March 24,2012 OLYMPIC EFFORT SINKS
Canada manhandles USA 2-0
NASHVILLE---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 11, 2012 COMEBACK KIDS
U-20 Women rally past Canada for CONCACAF Championship
PANAMA CITY, Panama - Although they had already booked their passage to the Under-20 FIFA Women's World Cup later this year, the U.S. U-20 Women's National Team took care of their last piece of unfinished business on Sunday, rallying to defeat Canada 2-1 in the title game of the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship.
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, Panama– Katie Stengel and Maya Hayes each scored two goals to lead the United States Under-20 Women’s 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.
March 2, 2012 HATS OFF
Horan’s three goals lead U-23 women past Guatemala
PANAMA CITY, Panama - Lindsey Horan scored three goals and the U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team defeated Guatemala 6-0 on Friday in the team's first Group B match of the CONCACAF U-20 Women's Championship at the Estadio Rommel Fernandez.
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 Wednesday’s 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 Women’s slate
NEW YORK – The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football announced the complete schedule for its Under-17 Women’s 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.
February 8, 2012 PRE-QUALIFYING TUNEUP
U.S. U23s to face Mexico
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-23 Men's National Team will face the Mexico Under-23 National Team on Feb. 29 at FC Dallas Stadium in Frisco, Texas (9pm CT), in an important match before the Men's Olympic Qualifying tournament begins.
January 9, 2012 A NATIONAL APPOINTMENT
Notre Dame’s Waldrum takes over U.S. U23 Women
CHICAGO — Notre Dame head coach Randy Waldrum has been named head coach of the U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team, the oldest age group of the USA’s five youth women’s national teams, it was announced Monday by U.S. Soccer. Waldrum, who will continue to maintain his position as the helm of the Fighting Irish in addition to his new role with U.S. Soccer, takes over the U-23 program from Bill Irwin who had guided the team for the previous five years.
January 6, 2012 CAMP CALL UPS
Five from Union named to U.S. U-23 Team
CHICAGO – Five members of the Philadelphia Union and two other players with Eastern Pennsylvania roots have been named to the U-23 U.S. Men’s National Team as they train for CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying, U.S. Soccer announced Friday.
December 8, 2011 MEETING CUBA
U.S. kicks off Olympic Qualifying March 22
NEW YORK – The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football released the complete schedule for the finals of its 2012 Men’s Olympic Qualifying tournament. The competition will open March 22 at LP Field in Nashville, Tennessee, with a Group A doubleheader when El Salvador faces Canada followed by an encounter between the host United States and Cuba.
December 8, 2011 CALL FOR U.S. U23S
Four from Union selected
CHICAGO – Philadelphia Union’s Freddy Adu, Zac MacMath, Jack McInerney, Amobi Okugo and Sheanon Williams have been selected to join the U-23 U.S. Men’s National Team training camp in Lakewood Ranch, Fla. from Dec. 15-23, U.S. Soccer announced Thursday.
December 4, 2011 BESTING BRAZIL
U.S. U17s win tournament
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla.-- The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team won the Nike International Friendlies for the first time, beating Brazil 3-1 in the final game of the tournament in front of a capacity crowd at the Premier Sports Campus.
December 2, 2011 TRIMMING TURKEY
U.S. U17s win in 88th minute
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. – Junior Flores scored in the 88th minute to give the U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team a 2-1 win over Turkey at the Premier Sports Campus on Friday.
November 30, 2011 TWOS WITH LES BLEUS
U.S. U17s tie France 2-2
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla. - The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team tied France 2-2 in its opening match of the Nike International Friendlies after an opening goal from DeAndre Robinson and a stoppage-time equalizer from Wesley Wade.
November 2, 2011 U-23 SELECTION CALLED IN
31 will attend training camp in Germany
CHICAGO ---- U.S. Under-23 Men's National Team head coach Caleb Porter has named 31 players to the roster for the upcoming training camp in Duisburg, Germany, which also features several players who are age-eligible for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team.
August 8, 2011 COACHING SELECTIONS
Swanson, Montoya tabbed for US Women’s U-20, U-17 National Teams
CHICAGO– The U.S. Soccer Federation has hired Steve Swanson as head coach of the U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team and Albertin Montoya as head coach of the U.S. U-17 Women’s National Team. Both coaches will guide their teams into CONCACAF Qualifying for their respective FIFA Women’s World Cups, which will be held in the fall of 2012.
June 30, 2011 ELIMINATED
U.S. falls to Germany in U17 World Cup
QUERETARO, Mexico – The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team were eliminated from the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup after falling 4-0 to Germany in the Round of 16 at Estadio Corregidora on Thursday.
June 19, 2011 GOOD START
U.S. wins first game of U-17 World Cup
TORREON, Mexico – The U.S. opened the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup with a convincing 3-0 win against the Czech Republic on Sunday. Goals from midfielders Alejandro Guido and Esteban Rodriguez, as well as a late strike from substitute forward Alfred Koroma gave the USA three points in scorching three digit temperatures.
June 19, 2011 TO THE QUARTERS
U.S. advances with 2-0 win over Jamaica
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Midfielder Jermaine Jones scored his first international goal and Clint Dempsey added an insurance goal to boost the United States to a 2-0 victory over Jamaica in the Gold Cup quarterfinals before a sellout crowd at RFK Stadium on Sunday.
June 19, 2011 WORLD CUP OPENER
U.S. U-17s kick off against Czechs
The United States will open the 2011 FIFA Under-17 World Cup against the Czech Republic on Sunday June 19, at 7 p.m. ET at Estadio Corona in Torreon, Mexico. The game will be televised live on on ESPNU and ESPN3, and on tape delay on Galavision.
April 6, 2011 NO WORLD CUP
U.S. U-20s fail to qualify
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala - The U.S. U-20 Men's National Team missed out on the FIFA U-20 World Cup after losing 2-1 to Guatemala on Wednesday night. The tough defeat at Estadio Mateo Flores means the USA also bows out of the CONCACAF U-20 Championship.
March 29, 2011 TOP OF THE GROUP
U-20s beat Suriname to take Group B lead
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala – The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team opened its CONCACAF U-20 Championship campaign with a 4-0 win over Suriname at Estadio Nacional Mateo Flores in Guatemala City. Kelyn Rowe and Conor Doyle led the U.S. offense with a goal and an assist each, while Bobby Wood and Joe Gyau each added a goal.
February 28, 2011 U.S. U17'S CAPTURE CONCACAF
First title since 1992
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — It has become routine for the U.S. Men’s U17 National Team to qualify for the FIFA World Championship tournament, but winning the CONCACAF qualifying tournament has only happened three times, including Sunday's 3-0 victory over Canada at Catherine Hall Stadium.
February 25, 2011 A PLACE IN THE FINAL
U.S. U 17s top Jamaica 2-0, will face Canada
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – A goal and assist from captain Marc Pelosi gave the U.S. to a 2-0 victory against hosts Jamaica in the semifinal of the 2011 CONCACAF U-17 Championship. Andrew Oliver added his third of the tournament and the United States posted their second shutout in advancing to the final.
February 18, 2011 GROUP WINNERS
U-17s advance 1-0 over Panama
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – Andrew Oliver scored the game’s only goal as the U.S. defeated Panama 1-0 to capture Group B of the 2011 CONCACAF U-17 Championship. Oliver’s second strike of the tournament gave the United States six points from two matches, the team having collected a 3-1 victory against Cuba in their opening match.
February 15, 2011 CRUISING PAST CUBA
U.S. U-17s open with 3-1 win
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica — Andrew Oliver delivered a goal and an assist as the U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team earned a 3-1 win against Cuba in their opening group match of the 2011 CONCACAF U-17 Championship Monday night. Alfred Koroma opened the scoring and Esteban Rodriguez added a third as the U.S. improved their all-time unbeaten record against Cuba in U-17 qualifying to 4-0-2.
November 28, 2010 TO PKS AGAIN
U.S. U-20s fall to Mexico
KENNESAW, GA---Mexico earned their second win of the Torneo de las America International Soccer Series at KSU Soccer Stadium, taking a 4-3 decision on penalty kicks over the United States U-20 Men’s National Team after a 1-1 tie in regulation.
November 26, 2010 KICKED BY COLOMBIA
U.S. U-20s fall in Pks in Tournament opener
KENNESAW, GA – Penalty kicks lifted the Colombia Under-20 National Team over the United States after the teams played to a 1-1 tie in the first game of the Torneo de las Americas at KSU Soccer Stadium. U.S. midfielder Alex Zahavi and Colombian forward Fabian Castillo scored during match, but it was Hector Quiñonez who put away the penalty game winner.
July 30, 2010 MILK CUP RUNNETH OVER
U.S. wins Milk Cup, 3-0
BALLYMENA, Northern Ireland – The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team earned the Milk Cup title with a 3-0 win over tournament host Northern Ireland at the Showgrounds Friday.
July 25, 2010 FALLING IN PKS
U.S.U-20 WNT eliminated in quarterfinal
AUGSBURG, Germany – The U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team fell to Nigeria in penalty kicks, 4-2, following a 1-1 tie in regulation and overtime during the quarterfinals of the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
July 17, 2010 HAT TRICK HERO
LeRoux leads the way for U.S. U-20WNT
DRESDEN, Germany –UCLA forward Sydney Leroux scored three times while Boston College’s Kristie Mewis and UCLA's Zakiya Bywaters also added goals as the United States Under-20 Women’s National Team defeated Switzerland 5-0 in its second Group D match at the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Saturday.
July 14, 2010 CAN’T BEAT GHANA
U-20 Women tie 1-1 at World Cup
DRESDEN, Germany --–It seems no matter what level, the United States can’t beat Ghana. The U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team played to a 1-1 drawat the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. Forward Sydney Leroux scored in the 70th minute to answer an early goal from the Africans.
Only seconds away from pulling off the upset of the men's Olympic soccer tournament and qualifying for the quarterfinals, the United States had victory snatched away on a free kick by Gerald Sibon three minutes into stoppage time, settling for a disappointing 2-2 draw with the favored Netherlands Sunday night.