Benfica to bid for USMNT prospect Joshua Wynder as renowned scouting network identifies talented American
- Captained United States' U19s
- Currently plays for Louisville City
- Has already trained with Benfica
WHAT HAPPENED? Benfica will set the USL's transfer record with its bid for Wynder, according to Manuel Veth, and the club is set to land the player after Louisville turned down interest from several MLS teams.
THE BIGGER PICTURE: The Portuguese organization possesses one of the highest regarded scouting systems in the world, and its identification of the 17-year-old as a target is a compliment to U.S. Soccer's sometimes-maligned development system.
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