New England Revolution Academy Highlights | March 8, 2024

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (March 8, 2024) – The Revolution Academy Under-19, Under-14, and Under-13 teams kicked off the 2024 MLS NEXT spring season over the weekend, recording three wins after hosting Met Oval in Foxborough.

The U-19s earned their first victory of the spring, tallying five goals on Saturday. Raphael Alves (2007 – Framingham, Mass.) netted four goals in the match with Alex St. John (2005 – Needham, Mass.) tallying in the 49th minute. Gabriel Chavez (2005 – Wethersfield, Conn.) earned two assists on Alves’ first two goals while Gershom Matimano (2007 – Hampton, N.H.) and Ayden Kokoszka (2006 – Franklin, Mass.) each collected an assist on his second two.

The U-13s picked up where they left off in the fall, extending their win streak to 17 with a 3-0 shutout victory on Saturday. Arthur Bernardino (2011 – Shirley, Mass.) opened the scoring with his 17th goal of the season while Davi Pereira (2011 – Revere, Mass.) and Navayush Gurung (2011 – Medford, Mass.) tallied their 13th and sixth goals of the year, respectively. On the defensive end, goalkeeper Charles Wallace (2010 – Burlington, V.T.) earned his ninth clean sheet in the match.

The U-14s kicked off their spring season with a 4-2 win over Met Oval. Brandon Velez (2010 – Concord, Mass.) recorded a brace while Lucas Pereira (2010 – East Merrimack, N.H.) tallied his team-leading 14th goal of the season in the match. Davi Pereira scored his first goal with the U-14s while owning 13 goals and 17 assists with the U-13s so far this season. 

The 13s and 14s host IFA on Friday night before both of New England’s youngest sides and the U-15s host Valeo FC while the U-17s take on Project Football on Sunday. Click here to learn more about the New England Revolution Academy.

New England Revolution U-19s vs. Met Oval U-19s
Saturday, March 2, 2024
New England Revolution 5, Met Oval 1

Scoring Summary:
NE – Raphael Alves (Gabriel Chavez) 22’
NE – Raphael Alves (Gabriel Chavez) 36’
NE – Alex St. John 49’
NE – Raphael Alves (Gershom Matimano) 52’
NE – Raphael Alves (Ayden Kokoszka) 65’
MO – 86’

Revolution U-19s: Ryan Carney, Henrique Dias, Garrett Holman (Kian Charris 65’), Mason Sullivan, Enzo Goncalves; Gershom Matimano (Alex Rapo 68’), Gabriel Chavez (Aidan Reilly 68’), Giuseppe Ciampa; Ayden Kokoszka, Raphael Alves (Malik Akin 65’), Alex St. John (Eli Ackerman 68’).

Substitutes Not Used: Kevin Christensen. 

New England Revolution U-14s vs. Met Oval U-14s
Saturday, March 2, 2024
New England Revolution 4, Met Oval 2

Scoring Summary:
NE – Brandon Velez (Kauan De Campos) 7’
NE – Brandon Velez 25’
MO – 31’
MO – 64’
NE – Lucas Pereira 79’
NE – Davi Pereira (Shayne Dos Santos, David Sellars) 80’

Revolution U-14s: Mason Yang; Braeden Andersen, Kauan De Campos, Niaz Sacirbey, Stefan Gorea; Frankie Caruso, Kaisei Korytoski, Logan Azar; Rikelme De Almeida, Lucas Pereira, Brandon Velez.

Substitutes Used: Shayne Dos Santos, David Sellars, Davi Pereira, Alex Gomes, Jude Chisholm, Alejandro Garza.

New England Revolution U-13s vs. Met Oval U-13s
Saturday, March 2, 2024
New England Revolution 3, Met Oval 0

Scoring Summary:
NE – Arthur Bernardino (Davi Pereira) 17’
NE – Davi Pereira (Boston Kahoalii) 35’
NE – Navayush Gurung (Marlon Quijada) 66’

Revolution U-13s: Charles Wallace; John Munko, Dalue Nwazojie, Vaughn Scholz, Asher Bremser; Brennan McWeeny; Navayush Gurung, Boston Kahoalii, Davi Pereira, Landon Ho Sang; Arthur Bernardino. 

Substitutes Used: Sawyer Yoder, Noah Previtera, Nolan Nairn, Jason Kamerzel-Smith, Marlon Quijada.