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Archives: U-17 World Cup

Best and Worst of 2007: US Youth Teams

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Best Performance: The US’ 2-1 victory over the Pato led Brazil squad at the U-20 World Cup in Canada Biggest Revelation: Sal Zizzo. The UCLA product playing out wide in the US midfield for the U-20s got himself a contract … Continue reading

US Beats Brazil: Thoughts on the U-17 Team

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

A little over two months ago in New York I had the opportunity to meet with Wilmer Cabrera, then working as a staffer for MLS. I had remembered Cabrera as a player with Columbia in the 1998 World Cup but … Continue reading

US Eliminated from U-17s

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

The summer of disappointment got worse for US Soccer today with a 2-1 Round of 16 loss to Germany today. The US controlled much of the play, but as is typical with American youth teams in major competitions, the finishing … Continue reading

US Advances. Will Face Germany in Round of 16

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Despite losing its first two matches, fortuitous results elsewhere sent the US U-17 team to the second round with a second place finish in the group with a 2-0 win over Belgium. Kirk Urso and Maykell Baytes scored goals in … Continue reading

Young Americans Humbled

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

After dominating the first half hour of play John Hackworth’s US squad has been shocked in the U-17 World Cup by Tajikistan who has qualified for the first time for any FIFA event. The 4-3 Tajik win over a nation … Continue reading