101820 MNUFC Starting XI Notes

Dynamo at MNUFC | Starting XI Notes

DYNAMO STARTING XI (4-3-3):     

  • Marko Marić; Adam Lundkvist, Maynor Figueroa, Victor CabreraZarek ValentinMatias Vera ©, Darwin Cerén; Memo Rodriguez, Darwin Quintero, Ariel Lassiter; Mauro Manotas  

   

INDIVIDUAL PLAYER NOTES:    

  • GK Marko Marić will earn his 19th start for the Dynamo and can earn his fourth clean sheet of the season.  

  • Marić is tied for the most saves in MLS this season with Sean Johnson for 64.  

  • DF Adam Lundkvist will earn his 57th start in league play and make his 63rd appearance for the Dynamo. 

  • Lundkvist has the third most tackles won in MLS with 36 and has won possession 91 times this season.  

  • DF Maynor Figueroa will make his 42nd appearance for the Dynamo and 122nd appearance in league play.    

  • Figueroa leads the team in possession won with 101 recoveries and has 33 interceptions this season.  

  • DF Victor Cabrera will make his sixth appearance for the Dynamo today and his 99th MLS appearance.  

  • DF Zarek Valentin will play in his 148th career MLS regular-season match and earn his 16th appearance for the Dynamo.  

  • Valentin leads the backline with three assists and his distribution has generated 145 successful passes ending in the final third this season. 

  • MF Matías Vera will make his 47th start for the Dynamo.  

  • Vera leads the midfield in interceptions with 27 and has won possession 88 times this season.   

  • MF Darwin Cerén will make his 14th start of the season and his 128th appearance in league play.  

  • Ceren has been key in winning the ball throughout the midfield and is fourth on the team with 22 interceptions and has won possession 92 times this season.  

  • Cerén will play in his 53rd match for the Dynamo today and earn his 106th start in MLS play.  

  • MF Memo Rodriguez will make his 71st appearance for the Dynamo in league play.   

  • Rodriguez needs one goal to tie Erick Torres (14) for 11th on the club’s all-time scoring list.  

  • FW Darwin Quintero will earn his 75th league appearance today and 16th start for the Dynamo. 

  • Quintero leads the team in chances created in 2020 with 47 and successful passes ending in the final third with 302.   

  • Quintero leads the Dynamo with seven goals and eight assists in 2020. The Colombian forward is also tied with Nicolas Lodeiro for the second most assists in MLS with eight.  

  • FW Ariel Lassiter will make his 37th MLS appearance today and 12th consecutive appearance for the club since signing with the Dynamo on Aug. 17.  

  • FW Mauro Manotas will make his 16th appearance for the Dynamo this season and earn his 104th MLS start.  

  • Manotas scored his 50th goal in league play on Sept. 5 and needs to score one goal to have sole possession of the second highest mark for the Dynamo in MLS. 

 

SUBSTITUTES:    

  • GK Cody Cropper can make his Dynamo debut if he enters the game tonight. 

  • DF Kiki Struna can earn his 47th appearance for the Dynamo today if he enters the game. 

  • Struna is tied for the second most blocks in the Western Conference with 19 and leads the team with 64 clearances and 32 headed clearances. 

  • DF Jose Bizamacan earn his fifth appearance of the season if he comes off the bench.  

  • DF Sam Junqua can earn his seventh appearance of the season if he enters the game today.  

  • Junqua earned his first start for the club in Houston’s 2-0 victory over FC Dallas on Oct. 7  

  • MF Boniek García can make his 216th appearance for the Dynamo if he enters the game today. 

  • Garcia needs one assist to reach 40 in his MLS career.  

  • MF Tomás Martínez can make his 85th league appearance if he enters the game today. 

  • MF Wilfried Zahibo can make his fourth appearance for the Dynamo this season if he enters the match today.  

  • FW Nico Lemoine can make his 11th appearance of the season today if he comes off the bench.  

  • FW Niko Hansen can earn his 62nd appearance in league play if he enters the game today.