January 25, 2015 THE PENALTY SAVIOR
Steffen's PK save saves USA
The score sheet will say that Ben Spencer and Paul Arriola scored for the United States in its victory that punched its ticket to the FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Saturday night.
January 23, 2015 OLYMPIC VISION
Andreas Herzog named USA U-23 coach
U.S. national team assistant coach Andreas "Andi" Herzog Friday was named the head coach of the U.S. Under-23 men's national team. Herzog will lead the group that will begin the qualification process this fall for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
January 14, 2015 EIGHT IS MORE THAN ENOUGH
USA men rout Aruba, 8-0, at CONCACAF U-20s
The United States, which had scored only once in its previous two matches of the competition, struck for six goals in a little more than a half hour en route to an 8-0 triumph over Aruba in Group A action of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championships Wednesday night.
January 11, 2015 2 GAMES, 0 WINS
USA U-20's fall to Panama, 1-0
The U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team dropped a 1-0 decision to Panama in its second game of the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship at Independence Park on Sunday evening.
July 11, 2014 CALLED UP
Red Bulls GK Castano by USMNT U-20 team
Red Bulls reserve goalkeeper Santiago Castano was selected to the U.S. Under-20 men's national team to play at the NTC Invitatinal Tournament at U.S. Soccer's National Training Center in Carson, Calif. from July 14-18.
January 11, 2014 SEMIFINAL BOUND
U.S. U-20 Women blank Jamaica to advance
Savannah Jordan scored in her second straight match, and Andi Sullivan and McKenzie Meehan added goals as the U.S. qualified for the semifinal stage of the 2014 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship with a 3-0 victory against Jamaica at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex on Saturday.
January 9, 2014 TAKING COMMAND
U.S. U-20 WNT roll past Costa Rica 6-0
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands - Lindsey Horan scored four goals, including three in the first half to lead the U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team to a 6-0 win over Costa Rica to open the 2014 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex.
November 5, 2013 U.S. WINS THE GROUP
U-17 Women advance to semifinal
The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team defeated Canada 2-0 to win Group B at the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship in Jamaica. The victory sets up a clash with Mexico in the semifinal on Nov. 7, with the winner earning a spot in the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup.
October 31, 2013 U.S. U-17 WOMEN ROMP
Roll over T&T at CONCACAF Championships
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Mallory Pugh led the way with two goals as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team opened play at the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship with an 8-0 rout against Trinidad & Tobago at the Montego Bay Sports Complex.
September 25, 2013 ROSTER SET
Snow names USU17-WNT for CONCACAF Championship
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team head coach B.J. Snow has named the roster for the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship to be held in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from Oct. 30-Nov. 9. The Final Draw for the eight-team tournament will be held in early October.
June 24, 2013 MAKING A POINT
US U20 draw with France 1-1
ISTANBUL, Turkey - The U.S. U-20 Men's National Team got an important point after a well-deserved 1-1 draw with France in the second game of Group A in the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
June 21, 2013 FALLING TO SPAIN
U.S. U-20s lose in World Cup opener
ISTANBUL, Turkey - Spain strikers Jese and Gerard Deulofeu each tallied twice, scoring all four goals just past the hour mark to lead a 4-1 win over the United States in the opening match of the 2013 U-20 World Cup at Ali Sami Yen Arena Friday. .
June 10, 2013 FIFA U-20 WORLD CUP
ESPN networks to carry all 52 games
BRISTOL, Conn---The ESPN networks will present all 52 matches of the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup from Turkey -- June 21 - July 13 Ė with 21 games on ESPNU including the quarterfinals and semifinals, and the final live from Istanbul on ESPN. All games will also be available live and on replay on computers, smartphones and tablets via WatchESPN.
April 11, 2013 TOPS IN GROUP C
U.S. U17s down Guatemala 1-0
PANAMA CITY, Panama--- Midfielder Corey Baird scored the game's only goal off an assist from forward Rubio Rubin giving the U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team a 1-0 win over Guatemala at Estadio Rommel FernŠndez on Thursday. With the win, the U.S. won Group C of the CONCACAF U-17 Championship.
March 8, 2013 A SWEEP IN SPAIN
U.S.U23 WNT wins Four Nations tournament
The U.S. Under-23 Womenís National Team swept the competition at the Four Nations Tournament in La Manga, Spain, finishing off a highly successful competition with a 2-1 victory against England that sealed the tournament title.
March 5, 2013 INTO CONCACAF GROUP C
U.S. U17s to face Haiti, Guatemala
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team was drawn into Group C for the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Championship, which will take place April 6-19 in Panama City, Panama. The U.S. will face Guatemala and Haiti in its attempt to qualify for the 2013 FIFA World Cup in the United Arab Emirates from Oct. 17-Nov. 8.
February 23, 2013 BORDER CLASH
USA-Canada U-20's look toward Tuesday's quarterfinals
What an appropriate neutral venue for a border clash with so much on the line between the United States and Canada -- another North American country. The two neighbors will knock heads in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Under-20 World Cup in Puebla, Mexico on Tuesday.
February 7, 2013 U.S. U-20 CALL
18 named for CONCACAF Championships
CHICAGO--- U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named 18 players to a squad that will be traveling to Puebla, Mexico, for the 2013 CONCACAF U-20 Championship, which runs Feb. 18-March 3.
October 18, 2012 U.S. GIRLS IN CAMP
U-14s and U-15s heading to Cary, NC
The U.S. Under-15 and Under-14 Girlsí National Teams will hold concurrent training camps in Cary, N.C. from Oct. 20-28 under the direction of U-15 GNT head coach Damon Nahas and U.S. Soccer Director of Womenís Development Jill Ellis, who have called up a total of 60 of the top players born in 1997, 1998 and 1999.
October 2, 2012 U.S. U20 CALL UPS
Team to play three friendlies
CHICAGO Ė U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named a 19-player roster for the teamís upcoming international friendlies against Canada, Scotland and Azerbaijan from Oct. 6-17 at the 2012 Marbella Cup in Marbella, Spain.
September 29, 2012 EARLY ELIMINATION
U.S. fails to reach U-17 WWC quarterfinals
For a U.S. Women's National Team of any kind, it was a rare elimination in the group stage of a FIFA world championship. The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team drew with North Korea, 1-1, on Saturday, but was eliminated from the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
September 8, 2012 CHAMPS AGAIN
U.S. women win U-20 World Cup
Kealia Ohai scored a 44th-minute goal as the United States defeated defending champion Germany 1-0 on Saturday to win the 2012 FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup.
August 29, 2012 READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD
Montoya names U-17 Women's roster
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team head coach Albertin Montoya has named the 21 players who will represent the United States at the 2012 FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup being held in Azerbaijan from Sept. 22 through Oct. 13.
August 20, 2012 HAT-TRICK HERO
Hayes powers USA to U-20 World Cup win
Maya Hayes struck for a second-half hat-trick to lead the U.S. women to a 4-0 Group D victory over Ghana in its opening match at the FIFA Under-20 Womens World Cup at Hiroshima Big Arch Stadium on Monday.
August 3, 2012 NEXT GENERATION
Two Albertson Fury players named to U-20 WNT
CHICAGO Ė While the United States Women's National Team battles for gold at the London Olympics, the next generation of American players has been selected to compete in the 2012 FIFA Under-20 Womenís World Cup, being held in Miyagi, Kobe, Saitama, Hiroshima and Tokyo, Japan from Aug. 19 through Sept. 8.
June 7, 2012 BACK TOGETHER
U.S. U17 Womenís team in Camp
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-17 Womenís National Team will come together for the first time since winning the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Womenís Championship in Guatemala in mid-May as U.S. head coach Albertin Montoya has called up 26 players for a training camp being held at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif., from June 9-16.
June7, 2012 NORWAY BOUND
U.S. U23 Women set for tournament
CHICAGO The U.S. Under-23 Womenís National Team will make its second foreign trip of the year, traveling to Norway for a Three Nations Tournament that also features the hosts and Sweden. U.S. head coach Randy Waldrum has called-up 17 players and will name one more before the team departs.
May 12, 2012 CONCACAF CHAMPS
U.S. downs Canada for U17 Women's Crown
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala - Amber Munerlyn's 21st-minute goal off of a breakaway set up with a creative assist from Summer Green proved to be the difference as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team Canada 1-0 to win the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship for the second time.
May 10, 2012 GOING GREEN
Third hat trick leads US U17 women to 7-0 win
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala ----Summer Green registered her third hat trick of the tournament to lead the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team to a berth in the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup with a dominant 7-0 victory against Panama in the first semifinal at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship.
May 7, 2012 THREE AGAINST EL-TRI
Green hat trick leads U.S. U-17s to 3-0 win
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala ---Forward Summer Green scored all three goals in the first half, to put an early end to any potential drama as the U.S. Womenís U-17 National Team defeated Mexico 3-0 to win Group B at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship.
March 24,2012 U.S. OLYMPIC EFFORT SINKS
Canada manhandles USA 2-0
The U.S. team that beat Cuba 6-0 two days ago was nowhere to be seen Saturday as Canada punched out a 2-0 upset victory in Nashville in the second leg of Olympic qualifying action. The longer the game wore on with the United States getting no results, the more inevitable seemed the final result.
March 24, 2012 TAKING NOTHING FOR GRANTED
U.S. respects, ready for Canada
The U.S. Under-23 national team may be in a high perch after its 6-0 Group A triumph over Cuba in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament, but the Americans are taking nothing for granted entering Saturday's match with Canada.
March 23, 2012 TAKING NO CHANCES
Agudelo leaves game as a precaution
U.S. Under-23 national coach Caleb Porter decided to pull Red Bulls striker Juan Aguelo at halftime from the 6-0 Group A victory over Cuba in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament for precautionary reasons.
March 23, 2012 FIVE-STAR ATTACK
U.S. quintet difficult to stop
The big question at the CONCACAF menís Olympic qualifying round is how will the United Statesí Group A opponents will stop the Americans? They donít have one or two players to rely on in their vaunted attack. Itís five ó thatís right five players ó with intentions to make life miserable for the opposition.
March 23, 2012 MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING
Adu, now, 22, finds his form for U.S. U-23 team in 6-0 win over Cuba
Remember little Freddy Adu? Well, has grown a bit since then, not necessarily in size, but in stature, for at least one U.S. National Team. He has matured as a player signce he signed a much ballyhooed- contract with Major League Soccer and D.C. United as a precocious 14-year-old midfielder in 2003 who was supposed to turned things upside down for American soccer.
March 12, 2012 MAKING THE TEAM
Agudelo on Olympic qualifying roster
It should come as no surprise that Red Bulls striker Juan Agudelo was named among the 19 players by U.S. Under-23 coach Caleb Porter for the CONCACAF men's Olympic qualifying tournament on Monday.
March 9, 2012 WORLD CUP BOUND
U.S. Women U-20s clinch a spot
PANAMA CITY, Panama - The U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team scored three first-half goals to defeat Mexico 4-0 in the first semifinal of the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship. With the victory, the U.S. clinched a berth in the 2012 FIFA Under-20 FIFA Women's World Cup being held in Japan from Aug. 19 to Sept. 8.
March 6, 2012 ANOTHER 6-0 WIN
U.S. U20 Women roll past Panama
PANAMA CITY, Panama---- Maya Hayes scored two goals for a second straight match and four other U.S. players found the back of the net as the United States Under-20 Women's National Team cruised to third straight 6-0 win in the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship on Tuesday, this time with a victory over host Panama at the Stadio Rommel Fernandez.
March 4, 2012 DOUBLE SIXES
U.S. U-20 Women win in another rout
PANAMA CITY, PanamaĖ Katie Stengel and Maya Hayes each scored two goals to lead the United States Under-20 Womenís National Team to a 6-0 Group B win over Cuba --and into the semifinals of the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship-- Sunday at the Estadio Rommel Fernandez. It was the second straight 6-0 win for the U-20 women in the tournament.
February 29,,2012 U.S. U23'S SHACKLE "EL TRI"
Agudelo, Diskerud post 1st half goals
FRISCO, TX--After rolling through much of the first half of Wednesdayís match with Mexico at a leisurely pace, the U.S. Olympic hopefuls struck for two goals in a one-minute blitz that changed the course of the game shortly before intermission.
February 23, 2012 SCHEDULE SET
CONCACAF announces U17 Womenís slate
NEW YORK Ė The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football announced the complete schedule for its Under-17 Womenís Championship, which starts on May 2 with a Group A doubleheader. In the opener, defending champion Canada meets Panama immediately followed by an encounter between host Guatemala and Jamaica.