runner-up

The Houston Dynamo are an American soccer team that plays in Major League Soccer in Houston, Texas. In late 2005, the San Jose Earthquakes moved to the city because of financial problems in San Jose, California.

The Dynamo opened a new stadium, known as BBVA Compass Stadium, in downtown Houston in May 2012, after playing their first seven games of the season on the road.

League title

League position

Season League Position
2006 Major League Soccer Champions
2007 Major League Soccer Champions
2008 Major League Soccer Quarterfinals

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