Player Details


Paxton Pomykal


PAKS-tuhn POM-a-call


5' 8"


163 lbs

Date of Birth

12.17.1999 (24)


Lewisville, TX, USA



Position Detail

Attacking Midfielder

Preferred Side


Roster Category

Career Summary

Signed as the 15th FC Dallas Homegrown on September 8, 2016. 


  • Played in 24 matches, starting 19, assisting three times in 2023.
  • Elected to serve a three-year term with the MLSPA Executive Board on Aug. 2, 2023. The Executive Board is the decision and policy-making body of the PA with its members serving as the highest level of PA leadership.
  • Served as captain for FC Dallas at San Jose (Sept. 17, 2022) during his 100th MLS match.
  • Made his professional debut on March 1, 2017 in a CONCACAF Champions League quarterfinal match against Arabe Unido.
  • Became the youngest starter in FC Dallas history at 17 yrs., 84 days when he started at SKC (March 11, 2017).


  • Captained the United States U-20 National Team during the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland in 2019, including the 3-2 win against tournament-favorite France in the Round of 16 and quarterfinal match against Ecuador (U.S. was eliminated in 2-1 loss).
  • Earned his first senior team call up in August 2019 and appeared in the final five minutes in the 1-1 draw against Uruguay on September 11.
  • Played in one ‘23 January cycle appearing during the 89’ vs. Mexico on April 20 in a friendly. 


  • Helped win the Dr. Pepper Dallas Cup’s Gordon Jago Super Group for FCD’s U-18 team in 2017.
  • Named to the U.S. Soccer Development Academy’s Central Conference Starting XI after helping the FC Dallas Academy claim both the U-16 and U-18 National Championships. 


  • One of six native Texans on the team.
  • Grandmother was first female mayor of Lewisville from 1985-87.
  • Has one dog named Livy.