HOW ACQUIRED: Transferred from Uniautonoma on May 13, 2015.
A tall, athletic younger striker, Manotas broke out for the Dynamo at the end of 2016 with six goals in Houston's final eight games. He has found fiercer competition for a starting spot in 2017, but has still managed to get himself into the starting lineup on occasion.
OUTSIDE MLS: Debuted with his hometown Uniautonoma before transferring to MLS.
INTERNATIONAL: Played in qualifying for the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup with Colombia.