Puerto Rico national under-20 football team

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Puerto Rico U20
Nickname(s)El Huracán Azul
(The Blue Hurricane)
AssociationFederación Puertorriqueña de Fútbol (FPF)
ConfederationCONCACAF
(North America)
Sub-confederationCFU (Caribbean)
Head coachAmado Guevara
Top scorerReid Strain
Home stadiumEstadio Juan Ramón Loubriel
FIFA codePUR
First colours
Second colours
First international
Mexico Mexico 16–0 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
(Ottawa, Canada; August 20, 1974)
Biggest win
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 9–0 Sint Maarten Sint Maarten
(Philipsburg, Sint Maarten; June 15, 2016)
Biggest defeat
Mexico Mexico 16–0 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
(Ottawa, Canada; August 20, 1974)

The Puerto Rico under-20 national football team is the national under-20 football team of Puerto Rico and is controlled by the Puerto Rican Football Federation.

History[edit]

Puerto Rico made its first appearance on the 1974 CONCACAF Championship, losing all of their matches. They didn't record a win until 1976 against Barbados. It wasn't until 2012 where they had their most successful campaign under coach Jeaustin Campos where they advance through all of the caribbean qualification and made it to the CONCACAF Championship in Puebla, México.[1]

Tournament Results[edit]

U-20 CONCACAF Championship[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following 20 players were named to the squad for the 2018 CONCACAF U-20 Championship from November 1–21 in Bradenton, Florida.[2]

Head coach: Honduras Amado Guevara

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1GK Joel Serrano (1999-05-17)May 17, 1999 (aged 19) 0 0 United States Marshalltown Tigers
1GK José Calderón (2000-02-01)February 1, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 Uruguay Tanque Sisley
2DF Edric Toro (2000-07-14)July 14, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 United States Wake Forest Demon Deacons
2DF Diego Román (2000-12-19)December 19, 2000 (aged 17) 0 0 United States Regis Pride
2DF Daniel Arce (2000-08-31)August 31, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 United States St. Francis Brooklyn Terriers
2DF Luis Cosme (2000-12-12)December 12, 2000 (aged 17) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
2DF Walter Rodríguez (2001-02-14)February 14, 2001 (aged 17) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
2DF Sebastián Díaz (2000-12-15)December 15, 2000 (aged 17) 0 0 Puerto Rico Metropolitan
2DF Eduardo Vélez (2000-12-22)December 22, 2000 (aged 17) 0 0 United States Trinity Bantams
2DF Nicolás Cardona (1999-11-02)November 2, 1999 (aged 18) 0 0 United States Assumption Greyhounds
3MF Joseph Villafañe (1999-11-30)November 30, 1999 (aged 18) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
3MF Alejandro Rabell (2001-11-12)November 12, 2001 (aged 16) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
3MF Marc Nieves (1999-01-16)January 16, 1999 (aged 19) 0 0 Puerto Rico Don Bosco
3MF Gerald Díaz (1999-03-29)March 29, 1999 (aged 19) 0 0 United States Marshalltown Tigers
3MF Lucas Arzán (2000-01-01)January 1, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 United States Binghamton Bearcats
3MF Ian Flores (2000-08-16)August 16, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 United States Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels
4FW Kevin Hernández (2000-07-17)July 17, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 United States Assumption Greyhounds
4FW Carlos Rivera (2001-04-27)April 27, 2001 (aged 17) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
4FW Kevin Montañez (2000-07-04)July 4, 2000 (aged 18) 0 0 Puerto Rico Bayamón
4FW Jaden Servania (2001-07-16)July 16, 2001 (aged 17) 0 0 United States Houston Dynamo Academy

See also[edit]

Puerto Rico national football team

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.elhuracanazulpr.com/p/sub20.html
  2. ^ "Confirmada la Selección Sub20 Masculina". fedefutbolpr.com. Puerto Rican Football Federation. Retrieved 23 October 2018.

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