Category Archives: Under-17 World Cup

Mexico, Uruguay set to tangle for U-17 World Cup crown after semifinal victories

By DAVID MOSSE The last time Mexico reached this final of the Under-17 World Cup back in 2005, another South American country stood in its way, but Giovani dos Santos and Co. made short work of Brazil, notching a comprehensive … Continue reading »

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FIFA U-17 World Cup Semifinals: A Look Ahead

By DAVID MOSSE It remains to be seen whether the current Mexico Under-17 side will supply the senior team with as much talent as the 2005 edition, which captured the U-17 World Cup in Peru behind the likes of Giovani … Continue reading »

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Sunday Rewind: Brazil held in Copa, Marta shines in WWC and more

By CALEB SONNELAND In terms of scorelines, Group B at the Copa America didn't bring much excitement to the soccer world with two 0-0 draws. When Brazil clashed with Venezuela, Neymar and Robinho tested Renny Vega early, but the Venezuelan … Continue reading »

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FIFA Under-17 World Cup Quarterfinals: A Look Ahead

By DAVID MOSSE England hasn't made a habit of winning too many penalty shootouts, but the Three Lions Under-17 squad did just that on Thursday, overcoming Argentina following a 1-1 draw to reach the quarterfinals of the FIFA Under-17 World … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s thrashed by Germans in Round of 16, eliminated from World Cup

By CALEB SONNELAND The United States U-17 national team was dumped out of the FIFA U-17 World Cup by a lethal German side that showed little mercy in dismissing the Americans with a 4-0 result. Despite registering only one less … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s vs. Germany: Your Running Commentary

   The United States Under-17 national team advanced to the knockout stage of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup, but its first opponent in the next phase is perhaps the most impressive team from the group stage, Germany (4 p.m., … Continue reading »

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International Ticker: U.S. U-17s draw Germany, Spain U-21s win title and more

Photo by Omar Martinez/ISIphotos.com If the United States Under-17 national team is to progress in the knockout stage of the FIFA U-17 World Cup, it will have to do so at the expense of the most impressive team of the … Continue reading »

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Pelosi sees red as U-17′s advance as runners up in Group D

By CALEB SONNELAND While the rest of the USMNT fan base was busy mourning the recent loss to Mexico in the Gold Cup final, the U-17 team was celebrating its progression in the Round of 16 at the U-17 World … Continue reading »

Posted in U.S. Soccer, U.S. Youth National Teams, Under-17 World Cup | 29 Comments