FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Revolution Academy U-19s went 1-0-1 over the weekend after traveling to take on New York Soccer Club and Met Oval.
The Revolution secured a 3-0 victory over NYSC on Saturday as Kevin Christensen (2006 – Natick, Mass.) earned the clean sheet. Gianluca Armellino (2005 – Plainville, Mass.), Jack Burkhardt (2005 – Sutton, Mass.), and Malik Akin (2006 – Altamonte Springs, Fla.) made up the goal scorers as the U-19s notched their seventh win of the season.
New England went on to play Met Oval to a 2-2 draw on Sunday where Felipe Vieira De Andrade (2004 – Westborough, Mass.) notched a brace after scoring in the 78th and 83rd minutes. Goalkeeper Max Weinstein (2004 – Montpelier, V.T.) saw his first action of the 2022-23 MLS NEXT season in the match after making eight starts with Revolution II in MLS NEXT Pro this year.
All four Academy teams return to action this weekend when they travel to face Cedar Stars Academy on Saturday and BW Gotschee Academy on Sunday. The complete MLS NEXT schedule and all the latest news from around the league can be viewed here. Click here to learn more about the New England Revolution Academy.
Revolution MLS & MLS NEXT Highlights:
· The U-19s improved to 7-1-2 on the season with this weekend’s results.
· Forward Felipe Vieira De Andrade (2004 – Westborough, Mass.) tallied a brace on Sunday, bringing him to four goals on the season as he led his team to a 2-2 draw vs. Met Oval.
· Goalkeeper Kevin Christensen (2006 – Natick, Mass.) earned his third clean sheet of the year on Saturday, while Gianluca Armellino (2005 – Plainville, Mass.), Jack Burkhardt (2005 – Sutton, Mass.), and Malik Akin (2006 – Altamonte Springs, Fla.) all scored in New England’s 3-0 victory.
· Goalkeeper Max Weinstein made his first start of the season with the U-19s on Sunday, where the team played to their second draw of the year.
New England Revolution U-19s vs. New York Soccer Club U-19s
Saturday, November 12, 2022 – Ophir Field (Purchase, Ny.)
New England Revolution 3, New York Soccer Club 0
NE – Gianluca Armellino 47’
NE – Jack Burkhardt 60’
NE – Malik Akin 72’
Revolution U-19s: Kevin Christensen; Steban Betancur (Jack Labelle 73’), Jack Burkhardt, Alexi Karalis, Alexandru Parvu (Malik Akin 63’); Marco Dos Santos (Kian Charris 73’), Tyler Flowers (Alexander St. John 63’), Ezra Widman; Jason Zacarias (Alex Rapo 80’), Bryce Flowers, Felipe Vieira De Andrade (Gianluca Armellino 46’).
Substitutes Not Used: Max Weinstein.
New England Revolution U-19s vs. Met Oval U-19s
Sunday, November 13, 2022 – Met Oval (Flushing, Ny.)
New England Revolution 2, Met Oval 2
MO – Andy Kasza 60’
NE – Felipe Vieira De Andrade 78’, 83’
MO – Mateo Betelu 89’
Revolution U-19s: Max Weinstein; Steban Betancur, Jack Burkhardt, Alexi Karalis, Alexandru Parvu (Jack LaBelle 46’); Tyler Flowers, Ezra Widman (Kian Charris 45’), Marco Dos Santos (Malik Akin 80’); Jason Zacarias (Felipe Vieira De Andrade 72’), Bryce Flowers, Gianluca Armellino.
Substitutes Not Used: Kevin Christensen, Alex Rapo, Alexander St. John.