Top 5 young-player performances in Week 5
You want end product? We've got some end product. Thunderous finishes, seeing-eye assists and midfield passing clinics headline this week’s YPPOTW rundown.
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed to a Homegrown deal on October 3, 2019.
A teenage prospect with significant pro minutes under his belt in the USL Championship, Nyeman broke into the D.C. United lineup and impressed in 11 appearances, including five stats. He was named to the Guardian’s list of “60 of the best young talents in the world.”
OUTSIDE MLS: Has been a member of the D.C. United academy since 2015 at the U-12 level. Has appeared in 83 games (70 starts) fo rthe academy squad and scored 10 goals. Debuted for Loudoun United in the USL Championship on June 6, 2019 and has gone on to tally one goal and one assist in 11 games (six starts) for Loudoun.
INTERNATIONAL: Earned a call-up to the US Under-16 boys' national team training camp in 2018.
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