Erick Torres

Erick Torres
9
Forward
  • Houston Dynamo
  • 5' 11"
  • 168 lbs.
  • 01-19-1993
  • Guadalajara, Mexico

HOW ACQUIRED: Signed as a Designated Player on Dec. 23, 2014; currently on loan with C.D. Guadalaraja

2014 MLS: MLS All-Star; assisted Bradley Wright-Phillips' equalizing goal vs. Bayern Munich … Finalist for MLS Player of the Year at Premios Univision Deportes … Started 29 games for Chivas USA … Scored 15 goals (T-7th most in MLS) in regular season … Scored in six consecutive matches from 6/8-7/20 … Scored in eight of first 10 matches in 2014, including a penalty kick vs. Houston on 5/3 … Scored 17th career MLS goal vs. Real Salt Lake on 6/28, making him the all-time Mexican-born scoring leader in MLS … Scored 15th goal at Seattle on 9/28, breaking Ante Razov's club single season scoring record … OPEN CUP: Substituted on in the 77th minute of Chivas USA's penalty shootout loss to Carolina RailHawks on 6/14

2013 MLS: Loaned to Chivas USA from Chivas Guadalajara on July 10 … Made 15 starts and scored seven goals … Scored in each of his first two matches for Chivas USA (7/17 vs. Toronto FC, 7/28 at Seattle Sounders) … Scored two goals in back-to-back matches (8/25 vs. New York Red Bulls, 9/1 at Vancouver Whitecaps)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE: 2012-13: 20 appearances (9 starts) for Chivas Guadalajara in Liga MX, scoring one goal … Made three appearances (two starts) and scored one goal in CONCACAF Champion's League … 2011-12: 25 appearances (20 starts) in Liga MX … Seven goals scored … Started three matches in Copa Libertadores … 2010-11: 20 appearances (19 starts), six goals … Scored in first Súper Clásico against Club América in 3-0 victory on 4/10

INTERNATIONAL: Mexican international (3 caps, 1 goal) … 2014: Received first senior national team call-up and made first appearance starting for Mexico vs. Bolivia in a friendly on 9/10; played full 90 minutes in 1-0 win … Subbed on in 78th minute in 2-0 win over Honduras on 10/9 … Scored first international goal in 89th minute of 1-0 win over Panama on 10/12 … Started all four matches at Central American and Caribbean Games from 11/18-28 with Mexico U-21s; scored five goals, including two in championship match … 2012: Made three appearances (1 start) for Mexico U-23s as they won CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament … Scored one goal, a stoppage time winner vs. Panama … 2011: Appeared in all seven matches (four starts) as Mexico won 3rd place at 2011 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Colombia … At age 18, was the youngest player on the Mexico squad … Scored goal in 3-1 quarterfinal win over Colombia … Converted penalty in Round of 16 shootout against Cameroon … Participated in Toulon Tournament, as Mexico finished fourth … 2010: Participated in 2010 Milk Cup and finished in fourth place with Mexico U-17s … Third-youngest player on the squad at age 16

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

Career Statistics (Regular Season)

Year Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
2015 Houston Dynamo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 Chivas USA 29 29 15 2510 1 95 32 50 19 4 1
2013 Chivas USA 15 15 7 1349 1 45 21 28 6 3 0
Career Totals 44 44 22 3859 2 140 53 78 25 7 1

2015 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Houston Dynamo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

2014 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 29 29 15 2510 1 95 32 50 19 4 1

2013 Season Statistics

Competition Club GP GS G MIN A SHT SOG FC OFF Y R
MLS Regular Season Chivas USA 15 15 7 1349 1 45 21 28 6 3 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves

Regular Season Game Log

Date Match Result Appearance MINS G A SHT SOG FC FS Y R
3/28/2015 COL @ HOU T 0-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/21/2015 HOU @ LA T 1-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/13/2015 ORL @ HOU L 1-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3/7/2015 CLB @ HOU W 0-1 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/26/2014 SJ @ CHV W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 5 2 3 2 0 0
10/22/2014 CHV @ RSL L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 0
10/11/2014 COL @ CHV W 1-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10/5/2014 RSL @ CHV W 0-1 Started 90 0 0 5 2 2 1 0 0
9/27/2014 CHV @ SEA L 2-4 Started 90 1 0 4 1 1 0 0 0
9/21/2014 CHV @ TOR L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/12/2014 KC @ CHV L 4-0 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/7/2014 CHV @ CLB L 0-3 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9/3/2014 SEA @ CHV L 4-2 Unused Sub 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8/31/2014 LA @ CHV L 3-0 Started 75 0 0 3 1 2 3 0 1
8/23/2014 CHV @ NE L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 3 1 2 3 1 0
8/16/2014 VAN @ CHV T 0-0 Started 81 0 0 7 3 1 2 0 0
8/9/2014 CHV @ POR L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 5 0 0
8/3/2014 DAL @ CHV L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0
7/25/2014 CHV @ COL L 0-3 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
7/20/2014 CHV @ DC L 1-3 Started 90 1 0 5 1 4 0 0 0
7/12/2014 CHV @ VAN W 3-1 Started 83 1 0 2 1 1 1 0 0
7/5/2014 MTL @ CHV W 0-1 Started 90 1 0 6 1 0 2 0 0
7/2/2014 CHV @ SJ W 1-0 Started 90 1 0 3 2 1 1 0 0
6/28/2014 RSL @ CHV W 0-1 Started 90 1 0 5 3 3 2 0 0
6/8/2014 CHV @ LA T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 2 1 0 3 0 0
5/31/2014 PHI @ CHV L 3-0 Started 90 0 0 3 1 6 1 1 0
5/28/2014 POR @ CHV L 2-0 Started 90 0 0 1 1 3 1 0 0
5/17/2014 CHV @ DAL T 1-1 Started 79 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0
5/11/2014 CHV @ COL W 3-1 Started 81 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
5/3/2014 HOU @ CHV L 4-1 Started 68 1 0 4 1 1 0 0 0
4/26/2014 CHV @ SJ L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 4 0 1 2 0 0
4/19/2014 SEA @ CHV L 2-1 Started 79 1 0 4 2 4 0 0 0
4/12/2014 CHV @ POR T 1-1 Started 89 1 0 3 1 2 2 0 0
4/6/2014 LA @ CHV L 3-0 Started 79 0 0 2 0 1 2 1 0
3/30/2014 CHV @ NY T 1-1 Started 90 1 0 2 1 2 4 0 0
3/22/2014 CHV @ DAL L 1-3 Started 90 1 0 2 1 2 2 1 0
3/16/2014 VAN @ CHV T 1-1 Started 87 1 0 6 3 3 4 0 0
3/9/2014 CHI @ CHV W 2-3 Started 89 1 0 3 1 0 5 0 0
10/26/2013 POR @ CHV L 5-0 Started 90 0 0 6 3 2 3 0 0
10/23/2013 CHV @ RSL L 1-2 Started 90 0 0 4 2 2 0 1 0
10/6/2013 CHV @ LA L 0-5 Started 90 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0
9/29/2013 SJ @ CHV L 1-0 Started 90 0 0 3 0 3 1 0 0
9/21/2013 CHV @ HOU L 1-5 Started 90 0 0 3 1 3 2 1 0
9/14/2013 POR @ CHV T 1-1 Started 90 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0
9/8/2013 DC @ CHV W 0-1 Started 89 1 0 3 3 1 2 0 0
9/4/2013 CHV @ SEA L 0-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 0
9/1/2013 CHV @ VAN T 2-2 Started 90 2 0 2 2 1 2 0 0
8/25/2013 NY @ CHV W 2-3 Started 90 2 0 7 3 2 3 0 0
8/21/2013 DAL @ CHV L 3-1 Started 90 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0
8/11/2013 COL @ CHV T 1-1 Started 90 0 1 3 3 1 3 0 0
8/3/2013 CHV @ SJ L 0-2 Started 90 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 0
7/28/2013 CHV @ SEA L 1-2 Started 90 1 0 3 2 3 2 0 0
7/17/2013 TOR @ CHV W 0-1 Started 90 1 0 2 2 3 6 0 0
GP: Games Played, GS: Games Started, G: Goals, MIN: Minutes Played, A: Assists, SHT: Shots, SOG: Shots on Goal, FC: Fouls Committed, FS: Fouls Suffered, OFF: Offsides, Y: Yellow Cards, R: Red Cards, GF: Goals For, GA: Goals Against, SO: Shutouts, SV: Saves, CK: Corner Kicks, PKA: Penalty Kick Attempts, PKG: Penalty Kick Goals, PKS: Penalty Kick Saves