Erick Torres

Erick Torres
Erick Torres
Erick Torres
Houston Dynamo
Forward
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Real Name: Erick Torres
HT: 5' 11" WT: 168
Age: 23 (01/19/1993)
Birthplace: Guadalajara, Mexico

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Designated Player on Dec. 23, 2014.

A true fox in the box striker who has a great burst of speed. Has the ability to find a small opening and finish difficult opportunities. His finishing of MLS has put him into the conversation on the fringe of the Mexican National Team.

PROFESSIONAL: Joined Chivas USA on loan in 2013 where he scored in half his appearances and then went on to a 2014 MLS All-Star appearance while scoring 15 goals.

OUTSIDE MLS: Over 60 appearances for Chivas Guadalajara has scored some big goals for them including Copa MX and "Super Clasico" wins.

INTERNATIONAL: 3 caps and 1 goal for the senior Mexican National Team. Was the youngest player on the Mexico squad that won 3rd place at the 2011 U-20 World Cup.

PERSONAL: Full name is Erick Estéfano Torres Padilla … His nickname, "El Cubo," is derived from the size and shape of his head … His distinctive robot goal celebration was inspired by the celebrations on EA Sports' FIFA video game


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Stats

MLS
Career Statistics (Regular Season)
YearClubGPGSGMINSASHTSSOGFCOFFYR
2016Houston Dynamo93032411118100
2015Houston Dynamo11303391616510
2014Chivas USA292915251019532501941
2013Chivas USA1515713491452128630
Career Totals-6450224522415755923181
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