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Convey scores twice, Beckerman the winner in 3-1 win over Paraguay.

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Bobby Convey
Height: 5-8 (1.74 m).
Weight: 150 (68 kg).
Born: May 27, 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
College: n/a.
Club: D.C. United (MLS).


             U.S. National Team Statistics 2001

Opponent       Date   Score  GP  GS   MIN   G   A  Pts  Y   R

Brazil         Mar 3   1-2    1   1    63   0   0   0   0   0

Total                         1   1    63   0   0   0   0   0

National Team
Year Record GP/GS G A Pts
2000 0-1-0 1/1 0 0 0
2001 1-0-0 1/0 0 0 0
Total 1-1-0 2/1 1 0 2
U-20 National Team
Year Record GP/GS G A Pts
2000 - 4/- - - -
Total - 4/- - - -
U-18 National Team
Year Record GP/GS G A Pts
2000 - 6/- 5 1 11
Total - 6/- 5 1 11
U-17 National Team
Year Record GP/GS G A Pts
1998 - 8/- 2 2 6
1999 - 45/27 19 9 47
Total - 53/- 21 11 53
Professional
Year Club GP/GS G A Pts
2000 D.C. United (MLS) 22/18 0 2 2
Total 22/18 0 2 2

National Team: Recently named ESPN The Magazine's "Next 2001 Athlete" for soccer, highlighting prominent young athletes in different sports ... At 17 years and 151 days old, the wiry teenager became the third youngest player in national team history to earn a cap with the full U.S. Men's National Team when he played one minute as a sub in a 2-0 friendly win over Mexico in October ... Came on for fellow youngster Landon Donovan in the 89th minute ... Under-20s: Pulled double duty with the U-20s and U-18s in 2000, playing in four matches with the U-20s ... Under-18s: Captain, as a 16-year-old, of the U-18 National Team ... Played in six matches in 2000 with the 18s, scoring five goals and one assist ... Tallied goals in the first two games of the season against Miami Lakes (Jan. 9) and Nacional (Jan. 12) ... Scored two goals in a 4-1 win over Espanola on Jan. 20 ... Under-17s: Youngest player, at the age of 15, on U-17 team to play in 99 FC Qualifying Tournament and also the 1999 Under-17 World Championships ... Was an important part of the team that placed fourth at the 1999 Under-17 World Championships ... Played in 43 matches in 1999, starting 27 ... Fourth on the team in assists with nine in 1999 ... Also tallied five goals ... Ended his U-17 career with four international goals ... Started against Poland in the U-17 World Championship ... Made his international debut with the U.S. Men's Under-17 National on Feb. 14, 1998 against Guatemala ... Assisted on the historic game winning goal against Argentina in the USA's 4-3 win in Buenos Aires ... A member of the 1998 U.S. Under-16 National Team player pool ... Scored two international goals and tallied two assists in eight games in 98 ... First Appearance: Oct. 25, 2000, vs. Mexico ... First Goal: none.

Professional: 2000: Became the youngest player to appear in a Major League Soccer game when he made his rookie debut for D.C. United in 2000 ... 2000: Although United struggled, he earned rave reviews in his first professional season, eventually finishing with two assists in 18 games for the team as they missed the playoffs for the first time in their history.

High School: Selected to the 1999 Parade Magazine High School All-American Team ... Named 1998 Philadelphia High School player of the year as a freshman at Penn Charter (Pa.) High School ... 1998 NSCAA Youth All-American ... Played varsity high school soccer as an eighth grader ... First freshman to win Most Valuable Player of his high school's division in '98 ... Selected to the all-league, all-south eastern Penn., all-east and all-state teams in 1998 ... Helped Penn Charter High to a 16-2-3 record in '98 scoring 12 goals as a freshman. Personal: Sister, Kelly, was the first women's soccer player at Penn State University to be named a NSCAA All-American in 1998 .... Father, Bob, played basketball at St. Francis College of Loretto, Pa. ... A member of the Penn Charter High track and basketball teams ... A three year (1996, '97 and '98) honor roll student at Penn Charter ... Full name is Robert Francis Convey.

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