• Became the youngest New York Homegrown signing and the fourth-youngest signing overall in league history at the age of 14 years and 364 days.
• He is the 24th Homegrown Player in franchise history and the 26th academy product to sign with the First Team.
• He is New York’s youngest Homegrown signing by 684 days, edging out Tyler Adams, who signed at 16 years, eight months and 21 days.
RED BULLS ACADEMY
Joined the New York Red Bulls Academy in July of 2019 and has appeared in 22 matches ... scored his first goal for Red Bulls Under-19s at 14 years old against Philadelphia Union II on November 7, 2020 ... most notably assisted on the final goal for the U-14’s in a 2-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur Academy to advance to the knockout rounds of ICC Futures tourney on December 12, 2019 ... helped the U-14s become the only MLS academy team to advance to the Round of 16 in the ICC Futures.
New York Red Bulls Sign Bento Estrela to a Homegrown contract on February 9, 2021.