HIALEAH, FL – For the first time ever, Florida National University will be represented on a National Team by a soccer player. The Conquistador, George Perez, was named to the Puerto Rico National Team U-23 squad for the 2019 CONCACAF MEN’S OLYMPIC QUALIFYING.
The 20-member squad will head to the Dominican Republic, for the Concacaf Men’s Olympic Qualifying. The Puerto Rico U-23 team opens against Saint Lucia on Wednesday, July 17 at 2:00 p.m. before taking on Antigua & Barbuda on Thursday, July 18 at 4:30 p.m. Play concludes for PR Saturday, July 20 against the Dominican Republic. Game kickoff at 4:30 p.m.
FNU Men’s soccer player, sophomore George Perez won 2 straight National Championship in the last two seasons.
RECAP OF THE YEAR! ⚽️🔥George PerezClassification: SOHometown: Anasco, Puerto Rico Florida National University #FNU #GoConquistadors
Posted by Florida National University Athletics on Wednesday, December 26, 2018
PUERTO RICO U-23 MNT ROSTER – 2019 CONCACAF MEN’S OLYMPIC QUALIFYING
1- Joel Serrano
3- Iván Ramírez
12- Ryan López
13- Kevin Hernández,
18-Lisandro Nuñez Pérez
2019 CONCACAF MEN’S OLYMPIC QUALIFYING SCHEDULE
Wednesday, July 17
Puerto Rico U-23 MNT vs. Saint Lucia – 2:00 p.m. ET
Thursday, July 18
Puerto Rico U-23 MNT vs. Antigua & Barbuda – 4:30 p.m. ET
Saturday, July 20
Puerto Rico U-23 MNT vs. Dominican Republic – 4:30 p.m. ET
Ruy Castelo Branco – FNU – Sports Information Director