Houston, Texas (April 27, 2019) – The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club (HDDY), a nationally recognized premier soccer club for boys / girls welcomes Alfredo Martinez. He joins our coaching staff after having coached for the Houston Texans for a total of nineteen (19) years from 2001 - 2019 as the Director of Coaching, Player Development and Hispanic Relations.
"As a soccer professional that has been in the city of Houston for 20 years I have great admiration for Dynamo | Dash Youth and the vision of Don Gemmell to grow the sport across our city in the best interest of player development. I am excited to have the opportunity to work with the Dynamo | Dash Youth professional soccer staff to help players realize their soccer ambitions. The club has one of kind player developmental pathway from recreation to college and professional playing opportunities." Alfredo Martinez, Director of Player Identification, Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club.
Youth Coaching Background:
TSC Texans / Texans Soccer Club (2001 - 2019)
- Director of Coaching (Northwest / East Campus)
- Director of Player Development & Hispanic Relations
- US Soccer Development Academy Staff Coach
South Texas ODP Staff (1999 - 2001)
Albion Hurricanes Staff Coach (1999 - 2001)
Fuerzas basicas de Tigres / Assistant Coach 3rd Professional Division (1993 - 1998)
Escuela Futbol Tigres (1992 - 1993)
- Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon Star / Fuerzas basicas de Tigres
- Tigres UANL Division One
- Petroleros the Monterrey and Real Guadalupe Third Division
- Division de 1A de Acenso Leone’s de Saltillo, Irapuato
"I am very excited to welcome Alfredo and his family to the Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club. Alfredo has worked in the Houston youth soccer community for the past 20 years and has a tremendous reputation for developing players across all age groups. He has extensive scouting knowledge and has developed a strong network across the city and is well respected within the youth soccer community. We're very fortunate to have a soccer professional with Alfredo's proven track record join our staff. He will be a fantastic addition to our team and will play an important role in advancing the club forward in the coming years." Don Gemmell, Technical Director, Houston Dynamo | Soccer Club.
The Houston Dynamo | Dash Youth Soccer Club is the only club in Houston providing a full range of programming (boys / girls) with a complete pathway for the beginner through to the collegiate and professional levels. Dynamo | Dash Youth exclusively offers soccer playing opportunities in the highest competitive youth league in the country - United States Soccer Development Academy.