Timothy Weah, the son of football legend George Weah from Liberia, Monday, in his second duel for Team USA his first international goal.
Timothy Weah celebrates his goal.
The 18-year-old attacker, born in New York, was in the practice duel with Bolivia responsible for the third and final American hit. The United States defeated the South Americans in the Philadelphia’s Languages Energy Stadium with 3-0.
“What a wonderful feeling. Very happy with my first goal for the USA. And as a team with the 3-0 win, what a day,” said the young Weah in a comment.
Weah made a part of the youth of New York Red Bulls, for he in 2014 to Paris Saint-Germain moved, where his father played. Last season he made his debut in the main body of the French football club. In total, he appeared three times within the lines.
Team USA is coming summer together with the Netherlands and Italy, one of the great absent at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia. Interim coach Dave Sarachan decided to find a new way to store and opted for the duel with Bolivia for several boy’s talents. The 21-year-old Telstar-attacker Andrija Novakovich came against Bolivia in action.
George Weah was, like his son an attacker. He came in addition to PSG, also from for AS Monaco, AC Milan, Chelsea, Manchester City and Marseille. After his football career he went into politics. On 22 January of this year he was appointed president of Liberia.
President George Weah of Liberia.