Archives: U-20 World Cup

US-Brazil moved to ESPN

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Realizing the national buzz growing around the US U-20 team, ESPN executives have wisely made the decision to move tonight’s massive US-Brazil match to ESPN from ESPN U. The match will also be availible on ESPN 360 and ESPN HD.

US Game Tonight Moved to ESPN

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Realizing the national buzz growing around the US U-20 team, ESPN executives have wisely made the decision to move tonight’s massive US-Brazil match to ESPN from ESPN U. The match will also be availible on ESPN 360 and ESPN HD.

Adu’s Breakthrough?

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Adu Takes on Polish Defender en route to a hat trick Earlier, my fellow blogger usasoccerfan16 said that Tuesday’s World Cup game between the US U-20 squad and Poland’s U-20 squad could be one of the biggest games in the … Continue reading

US U-20′s Crush Poland in the World Cup

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

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 … Continue reading

The Game of a Lifetime

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Jozy Altidore/Getty Sports Images Earlier, my fellow blogger usasoccerfan16 said that Tuesday’s World Cup game between the US U-20 squad and Poland’s U-20 squad could be one of the biggest games in the lives of several of the US players. … Continue reading

As Good as it Gets

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

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 … Continue reading

Freddy Adu’s Wonder Strike

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Freddy Adu just scored perhaps the best goal I have seen an American player make since Eric Wynalda in the 1994 World Cup or at least since Preki’s goal versus Brazil in 1998. The goal gives the US a 2-1 … Continue reading

Young Yanks Must Improve

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Football is a funny game. The US Copa America Team played Argentina toe to toe for 65 minutes on Thursday night, yet lost by the lopsided score of 4 to 1. Yesterday the highly touted US Under 20 National Team … Continue reading

Awful Performance For US U-20 Team

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

Football is a funny game. The US Copa America Team played Argentina toe to toe for 65 minutes on Thursday night, yet lost by the lopsided score of 4 to 1. Yesterday the highly touted US Under 20 National Team … Continue reading

US Draw With South Korea at U-20 World Cup

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

I had just gotten off a plane when I watched this match, so I want to rewatch the match before commenting, but on my first impression, we were very lucky to get a draw against a far superior Koren squad. … Continue reading

Rongen Names World Cup Roster

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer

US U-20 Head Coach Thomas Rongen named his 22 man roster for this summer’s U-20 World Cup in Canada. Freddy Adu will become only the second player in FIFA history to compete at three U-20 World Cups. Here is the … Continue reading