Known for his fearless attacking spirit, Agudelo established a role in the U.S. Men’s National Team in 2011, making a career-high 14 appearances. The young forward continues to add to polish to impressive raw talent and is expected to be a big part of the USA’s efforts to qualify and compete in the 2012 Olympic Games. The striker was the first product of the U.S. Soccer Development Academy to make an appearance for the U.S. Men’s National Team, scoring in his debut when the U.S. defeated South Africa 1-0 to win the 2010 Nelson Mandela Challenge in Cape Town, South Africa. With the goal, the New York Red Bulls Academy alum became the youngest U.S. player to score in the modern era.
- Finished second on the team in appearances with 14 in 2011
- Scored a goal on his debut against South Africa on Nov. 17, 2010, becoming the youngest modern-era player to score for the U.S.
- Three-semester alumnus of the U.S. Under-17 Residency Program (Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009)
- As a 17-year-old in 2010, started for the New York Red Bulls in both MLS Cup Playoff matches against San Jose
- Became the first player in New York Red Bulls history to join the first team from the Academy