Adu enters in 81st minute of tie against Canada

January 22, 2006
SAN DIEGO -- Freddy Adu got two firsts out of the way Sunday night.

A goal wasn't one of them.

Adu became the youngest player in the history of the U.S. national team when the 16-year-old entered late in Sunday night's 0-0 tie against Canada.

"I've been waiting for it for a long time and it finally comes," Adu said. "I was very excited."

Two minutes later, after he'd barely touched the ball in his first international appearance, he got his ...

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