Diego Fagundez is making the most of the final days of 2014 as the New England Revolution midfielder had a goal and two assists for the Uruguay U-20 team in a friendly against Colonia (Uruguay) on Sunday.
Fagundez’s tally was the second in a game that ultimately ended 3-0. The teenager, who also played provider to Facundo Bone and Horacio Sequeira, took to Twitter after the game to express his excitement.
Had a friendly game today.we won 3-0 Scored a goal and got 2 assist.— diego fagundez (@DiegoFagundez14) December 21, 2014
With the game tied 0-0 at halftime, head coach Fabian Coito made wholesale changes, which included the introduction of Fagundez. Both halves were extended to 50 minutes.
Fagundez and the Uruguay U-20s will return to action on Tuesday when they face Lavalleja (Uruguay). On Friday, Coito is expected to name his final 23-man roster for the South American Youth Championship. There are currently 27 players in camp.