• Friday Sep 13, 2013

    Houston deals Moffat to Seattle for Carrasco

    The Houston Dynamo sent Adam Moffat (pictured) to the Seattle Sounders in exchange for Servando Carrasco on September 13, 2013.  (Photo: Mexsport)

    HOUSTON -- The Houston Dynamo announced on Friday that it traded Adam Moffat to the Seattle Sounders in exchange for midfielder Servando Carrasco.

    Moffat, an industrious midfielder, joined the Dynamo from the Portland Timbers in July 2011.  He played a key role in Houston reaching consecutive MLS Cup finals in 2011 and 2012 and has one career CONCACAF Champions League goal.

    In his 19 league games with Seattle this season, Carrasco has made 13 starts and scored one goal.

    “Servando is a smart player who’s versatile and good on the ball,” said Houston head coach Dominic Kinnear.  “We also think he is a good player in MLS who can really help us endure a busy schedule.  With the games we've seen him play for Seattle, he can play central or he can play wide.  This is a difficult move because we know how popular Adam is, not only with the fans, but also with the coaching staff.”

    The Dynamo are currently top the Group 1 table in the Champions League with four points in two games.  It returns to action in the competition on September 25, when DIRECTV W Connection visits BBVA Compass Stadium.

  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

Lozano on Pachuca’s SCCL title: “It is the most beautiful thing in the world”

Although teammate Franco Jara earned the Golden Ball award for his play in the 2016/17 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League, there was perhaps no player more important to Pachuca’s title-winning success than Hirving Lozano.

SCCL 2016-17 Allstate Golden Glove Award, Alfonso Blanco | #SCCLWeekly April 26, 2017

SCCL 2016-17 Golden Boot Award, Hirving Lozano | #SCCLWeekly April 26, 2017

SCCL 2016-17 Scotiabank Golden Ball Award, Franco Jara | #SCCLWeekly April 26, 2017

Tigres, Ferretti stay committed to Club World Cup objective

It may have fallen in the Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League for a second consecutive year, but Tigres is as motivated as ever to qualify for a FIFA Club World Cup.