Category Archives: Under-17 World Cup

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 »

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USA U-17s vs. Uzbekistan: Your Running Commentary

    The United States Under-17 national team looks to take a step closer to the knockout stage of the FIFA U-17 World Cup as at faces Uzbekistan in its second Group D game at Estadio Corona in Torreon, Mexico … Continue reading »

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Mid-Day Ticker: Villas-Boas leaves Porto, Enrique takes reins at Roma and more

European coaching's Next Big Thing could be on his way back to Stamford Bridge. Andre Villas-Boas, who coached Porto to an undefeated league season and capped the campaign with Portuguese Cup and UEFA Europa League titles, has resigned as manager … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s jump to a fast start in World Cup by dominating Czech Republic

Photo by ISIphotos.com By ADAM SERRANO The United States Under-17 team got off to a fast start in their FIFA U-17 World Cup campaign with an impressive 3-0 victory over the Czech Republic Sunday night in Torreon, Mexico. Goals from … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s prepared to make impact at World Cup

PHOTO BY ISIPHOTOS.COM BY ADAM SERRANO The U.S. Under-17 men's national team has the talent to bring the United States its first men's World Cup title, but maximizing that talent will be the major issue for head coach Wilmer Cabrera's men at the U-17 World Cup in … Continue reading »

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USA Under-17 World Cup Roster announced

  The 21-player U.S. national team roster for the Under-17 World Cup has been finalized and it looks quite a bit like the squad that won the CONCACAF Under-17 Tournament back in February. A total of 18 players from the … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s draw Czech Rep., Uzbekistan and New Zealand for World Cup

Photo by ISIphotos.com The path to Mexico City is set. The United States Under-17 national team learned the identities of its opponents for the group stage of this summer's FIFA U-17 World Cup in Mexico in Tuesday's draw. The Americans … Continue reading »

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U.S. youth teams: Lletget, Gyau out of U-20 trip; U-17s set for Tuesday draw

The United States Under-20 national team is set to take on France in two friendlies this week, one on Tuesday and one on Thursday, but two of the more highly touted Americans expected to play in the games won't be … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s defeat El Salvador, clinch place in 2011 FIFA World Cup

Mario Rodriguez and Marc Pelosi scored goals in extra time to propel the United States Under-17 national team to a wild 3-2 victory over El Salvador in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF U-17 championships. The victory booked a place in … Continue reading »

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