Category Archives: U.S. Youth National Teams

U.S. Under-17 head coach Williams prepares for Aegean Cup

Photo by John Dorton/ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL For the first time in 2014 the U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team are heading abroad for an international tournament, the Aegean Cup. Head coach Richie Williams has selected a 20-man squad for the … Continue reading »

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U.S. U-18s top U-17s in scrimmage

Photo by ISIPhotos.com By DAN KARELL At the end of their January camp, Javier Perez’s U.S. Under-18 squad took on Richie Williams’s U-17s in a friendly scrimmage in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. Though the U-17s took an early lead, the older … Continue reading »

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Williams names 28 players to U-17 USMNT Spring Residency roster

By FRANCO PANIZO Richie Williams has invited 28 youngsters to the 2014 spring semester of the U.S. Under-17 Residency Program, and the majority of them are returning players. Twenty-one players familiar with the residency program in Bradenton, Fla. have been … Continue reading »

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Williams praises “special” U.S. U-17 side following Nike Friendlies title

U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team head coach Richie Williams admits that he wasn’t surprised with the way the U.S. dominated England and Brazil, and that he already knew they were a “special” team. Continue reading »

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U-17 USMNT 4, U-17 Brazil 1: Match Highlights

The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team took down Brazil, 4-1, in the final match of the 2013 Nike International Friendlies. Continue reading »

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Wright brace leads U.S. U-17s past Brazil to Nike Friendlies title

The U.S. U-17 National Team took home the Nike International Tournament title with a 4-1 thrashing of Brazil, who finished the game with nine men. Haji Wright scored twice in the win. Continue reading »

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U.S. Under-17 vs. Brazil: Your Running Commentary

The Nike International Friendlies conclude tonight with a thrilling match between the U.S. Under-17s against Brazil, with the winner taking home the title. Continue reading »

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U-17 USMNT 5, U-17 England 1: Match Highlights

Joe Gallardo’s hat-trick and Haji Wright’s brace lead the U.S. Under-17 National Team to a 5-1 victory over England in the Nike International Friendlies. Continue reading »

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Gallardo, Wright lead U.S. U-17s in rout of England

The U.S. U-17s exploded against England with five goals in a 5-1 rout, setting up a thrilling final match against Brazil on Friday. Continue reading »

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U-17 Portugal 2, U-17 USMNT 1: Match Highlights

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Soccer Wednesday: Your Running Commentary

Arsenal, Napoli, and Borussia Dortmund all head into the final UEFA Champions League group stage match day with two places for the knockout rounds open, with each team wanting to secure all three points. Continue reading »

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U.S. U-17s concede stoppage-time winner to Portugal in opening match of Nike Friendlies

The U.S. Under-17 National Team fell to Portugal, 2-1, despite taking an early lead from LA Galaxy product Haji Wright. It was the first match for the U.S. in the Nike Friendlies. Continue reading »

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