The Houston Dynamo were founded in 2005 as an expansion team from the MLS. The most notable players for the Dynamo include Alberth Elis, DaMarcus Beasley and Tomas Martinez.
- Founding Year: 2005
- City: Houston, TX
- Conference: Western
- Number of MLS Cups: 2 (Most recent: 2007)
- Mascot: Dynamo Diesel
- Owner: Gabriel Brenner, Oscar De La Hoya, Ben Guill and Jake Silverstein.
- Head Coach: Wilmer Cabrera
- Stadium: BBVA Compass Stadium