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World Cup: Wales scorer Timothy Weah opens World Cup in USA

For his first World Cup, Timothy Weah got off to a good start. Launched deep by Christian Pulisic, the Paris Saint-Germain-trained player tricked Wayne Hennessy with a deft off-foot kick to open the scoring 36 minutes into the game. call and put the United States in the best conditions before the break.

The young man from Lille has scored just three goals in 25 matches since making his debut for the US national team in March 2018. Monday.

George Weah’s son came to Paris in 2014 from the New York Red Bull Academy. After 5 years in the capital, interspersed with a six-month loan spell at Celtic Glasgow, the American went to catch game time in the North. At Lille, he was largely hampered by injuries, as he had been at the start of the season. After suffering a foot injury early in the current exercise, Weah has only made six appearances in Ligue 1 this season but has already provided two assists for Paulo Fonseca’s side.

Source: Le Parisien