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North Texas SC Closes Out Common Season with Loss to Houston Dynamo 2, Will Face St. Louis Metropolis 2 in Playoffs | North Texas SC – FC Dallas


  • Membership to face St. Louis CITY2 in Convention Semifinal of MLS NEXT Professional Playoffs on Sept. 25
  • FC Dallas Academy goalkeeper Julian Eyestone made his skilled and North Texas SC debut.
  • FC Dallas Academy defender Will Baker made his first begin for the membership.
  • MLS NEXT Pro Box Score

Houston, Texas (Sept. 18, 2022) – North Texas SC (13-6-5, 46 factors) closed out its common season with a 2-0 defeat by Houston Dynamo 2 (14-5-5, 49 factors) on MLS NEXT Professional Resolution Day Sunday evening at AVEVA Stadium.

North Texas SC certified for the MLS NEXT Professional Playoffs with a fourth-place end within the Western Convention and a 13-6-5 total file. The membership will journey to face St. Louis CITY2 on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 PM CT. The match’s venue shall be introduced at a later date. It’s the third time in 4 seasons that the membership has certified for the postseason and the primary since becoming a member of MLS NEXText Professional this yr.

ACADEMY MINUTESFC Dallas Academy and U.S. youth worldwide goalkeeper Julian Eyestone made his skilled debut and performed 90 minutes. Fellow FC Dallas Academy participant Will Baker made his first North Texas SC begin.

North Texas SC will go on the street to face Frontier Division champions St. Louis CITY2 on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 6:30 PM CT within the Convention Semifinals of the MLS NEXT Professional Playoffs. The match’s venue shall be introduced at a later date.

North Texas SC — Julian Eyestone; Collin Smith, Lucas Bartlett, Will Baker (Alejandro Araneda – 80’), Isaiah Parker; Carl Sainté, André Costa, Blaine Ferri (Bernard Kamungo – 57’); Blake Pope (Tomás Lacerda – 80’), José Mulato (Pablo Torre – 69’), Luis Miguel (Tarik Scott – 80’)

Substitutes not used — Fabian Enriquez, Thomas Roberts, Alejandro Urzua

Houston Dynamo 2 — Justin Stewart; Talen Maples, Mujeeb Murana, Jathan Juarez, LeFlore; Marcelo Palomino (Paulo Lima – 73’), Juan Castilla, Brooklyn Raines (Diego Gonzalez – 55’), Beto Avila (Thiaguinho – 74’); Micael, Jacob Evans

Substitutes not used — Daniel Rios, Sterling Penniston-John, Papa Ndoye, Rosas, Paolo Rios

Scoring Abstract:
Marcelo Palomino (Beto Avila) — 46’*
* Juan Castilla — 66’

Misconduct Abstract:
Brooklyn Raines (warning) — 26’*
* Will Baker (warning) — 38’*
* Carl Sainté (warning) — 46’*
* Beto Avila (warning) — 73’*
* Justin Stewart (warning) — 85’*
* Tomás Lacerda (warning) — 87’*
* Diego Gonzalez (warning) — 90’

Assistant Referees: Carmelo Alvarez Jr. (1), Francisco Bermudez (2)

Fourth official: Jalen Grey

North Texas SC Postgame Quotes

General ideas on the match…
“It’s essential going into the playoffs that we all know the right way to keep within the sport no matter circumstances. We’ve got to regulate what we will management. It has been an extended season for a few of these gamers of their first time taking part in skilled football. We’ll take two days off then we’ll load up and are available again once more.”

On the season’ momentum shifts…
“I feel we began the season nicely. The primary section was about getting accustomed with everyone. Within the center we had somewhat dip, which is regular for a group. After which we picked up our momentum once more heading into playoffs so we’re a group that’s wanting very a lot on the playoffs. It’s a one-off sport so we’re actually wanting ahead to it.”

On goalkeeper Julian Eyestone’s debut…
“I feel he did incredible for a younger man. He’s been a part of our coaching classes for some time and for us it’s nice to see one other younger debutant from the FC Dallas Academy and he has excessive potential. He was calm and did what he wanted to do. We have been unfortunate to not preserve a clear sheet for hiim. However I feel he has a fantastic future forward.”

On the match tonight…
“The loss is hard going into the playoffs and in opposition to our rivals however we’ve to mirror on the sport and switch round to deal with the subsequent one. We’ve got to neglect this sport and prepare for the playoff sport arising.”

On the influence of the loss on the momentum…
“We’ve got to neglect this sport and look forward. It received’t damage our momentum, we all know how we play and we all know what to do. We’re wanting ahead to playoffs and displaying what we will actually do.”


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