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Paulo Nagamura challenges Houston Dynamo to improve home form

Following their 2-1 win away at the San Jose Earthquakes last week, the Houston Dynamo head into their clash at home to Minnesota United within striking range of the MLS Cup Playoffs. Just two points separate the Dynamo from the LA Galaxy in seventh with 13 regular-season games remaining. Only...
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Houston Dynamo's Paulo Nagamura calls for 'calm' in Texas derby vs FC Dallas

As he prepares for his first Texas derby against FC Dallas as head coach of the Houston Dynamo, Paulo Nagamura is calling for his players to remain 'calm and collected'. Already one of the most hotly contested rivalries in MLS, Saturday's clash should prove to be even more intense with the two sides level on 12 points and both in the top five of the Western Conference.

After 11 years with Sporting KC, Paulo Nagamura returns Saturday as a foe

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For three consecutive seasons early last decade, Sporting Kansas City had no bigger rival, especially in the playoffs, than the Houston Dynamo. Sporting KC won an Eastern Conference regular-season title in 2011 only to bow out against Houston in the conference final. The next season...

Way too early thoughts on Paulo Nagamura as the Houston Dynamo Hire

I’ve seen the tweets. I’ve seen the Facebook comments. I know the overall commentary on newly picked General Manager and Houston Dynamo legend Pat Onstad’s choice for Head Coach hasn’t gone over glowingly. My initial reaction was somewhat mixed to be completely honest. But that reaction would be far more negative if they were with a previous majority owner and former general manager in Gabriel Brener and Matt Jordan.

Houston Dynamo introduce Paulo Nagamura as head coach

The Dynamo have their new man. After an exhaustive search that extended to over 100 people, general manager Pat Onstad introduced Paulo Nagamura as head coach of Houston Dynamo FC in a press conference from PNC Stadium on Tuesday. And despite looking far and wide, it was clear to Onstad that Nagamura was the best possible option.

Hear from new Houston Dynamo Head Coach Paulo Nagamura

In an exciting day for Dynamo fans, the long awaited hire of a coach was made official when General Manager Pat Onstad introduced Paulo Nagamura as the head coach of the Houston Dynamo. Onstad explained his plans for the club, telling the press, “We’re pushing hard. We’re making decisions based...
Houston Chronicle

Paulo Nagamura has a mission for Dynamo FC: Rescue the franchise

As Houston Dynamo FC introduced new head coach Paulo Nagamura on Tuesday, one word kept surfacing in his comments about the club’s direction: rescue. “We have to change the culture a little bit to rescue that identity that Houston had seven, eight years ago,” Nagamura said. “That is a process, right? That’s not an overnight project. We need to rescue that, and once we settle that and once we have good culture in the club, I’m sure that the pieces we will add on, bringing in reinforcements, new signings, that will make the team a very competitive one.”
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Paulo Nagamura hired as coach of MLS's Houston Dynamo

HOUSTON (AP) — Paulo Nagamura was. An MLS midfielder from 2005-16, the 38-year-old Brazilian replaces Tab Ramos, who was fired in November. Nagamura joined Kansas City II's coaching staff as an assistant in 2017 and was head coach of the second-tier team for the past four seasons. His team finished 15th in the 16-team Eastern Conference last year with four wins, 20 losses and eight draws.
Houston Chronicle

Dynamo hire former MLS Cup champion Paulo Nagamura as new head coach

The Houston Dynamo hired two-time MLS Cup champion Paulo Nagamura as head coach, the club announced Monday. Nagamura, who won MLS titles as a player with the Los Angeles Galaxy and Sporting Kansas City, spent the past four seasons as coach of Sporting Kansas City II, Sporting Kansas City's reserve side with a focus on youth development.

Houston Dynamo hires ex-MLS player Paulo Nagamura as manager

The Houston Dynamo has hired Paulo Nagamura to be the team's next manager, the club announced on Monday. - ESPN+ viewers' guide: LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS, FA Cup, more. - Stream ESPN FC Daily on ESPN+ (U.S. only) - Don't have ESPN? Get instant access. Nagamura, 38, replaces Tab Ramos, whose...