FRISCO – Three players from FC Dallas represented the U-18 U.S. Men's National Team championship-winning team in the Vaclav Jezek Youth Tournament in Czech Republic.
Homegrowns Thomas Roberts and Bryan Reynolds, along with U-19 Academy player Julian Hinojosa all made appearances in the tournament. The side went 2-0-1 in group stage before beating Japan in penalties in the finals.
Champions! 🏆— U.S. Soccer YNT (@ussoccer_ynt) August 25, 2018
After a 1-1 draw in FT, the 🇺🇸 U-18 MNT take down 🇯🇵 4-2 in PK’s behind ✌️ MASSIVE saves from @RealSaltLake GK David Ochoa to capture the 2018 Vaclav Jezek Youth Tournament title. pic.twitter.com/uaUWvAOvp8
Reynolds and Roberts both played in all three group stage matches, with two starts each. Roberts had a goal and an assist in a 5-0 win over Bulgaria.
Hinojosa saw action in one match in the group stage, playing all 90 minutes against Bulgaria.