Earlier today the Houston Dynamo announced they would be signing a player to the squad tomorrow, in a World Soccer Wrap/MLS Talk exclusive, we have learned that the signing will be goalkeeper Tyler Deric. Deric is a native of Spring, Texas, a suburb of Houston, a graduate of Klein High School, and has been a member of the soccer team at the University of North Carolina. The 20 year old was also named the newcomer of the year and player of the year by the Houston Chronicle in 2005.
More importantly, Tyler Deric is a product of the Houston Dynamo’s Youth Academy and is the first member of the Academy to sign with the Dynamo. The signing will be officially announced on Friday, meaning Deric should be present at the Dynamo’s friendly against the Montreal Impact on Saturday morning.