Super strikes by Ben Wallace and Jay Herdman helped New Zealand to a 2-2 draw with Uzbekistan in their group game at the FIFA U-20 Men’s World Cup in Argentina.
Herdman’s goal was described as a “wonderful goal” by New Zealand coach Darren Bazeley, who suggested it was already a contender for Goal of the Tournament.
Main photo: Jay Herdman lines up his shot to score New Zealand’s second goal.
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Game played on Wednesday May 24, 2023 (NZT)
New Zealand 2 (Ben Wallace 23′, Jay Herdman 41′)
Uzbekistan 2 (Abbosbek Fayzullaev 51′, Sherzod Esanov 90+3′)