Dallas’ Ferreira becomes 2nd youngest scorer in MLS history (video)


Only Freddy Adu has scored an MLS goal at a younger age than Jesus Ferreira.

The latest in a long line of FC Dallas young stars, the 16-year-old Ferreira scored soon after subbing into Saturday’s 6-2 win over Real Salt Lake on Saturday.

Ferreira is the son of former Colombian national teamer and FC Dallas midfielder David Ferreira.

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Dallas moves to 6W-2L-5T on the young season and boasts the best points-per-game of any team in the Western Conference. Overall, FCD is two points back of Sporting KC with two matches-in-hand.