Sign up for the free World Soccer Talk daily email newsletter for news, TV schedules & exclusive content »

SUN, 7AM ET
LIV
MCFC
SUN, 9AM ET
ARS
EVE
SUN, 11AM ET
CHEL
SPUR
SUN, 11:30AM ET
BREM
WOLF
SUN, 3PM ET
REAL
VILL
MON, 2:45PM ET
ROMA
JUVE

As Good as it Gets

Tonight’s 6-1 win for the US Under 20 team at the U-20 World Cup (formerly the FIFA World Youth Championships) was as good a performance as I have ever seen by any US team against respectable opposition in a FIFA or CONCACAF event.(note I excluded COMEBOL events because the 3-0 win over Argentina in the 1995 Copa America deserves its own spot at the very top) I’ll have much more on the win by Thomas Rongen’s boys later tonight.


This entry was posted in Leagues: Major League Soccer, U-20 World Cup. Bookmark the permalink.

About Kartik Krishnaiyer

A lifelong lover of soccer, the beautiful game, he served from January 2010 until May 2013 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations for the North American Soccer League (NASL). Raised on the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of the old NASL, Krishnaiyer previously hosted the American Soccer Show on the Champions Soccer Radio Network, the Major League Soccer Talk podcast and the EPL Talk Podcast. His soccer writing has been featured by several media outlets including The Guardian and The Telegraph. He is the author of the book Blue With Envy about Manchester City FC.
View all posts by Kartik Krishnaiyer →

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>