is a professional soccer club based in Houston
that plays in Major League Soccer
. The team was created on December 15, 2005 when the San Jose Earthquakes were relocated, due to San Jose's failure to secure a soccer-specific stadium. Even though all of San Jose's players and coaches moved to Houston
, the team's name, logo, history, and statistics were not transferred. The team colors are orange, white, and black. Houston
Dynamo play their home matches at Robertson Stadium
â€”a 33,000-seat sports stadium located on the University of Houston
campus in southeast Houston
. A three-year lease was signed to play at the stadium while plans for a soccer-specific stadium are finalized.The club's supporters group is known as the Texian Army.