Fernando Ovelar runs cheering away after his hit.
For Fernando Ovelar, player of Cerro Porteno, there was a dream from when he was in the Superclasico against archrival Olimpia the opening goal to take over. What is there remarkable? Ovelar is only 14 years old.
Nestor Camacho, the equalizer, scored in the cracker in a 2-2 ending, is 31 years old. More than twice as old as Ovelar.
Ovelar is not the first 14-year-old who scores in the field. The American Freddy Adu, once dubbed as the ’new Pele’, was so old when he scored for DC United.
Incidentally, is Mauricio Baldivieso is the youngest ever scored in professional football at the highest level. He was only 12 years old when he doelpuntje meepikte in the football league of Bolivia.