Category: U-20 World Cup

FIFA U-20 World Cup TV schedule and streaming links

All of the games from the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup competition will be available live to viewers in the United States across the networks of FOX Sports and Telemundo Deportes. Featuring the United States U-20 team in a difficult group with Nigeria, Ukraine and Qatar, the US team will be led by head coach Tab Ramos. While France are the favorites to win the competition, we expect there to be plenty of surprises in store. The competition begins Thursday, May 23 from Poland. Competition: U-20 World Cup Rights owner: FOX Sports Looking to watch U-20 World Cup games online ... Read more

Six-shooting USA take aim at first Under-20 football world title

Seoul (AFP) – The United States have raised hopes of a surprise Under-20 World Cup win after they stormed into the quarter-finals with a 6-0 win over New Zealand. Seventeen-year-old Josh Sargent equalled the American record with his fourth goal at the tournament as the USA ran riot late on Thursday. On Sunday, the USA will face Venezuela in the quarter-finals, while Portugal play Uruguay. Italy take on Zambia and England play Mexico on Monday. The United States have never won a men’s world football title at any level, although their women’s team are three-time World Cup champions. Sargent scored ... Read more

FIFA U-20 World Cup TV schedule for viewers in the US

UPDATED: FOX Sports (English-language rights) and NBC Sports (Spanish-language rights) present the 2017 FIFA Under-20 World Cup Tournament taking place in South Korea from May 20 to June 11. Twenty-four teams are divided into 6 groups of 4 teams, including the USA Under-20 team which has been paired up with Ecuador, Saudi Arabia and Senegal in Group F. Top 2 teams from each Group along with the top 4 third-placed teams will advance to the Round of 16 with elimination rounds all the way to the Final which will be played on Sunday, June 11th. Former USA International Tab Ramos ... Read more

2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup schedule for US TV and Internet: May 29 to June 20

This weekend the United States kicks off its participation in the FIFA U-20 World Cup.  Featuring rising stars like Gedion Zelalem of the U.S. and Andreas Pereira of Brazil, this tournament can be a stage for players’ Q ratings to skyrocket. The United States begins the tournament in Group A, which lacks major international powers but does include the host nation New Zealand. Friday, May 29 New Zealand vs Ukraine, 9am ET, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports GO and FOX Soccer 2GO Saturday, May 30 Argentina vs Panama, midnight ET, FOX Sports 2, FOX Sports GO and FOX Soccer 2GO USA vs Myanmar, ... Read more

U-20 US National Team Are Extremely Talented But Experiencing Problems

Friday night I posted here that there is a bright future ahead of US Soccer based on the U-20 team that is attempting to qualify for its World Cup, and that still stands. The talent on that team is miles above any U-20 team in recent memory, and that’s without some amazing talent left at home. But why then do they have only one point from two games, and scored only one goal from a set piece? If the talent is there, why is that happening? To find out, you have to look up. The problems with the full national ... Read more

Future of US Soccer Is Bright Based on Strong US U-20 Team

If there are frustrated fans of the US Men’s National Team looking for a beacon of light before the January camp gets underway, look to some younger Yanks in Jamaica. The CONCACAF U-20 qualification tournament for the 2015 U-20 World Cup in New Zealand is underway, and if the Yanks on display are any indication, the future for US Soccer is incredibly bright. It’s hard to project a U-20 team for their future national team prospects, but a few have already cracked that ceiling before they’ve even turned 20. The young Fulham midfielder Emerson Hyndman has already broken into Fulham’s ... Read more

An Interview With Former USA U-20 World Cup Defender Julian Valentin

Former LA Galaxy defender and Tampa Bay Rowdies captain Julian Valentin enjoyed a three year career as a professional soccer player before retiring in 2011.  Before that, he led Wake Forest to to their first NCAA National Championship title in 2007.  He managed to play for various youth US National Teams, including the U-20 team that competed in the 2007 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada, but never received a call up for the senior national team.  Valentin answered some questions regarding his past as a professional soccer player, his best memories and regrets, and about the possibility of playing ... Read more

Eight Players From the 2013 U-20 World Cup Take the Field in Brazil 2014

World Cup 2014: Eight players from the 2013 U-20 World Cup who will take the field in Brazil 2014 DeAndre Yedlin’s inclusion in Jurgen Klinsmann’s final roster for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil may have been a surprise to some, but now that the Seattle native is on the team he joins the prestigious company. This isn’t Yedlin’s first World Cup. It may be his first senior tournament, but he took part in last summer’s under-20 World Cup. The Sounders’ right back is one of eight players from that tournament to also make it to Brazil this summer. Here ... Read more