4.23 NTX recap
  • Forward José Mulato Palacios registered his first North Texas SC goal and assist
  • Midfielder Andre Costa scored his first North Texas SC goal
  • Goalkeeper Felipe Carneiro made his North Texas SC debut

Frisco, TX (April 23, 2022) - North Texas SC was defeated 3-2 by Houston Dynamo 2 at Toyota Stadium Saturday afternoon.

Game Summary

First Half:

  • 17’ – GOAL (NTX) – José Mulato flicked the ball into the path of Andre Costa who cut back before rifling it into the far top corner to give North Texas the lead.
  • 21’ – GOAL (HOU) – Diego Gonzalez leveled the score for Houston with a free kick from outside the box.
  • 45’ – GOAL (HOU) – Talen Maples gave Dynamo 2 the lead just before the break when he deflected teammate Robert Avila’s shot into the net.

Second Half:

  • 54’ – GOAL (NTX) – José Mulato found the equalizer for North Texas after cutting inside on his left foot and sending a shot into the top corner from outside the box.
  • 61’ – SHOT (NTX) – Defender Lucas Bartlett had a chance for the go-ahead goal but his volley sailed over the bar.
  • 63’ – SHOT (NTX) – Bernard Kamungo beat his defender but his curling effort was just wide of the far post.
  • 85’ – GOAL (HOU) – Beto Avila gave the Dynamo the lead once again with a header from close range.


North Texas SC — Felipe Carneiro; Collin Smith, Paul Amedume (Chase Niece - 74’), Lucas Bartlett, Isaiah Parker; Derek Waldeck, Santiago Ferreira (Blaine Ferri - 45’), André Costa (Blake Pope - 74’); Bernard Kamungo, José Mulato Palacios (Pablo Torre - 74’), Hope Avayevu (Luis Miguel - 66’)

Substitutes not used— Seth Wilson, Tomás Lacerda

Houston Dynamo 2— Andrew Pannenberg, Ian Hoffman, Sterling Penniston, John Talen Maples, Mujeeb Murana, Diego Gonzalez, Jathan Juarez, Paulo Lima, Brooklyn Raines, Papa N'Doye, Beto Avila

Substitutes not used — Erick Monge, Cesar Cordova, Reese Miller, Monteanu, Joyner Castillo, Joseph Farouz, Alessandro Herrera, Juan Castilla, Jacob Evans

Scoring Summary:
NTX: Andre Costa – 17’
HOU: Diego Gonzalez – 21’
HOU: Jon-Talen Maples – 45’
NTX: José Mulato Palacios – 54’
HOU: Beto Avila – 85’

Misconduct Summary:

NTX: Hope Avayevu (yellow card) – 22
NTX: Santiago Ferreira (yellow card) – 40’
NTX: Collin Smith (yellow card) – 73’
NTX: Derek Waldeck (yellow card) – 81’

Weather: Mostly cloudy, 82℉

Referee: Lorenzo Hernandez
Assistant Referees: Ken Mizuno, Matt Trotter
4th Official: Gloria Resendiz