Waltham, 26th October 2012; Global Premier Soccer product Maria Zecca scored for Italy U19 WNT in their UEFA Championship first qualifying round this week.
Maria played the whole 90 minutes for Italy in their first two UEFA European Women’s U19 Championship first qualifying round against Kazakhstan and Greece, and came off the bench in the first half in their third game against Austria. In the first game against Kazakhstan on Saturday, Maria, playing forward, scored her first international goal for Italy in a 6-0 win.
“We are delighted for Maria to have started for Italy and to have gotten over 200 minutes under her belt for the U19 Women’s National team,” said MPS DOC Peter Bradley. “It is great experience for her to be playing in this competition, and we are proud that she has scored for the team.”
Italy currently finds themselves 1st in their group after their 3-0 win against Austria yesterday.
For more information on the UEFA European Women’s U19 Champions please visit www.uefa.com/womensunder19