Eastern Conference Final Position: 8th
They started the season with a flyer, beating New England 4-0 at home but struggled without Brad Davis during the World Cup and never challenged for a playoff spot.
Signing DaMarcus Beasley – World Cup star Beasley joining Houston was a signal that the Dynamo can still attract marquee signings.
Mark Sherrod’s injury – Just twelve minutes into the D.C United game, Sherrod went down and the forward’s season was over. We’re hoping to see him fully fit in 2015.
Player of the Year
Brad Davis was the main man and the leader of the pack. They missed his influence massively while he was at the World Cup in Brazil.
Houston Dynamo 4-0 New England Revolution (March 9 2014)
New York Red Bulls 4-0 Houston Dynamo (April 23 2014)
What to improve for the 2015 season…
Houston needs to strengthen defensively; possibly another midfielder in the draft, someone who can learn from Brad Davis so they can form a core to build around.