U.S. YOUTH NATIONAL TEAMS
| February 21, 2017
HATS OFF TO HIM
Brooks Lennon leads way as U.S. halts Haiti in U-20 tournament
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica -- Real Salt Lake midfielder Brooks Lennon scored a hat trick as the U.S. took a 4-1 victory over Haiti in the CONCACAF U-20 Championship Tuesday night.
February 9, 2017
Ramos tab's 20 for U-20 Championship
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named the 20-player roster for the 2017 CONCACAF U-20 Championship, which doubles as the team's 2017 World Cup qualifying tournament, running Feb. 17-March 5 in Costa Rica.
February 1, 2017
5 area players, including NYC FC's James Sands, named to U.S. U-17 spring residency semester
Five area players, including New York City FC Academy defender James Sands and twin brother William,, were named Tuesday to a 32-player roster for the 2017 Spring Semester of the U.S. Soccer Residency Program in Bradenton, Fla.
February 1, 2017
U-20 TRAINING CAMP
Red Bulls' Adams, NYC FC's Lewis among finalists to make roster for CONCACAF Championship
Red Bulls midfielder Tyler Adams and New York City FC forward Jonathan Lewis were among 24 players called into U.S. Under-20 training camp by head coach Tab Ramos.
January 15, 2017
LEWIS AND TYLER, TOO
NYC FC draftee, Red Bulls II midfielder in U-20 camp
Red Bulls II midfielder Tyler Adams and New York City FC midfielder Jonathan Lewis were named among the 24 players named to the U.S. Under-20 national team training camp roster Sunday.
November 29, 2016
NOT SEMIFINAL TOUGH ENOUGH
U.S. women fall in U-20 World Cup semis to North Korea
Ri Hyang Sim scored a minute into extratime to North Korea to a 2-1 victory over the United States in the semifinals of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Tuesday.
November 25, 2016
Late goals lift U.S over Mexico in quarterfinals of U-20 Women's World Cup
The U.S. men might have experienced problems defeating their Mexico counterparts in a World Cup qualifying match Nov. 11, but don't tell that to the U.S. women's Under-20 side.
March 25, 2016
HOLDING ON JUST BARELY
USA get out of Colombia with 1-1 tie in Olympic qualifier
The United States held off a relentless Colombia attack and recorded a 1-1 draw in the first leg of an Olympic qualifying playoff at Estadio Metropolitano Roberto Melendez Friday night.
March 13, 2016
WEARING THE CROWN
U.S. U17 Women win CONCACAF title
Forward Civana Kuhlmann scored a dramatic game-winner in the 86th minute as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team won the 2016 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship with a 2-1 victory against Mexico.
March 13, 2016
WEARING THE CROWN
U.S. U17 Women win CONCACAF title
ST. GEORGES, Grenada - Forward Civana Kuhlmann scored a dramatic game-winner in the 86th minute as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team won the 2016 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship with a 2-1 victory against Mexico.
February 2, 2016
OLYMPIC QUALIFYING DECIDER
USA to host Colombia in Frisco March 29
The U.S. Under-23 menís national team will host Colombia on Tuesday, March 29, at Toyota Stadium for the second leg of its two-game home-and-away playoff for a spot in the 2016 Olympic Games, U.S. Soccer announced Tuesday.
January 28, 2016
GOING TO GRENADA
Sanchez leads U-17 qualifying roster
U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team coach B.J. Snow Thursday named a 20-player roster for the 2016 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship in St. George's, Grenada, from March 3-13. The top three finishers will qualify for the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan Sept. 30-October 21. Southern California Blues SC's Ashley Sanchez leads the way, having scored 11 goals in six matches for the team, plus converting the deciding goal as the U.S. won the U-20 qualifying title last month.
January 6, 2016
4 NJ players, 3 from Red Bull Academy in U-20 camp
Four players from New Jersey, including three from the Red Bulls Academy, have been called into a 36-player camp for the first U.S. Under-20 men's national team camp of the year.
January 4, 2016
LEADING THE YOUTH
Friedel, Namazi take over U19s, U18s
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer has appointed three-time World Cup veteran Brad Friedel as Head Coach of the U-19 Men's National Team and former Iran National Team assistant coach Omid Namazi to lead the U-18 MNT program.
December 23, 2015
TAKING OVER THE U-17s
U.S. Soccer tabs John Hackworth once again
U.S. Soccer has appointed former Philadelphia Union coach John Hackworth as the head coach of the U-17 Menís National Team. He replaces Richie Williams, who has been named assistant coach of Real Salt Lake.
November 25, 2015
TWO FOR SAN PEDRO SULA
Flores, Horgan on U.S. U-20 team for qualifying
Defenders Sabrina Flores and Shannon Horgan Wednesday were named to the United States' Under-20 national team 20-player roster by head coach Michelle French for the 2015 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship in San Pedro Sula, Honduras Dec. 3-13.
October 23, 2015
THREE AND OUT
Loss to Chile eliminates US from U-17 World Cup
VINA DEL MAR, Chile - The U.S. Under-17 Men's National dropped its final group game of the 2015 FIFA World Cup 4-1 to Chile, a result that eliminated the team from the tournament.
October 20, 2015
U.S. U-17 Men hold on for 2-2 tie
VINA DEL MAR, Chile - Christian Pulisic scored a goal and added an assist as the U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team played Croatia to a 2-2 draw in its second group game at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
October 17, 2015
U.S. STRUGGLES CONTINUE
U-17s fall to Nigeria in World Cup opener
SANTIAGO, Chile. - It doesn't seem to matter which age level, the U.S. men's soccer program is not having a very good October. After the recent failure of the senior team to advance to the Confederations Cup, and the U-23s to qualify for the Olympics, The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team was defeated 2-0 by Nigeria in the teams' opening match of the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup.
October 17, 2015
OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT
U.S. men stumble in U-17 World Cup opener to Nigeria, 2-0
It doesn't seem to matter which age level, the U.S. men's soccer program is not having a very good October. After the recent failure of the senior team to advance to the Confederations Cup, and the U-23s to qualify for the Olympics,
October 13, 2013
US U-23s top Canada, face March playoff for Olympic berth
SANDY, Utah--Mark Pelosi and Jerome Kiesewetter scored in the second half to lift the U.S. U-23 team over Canada 2-0 in Tuesday's third-place match in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament at Rio Tinto Stadium.
October 10, 2015
U.S. men fail to clinch Olympic berth in semifinal loss to Honduras, must win twice to reach Rio
If the U.S. men want to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympics, they will have to do it the hard way. They missed an opportunity to book a spot at the Summer Games, dropping a 2-0 semifinal decision to Honduras in the CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship Saturday.
October 2, 2015
Morris' brace lifts USA in Olympic qualifying
The U.S. Under-23 Men's national team, led by two goals from Jordan Morris, started its run in the 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship with a 3-1 win over Canada at Sporting Park Thursday night.
October 1, 2015
23 named for U.S. U-17 World Cup squad
U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team head coach Richie Williams has named the 21-player roster that will represent the United States at the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, which runs from Oct. 17-Nov. 8 in Chile.
August 18, 2015
USA men to play Canada, Cuba, Panama in Olympic qualifying
The U.S. Under-23 Men's national team was drawn into Group A with Canada, Cuba and Panama for the 2015 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship, which will be played in the United States from Oct. 1-13.
June 14, 2015
OUT ON PENALTIES
U.S. U-20 men fall to Serbia
The U.S. Under-20 national team saw its run in the FIFA U-20 World Cup come to an end at North Harbour Stadium after falling in penalty kicks to Serbia. After a scoreless tie, Serbia prevailed with a 6-5 shootout victory to advance to the semifinals.
June 10, 2015
'Everyone on the field died for each other tonight'
With the United States in the knockout round of the Under-20 World Cup, every game turns into a life and death situation. So, quite appropriately, the Americans died. No, they did not roll over and die in their 1-0 victory over Colombia in their Round of 16 encounter.
June 10, 2015
10-man U.S. U-20 men defeat Colombia, 1-0
The 10-man United States recorded a 1-0 victory over Colombia in the Round of 16 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Under-20 World Cup for the first time since 2007.
May 30, 2015
OFF ON THE RIGHT FOOT
USA men win U-20 opener, 2-1
The U.S. Under-20 Men's national team opened up Group A play of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup with a 2-1 win over Myanmar at the Northland Events Center in Whangarei Saturday.
May 24, 2015
U.S. U23 roster set for Toulon Tournament
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-23 Men's National Team head coach Andi Herzog has named 19 players to the roster for the 2015 Toulon Tournament, which runs from May 27-June 7 in the south of France.
May 13, 2015
Ramos picks 21 for U-20 World Cup; Gedion Zelalem cleared for U.S.
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos has finalized the 21-player roster that will represent the United States at the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, which runs from May 30-June 20.
May 7, 2015
NEW ZEALAND BOUND
Red Bulls' Miazga named to U.S. U-20 World Cup team; last game with MLS side vs. Dallas May 15
Red Bulls center back Matt Miazga Thursday was selected to the U.S. Under-20 team for the FIFA U-20 World Cup, which will be held in New Zealand from May 30-June 20.
March 15, 2015
THE KIDS ARE ALRIGHT
U.S. U-17s headed to World Cup
Four days ago the United States Boys Under-17s lost a 1-0 game to Jamaica on a penalty kick, setting up a rematch for a CONCACAF berth in the upcoming World Cup.
March 13, 2015
A SECOND CHANCE
USA faces Jamaica again in chance to reach U-17 World Cup
The U.S. Under-17 men's national team will get another shot at Jamaica to reach the FIFA U-17 World Cup. The Americans, who lost to the Reggae Boyz in group play on Wednesday, will meet the Jamaicans for an opportunity give the world championship in the 2015 CONCACAF U-17 Championship at 7 p.m. Sunday.
February 24, 2015
U.S. U-17s READY TO GO
Headed for CONCACAF tourney in Honduras
U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team head coach Richie Williams has named the 20-player roster that will represent the USA at the 2015 CONCACAF U-17 Championship in Honduras from Feb. 27-March 15.
January 28, 2015
FOUR FOR BRADENTON
4 area players in U.S. U-17 residency
Four area players have been named to the U.S. Under-17 men's national team spring semester roster.
January 25, 2015
THE PENALTY SAVIOR
Steffen's PK save saves USA
The score sheet will say that Ben Spencer and Paul Arriola scored for the United States in its victory that punched its ticket to the FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Saturday night.
January 24, 2015
LET'S GO TO THE VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS
Of the USA's 2-0 clinching win at the CONCACAF U-20 Championship
Here are highlights of the United States' 2-0 victory over El Salvador at the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship in Montego Bay, Jamaica Saturday night.
January 24, 2015
NEW ZEALAND HERE THEY COME
USA men clinch spot at U-20 World Cup
The U.S. Under-20 menís national team clinched a spot at the 2015 U-20 World Cup recording a 2-0 victory over El Salvador in its playoff match at the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship at the Montego Bay Sports Complex Saturday night.
January 23, 2015
Andreas Herzog named USA U-23 coach
U.S. national team assistant coach Andreas "Andi" Herzog Friday was named the head coach of the U.S. Under-23 men's national team. Herzog will lead the group that will begin the qualification process this fall for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
January 21, 2015
USA edges T&T, moves closer to U-20 playoffs
Bradford Jamieson scored in the 78th minute to lift the United States to a 1-0 Group A victory over Trinidad & Tobago and closer to the playoff round of the CONCACAF U-20 Championships Wednesday night.
January 18, 2015
MAKING THEM PAY THE PENALTY
Gall's PKs lead USA over Jamaica in CONCACAF U-20
The United States kept its hopes of reaching the FIFA Under-20 World Cup alive by registering a 2-0 Group A win over host Jamaica in the CONCACAF U-20 Championships on Sunday night.
January 14, 2015
GALL DOES THE TRICK
3 goals lead 8-0 U-20 romp over Aruba
KINGSTON, Jamaica Ė Romain Gall scored three goals, all in the first half, and the U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team defeated Aruba 8-0
January 14, 2015
EIGHT IS MORE THAN ENOUGH
USA men rout Aruba, 8-0, at CONCACAF U-20s
The United States, which had scored only once in its previous two matches of the competition, struck for six goals in a little more than a half hour en route to an 8-0 triumph over Aruba in Group A action of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championships Wednesday night.
January 11, 2015
2 GAMES, 0 WINS
USA U-20's fall to Panama, 1-0
The U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team dropped a 1-0 decision to Panama in its second game of the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship at Independence Park on Sunday evening.
January 9, 2015
JUST ENOUGH TIME
Guatemala late goal ties USA in CONCACAF U-20
The U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team was stunned by a 90th-minute equalizer from Andy Ruiz that gave Guatemala a 1-1 draw with the USAin the teamsí opening match of the 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship Friday.
December 8, 2014
FOCUSING ON YOUTH
U.S. Soccer adding teams, expanding Academy
U.S. Soccer is adding to the number of youth national teams as well as expanding the U.S. Soccer Development Academy Program. Youth national teams for both girls and boys will be added at the U-16 and U-19 levels.
December 8, 2014
U-17S GET CONCACAF DRAW
4 teams to advance to 2015 World Cup
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team has been paired in Group A with Cuba, Honduras, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago and an UNCAF qualifier for the 2015 CONCACAF U-17 Championship t
July 17, 2014
U.S. PICKS 21 BEST 20-YEAR-OLDS
Team named for U-20 Women's World Cup in Canada in August
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team head coach Michelle French has named the 21 players who will represent the United States
July 11, 2014
Red Bulls GK Castano by USMNT U-20 team
Red Bulls reserve goalkeeper Santiago Castano was selected to the U.S. Under-20 men's national team to play at the NTC Invitatinal Tournament at U.S. Soccer's National Training Center in Carson, Calif. from July 14-18.
May 15, 2014
GETTING THE CALL
Red Bulls Academy products Muyl, Lema called into U.S. U-20 national camp
Georgetown University and Red Bulls Academy products Alex Muyl and incoming freshman Christopher Lema were among a 24-player roster called into training camp for the U.S. Under-20 men's national team.
January 19, 2014
U.S. U-20 women win fourth confederation crown
The U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team defeated Mexico 4-0 in Sundayís title game of the 2014 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship at Truman Bodden Stadium.
January 18, 2014
BOOKING A SPOT
U.S. U-20 women advance to CONCACAF final, World Cup
McKenzie Meehan and Stephanie Amack scored two goals each, leading the U.S. Under 20 National Team to a 6-0 semifinal victory over Trinidad & Tobago at the CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship Friday.
January 14, 2014
TOPS IN THEIR GROUP
U.S. U-20 women romp over Guatemala
McKenzie Meehan scored three goals to lead the U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team to a 10-0 win over Guatemala, earning the top spot in Group A at the CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship on Monday.
January 11, 2014
U.S. U-20 Women blank Jamaica to advance
Savannah Jordan scored in her second straight match, and Andi Sullivan and McKenzie Meehan added goals as the U.S. qualified for the semifinal stage of the 2014 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship with a 3-0 victory against Jamaica at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex on Saturday.
January 9, 2014
U.S. U-20 WNT roll past Costa Rica 6-0
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands - Lindsey Horan scored four goals, including three in the first half to lead the U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team to a 6-0 win over Costa Rica to open the 2014 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex.
November 5, 2013
U.S. WINS THE GROUP
U-17 Women advance to semifinal
The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team defeated Canada 2-0 to win Group B at the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship in Jamaica. The victory sets up a clash with Mexico in the semifinal on Nov. 7, with the winner earning a spot in the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup.
October 31, 2013
U.S. U-17 WOMEN ROMP
Roll over T&T at CONCACAF Championships
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - Mallory Pugh led the way with two goals as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team opened play at the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship with an 8-0 rout against Trinidad & Tobago at the Montego Bay Sports Complex.
September 25, 2013
Snow names USU17-WNT for CONCACAF Championship
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team head coach B.J. Snow has named the roster for the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship to be held in Montego Bay, Jamaica, from Oct. 30-Nov. 9. The Final Draw for the eight-team tournament will be held in early October.
June 27, 2013
GOING, GOING, GHANA -- AGAIN
U.S. U-20s eliminated by Ghana, 4-1
The United States Under-20 Menís National Team suffered their second 4-1 defeat in three games, and was knocked out of the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup after falling to Ghana Thursday at Kadir Has Stadium.
June 24, 2013
MAKING A POINT
US U20 draw with France 1-1
ISTANBUL, Turkey - The U.S. U-20 Men's National Team got an important point after a well-deserved 1-1 draw with France in the second game of Group A in the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
June 21, 2013
FALLING TO SPAIN
U.S. U-20s lose in World Cup opener
ISTANBUL, Turkey - Spain strikers Jese and Gerard Deulofeu each tallied twice, scoring all four goals just past the hour mark to lead a 4-1 win over the United States in the opening match of the 2013 U-20 World Cup at Ali Sami Yen Arena Friday. .
June 15, 2013
Ramos likes what he sees in U-20 WC warm-up
In its final warm-up match for the FIFA Under-20 World Cup, the United STates recorded a 3-1 win over Portugal on Friday.
Jnue 10, 2013
FIFA U-20 WORLD CUP
June 10, 2013
FIFA U-20 WORLD CUP
ESPN networks to carry all 52 games
BRISTOL, Conn---The ESPN networks will present all 52 matches of the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup from Turkey -- June 21 - July 13 Ė with 21 games on ESPNU including the quarterfinals and semifinals, and the final live from Istanbul on ESPN. All games will also be available live and on replay on computers, smartphones and tablets via WatchESPN.
June 7, 2013
WORLD CUP BOUND
Ramos selects 21 for U.S. U-20 roster
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named the 21-player roster that will represent the USA at the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey from June 21-July 13.
May 28, 2013
U.S. U-20's fall to host France at Toulon Tournament
The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team opened Group A play of the Under-21 Toulon Tournament with a 4-1 loss to host France at Stade Lťo Lagrange on Tuesday.
April 22, 2013
CHEAPER BY THE TWO DOZEN
Ramos calls in 24 players for U.S. U-20 MNT training camp
U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team head coach Tab Ramos on Monday called 24 players for a training camp at The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif. from Monday through April 29.
April 14, 2013
A STUNNING DEFEAT
U.S. falls to Honduras in CONCACAF U-17 semifinals, failing to reach FIFA U-17 World Cup for 1st time
For the first time ever, the United States has failed to reach the FIFA Under-17 World Cup.
April 11, 2013
TOPS IN GROUP C
U.S. U17s down Guatemala 1-0
PANAMA CITY, Panama--- Midfielder Corey Baird scored the game's only goal off an assist from forward Rubio Rubin giving the U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team a 1-0 win over Guatemala at Estadio Rommel FernŠndez on Thursday. With the win, the U.S. won Group C of the CONCACAF U-17 Championship.
April 7, 2013
U.S. U-17s down Haiti in CONCACAF Championship as Red Bulls Academy's Lema strikes twice
Two goals from Red Bulls Academy product Christopher Lema and a late strike from Ahinga Selemani to lead the U.S. U 17 National Team to a 3-0 victory against Haiti in its opening match of the CONCACAF Under-17 Championship.
March 25, 2013
INTO GROUP A
U.S. U20s to face Spain, France in World Cup
ISTANBUL, Turkey - The U.S. U-20 Men's National Team was drawn into Group A of the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup starting on June 21 in Turkey.
March 8, 2013
A SWEEP IN SPAIN
U.S.U23 WNT wins Four Nations tournament
The U.S. Under-23 Womenís National Team swept the competition at the Four Nations Tournament in La Manga, Spain, finishing off a highly successful competition with a 2-1 victory against England that sealed the tournament title.
March 5, 2013
INTO CONCACAF GROUP C
U.S. U17s to face Haiti, Guatemala
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team was drawn into Group C for the 2013 CONCACAF U-17 Championship, which will take place April 6-19 in Panama City, Panama. The U.S. will face Guatemala and Haiti in its attempt to qualify for the 2013 FIFA World Cup in the United Arab Emirates from Oct. 17-Nov. 8.
March 3, 2013
U.S. U-20s stumble in OT, fall to El Tri, 3-1
It does not seem to matter at what level, the United States cannot get past Mexico in a CONCACAF competition. On Sunday, the U.S. Under -20 team fell to the Tri Colores 3-1 in the CONCACAF U-20 Championship final in Puebla, Mexico.
March 1, 2013
THEY'RE SEMI(FINAL) TOUGH
U.S. bests Cuba in U-20 semifinals
Mario Rodiguez and Daniel Cuevas scored goals in the opening 11 minutes to lead the United States to a 2-0 win over Cuba in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship on Friday night.
February 26, 2013
THE VILLARREAL THING
Forward strikes twice to help lift USA over Canada and into U-20 World Cup
The United States overcame an early one-goal deficit to register a 4-2 quarterfinal victory over Canada in the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship to book a spot at the Under-20 World Cup.
February 23, 2013
USA-Canada U-20's look toward Tuesday's quarterfinals
What an appropriate neutral venue for a border clash with so much on the line between the United States and Canada -- another North American country. The two neighbors will knock heads in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Under-20 World Cup in Puebla, Mexico on Tuesday.
February 23, 2013
Canada wins, to face USA in CONCACAF U-20s
Caleb Clarke bagged a brace to lead Canada to a 5-1 Group B victory over Nicaragua and into the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship in Puebla, Mexico on Friday night.
February 22, 2013
USA edge Costa Rica at CONCACAF U-20s (updated)
Jose Villarreal scored the lone goal of the match to boost the United States to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica and the Group A crown at the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship on Friday night.
February 20, 2013
U.S. U-20 COACH
Michelle French to lead womenís team
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer has hired Michelle French as head coach of the U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team.
February 11, 2013
LADIES HEADED FOR SPAIN
U.S. U23 Women to face Norway, England, Sweden
CHICAGO-- The U.S. Under-23 Womenís National Team will open its 2013 campaign with a trip to La Manga, Spain, from Feb. 22-March 5 where the squad will take on the U-23 sides of Norway, England and Sweden.
February 7, 2013
U.S. U-20 CALL
18 named for CONCACAF Championships
CHICAGO--- U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named 18 players to a squad that will be traveling to Puebla, Mexico, for the 2013 CONCACAF U-20 Championship, which runs Feb. 18-March 3.
January 25, 2012
FULL TIME STAFF
Snow, Kater joins U.S. women's program
CHICAGO - U.S. Soccer has announced the hiring of B.J. Snow as head coach of the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team and April Kater as Head Development Coach
October 18, 2012
U.S. GIRLS IN CAMP
U-14s and U-15s heading to Cary, NC
The U.S. Under-15 and Under-14 Girlsí National Teams will hold concurrent training camps in Cary, N.C. from Oct. 20-28 under the direction of U-15 GNT head coach Damon Nahas and U.S. Soccer Director of Womenís Development Jill Ellis, who have called up a total of 60 of the top players born in 1997, 1998 and 1999.
October 2, 2012
U.S. U20 CALL UPS
Team to play three friendlies
CHICAGO Ė U.S. Under-20 Menís National Team head coach Tab Ramos has named a 19-player roster for the teamís upcoming international friendlies against Canada, Scotland and Azerbaijan from Oct. 6-17 at the 2012 Marbella Cup in Marbella, Spain.
September 29, 2012
U.S. fails to reach U-17 WWC quarterfinals
For a U.S. Women's National Team of any kind, it was a rare elimination in the group stage of a FIFA world championship. The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team drew with North Korea, 1-1, on Saturday, but was eliminated from the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
September 25, 2012
SUMMER STARS IN AUTUMN
Hat-trick powers U.S. win at U-17 Women's World Cup
The United States scored five second-half goals and recorded a 6-0 victory over Gambia in its second match of the FIFA U-17 Womenís World Cup at Dalga Arena on Tuesday.
September 22, 2012
U.S., France in scoreless tie at U-17 Women's World Cup
The United States opened the FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup with a scoreless draw against France in the Group B opener for both teams at Lankaran Stadium on Saturday.
September 10, 2012
After setting up game-winner vs. Germany, Dunn talks about winning U-20 title
Rockville Centre, N.Y. native and defender Crystal Dunn and her U.S. teammates pulled off what no other team could do at the FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup over the weekend: score against and upend Germany.
September 8, 2012
U.S. women win U-20 World Cup
Kealia Ohai scored a 44th-minute goal as the United States defeated defending champion Germany 1-0 on Saturday to win the 2012 FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup.
September 4, 2012
INTO THE FINAL
U.S. blanks Nigeria, reaches U-20 Women's World Cup championship
The United States overcame a strong and fast Nigeria team before recording a 2-0 victory in the semifinals of the FIFA Under-20 Womenís World Cup at Tokyo National Stadium on Tuesday.
August 31, 2012
Sub lifts U.S. women over N. Korea in U-20 WWC quarters
Substitute Chioma Ubogagu scored in extratime to boost the United States to a 2-1 triumph over North Korea in the quarterfinals of the Under-20 Women's World Cup on Friday.
August 29, 2012
READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD
Montoya names U-17 Women's roster
CHICAGO - U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team head coach Albertin Montoya has named the 21 players who will represent the United States at the 2012 FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup being held in Azerbaijan from Sept. 22 through Oct. 13.
August 20, 2012
Hayes powers USA to U-20 World Cup win
Maya Hayes struck for a second-half hat-trick to lead the U.S. women to a 4-0 Group D victory over Ghana in its opening match at the FIFA Under-20 Womens World Cup at Hiroshima Big Arch Stadium on Monday.
August 3, 2012
Two Albertson Fury players named to U-20 WNT
CHICAGO Ė While the United States Women's National Team battles for gold at the London Olympics, the next generation of American players has been selected to compete in the 2012 FIFA Under-20 Womenís World Cup, being held in Miyagi, Kobe, Saitama, Hiroshima and Tokyo, Japan from Aug. 19 through Sept. 8.
July 6, 2012
LUCK OF THE DRAW
U.S. U17 Women to face France, Gambia, N.Korea at World Cup
BAKU, Azerbaijan - The U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team will face France, Gambia and Korea DPR in Group B at the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup, taking place at six stadiums in Azerbaijan from Sept. 22-Oct. 13.
June 7, 2012
U.S. U17 Womenís team in Camp
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-17 Womenís National Team will come together for the first time since winning the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Womenís Championship in Guatemala in mid-May as U.S. head coach Albertin Montoya has called up 26 players for a training camp being held at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Calif., from June 9-16.
U.S. U23 Women set for tournament
CHICAGO The U.S. Under-23 Womenís National Team will make its second foreign trip of the year, traveling to Norway for a Three Nations Tournament that also features the hosts and Sweden. U.S. head coach Randy Waldrum has called-up 17 players and will name one more before the team departs.
June 4, 2012
U.S. to play Germany, Ghana, China in U20 Women's World Cup
CHICAGO - The U.S. Under-20 Women's National Team will face Ghana, China PR and Germany in Group D at the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, taking place at five venues in Japan from Aug. 19-Sept. 8. The Final Draw took place in Tokyo on Monday.
May 27, 2012
U.S. Soccer to add 3 womenís youth coaches
CHESTER, Pa.---U.S. Soccer is making a new major commitment to the development of womenís soccer in the United States and will add three full time positions to the Womenís Youth National Team program.
May 12, 2012
U.S. downs Canada for U17 Women's Crown
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala - Amber Munerlyn's 21st-minute goal off of a breakaway set up with a creative assist from Summer Green proved to be the difference as the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team Canada 1-0 to win the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship for the second time.
May 10, 2012
Third hat trick leads US U17 women to 7-0 win
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala ----Summer Green registered her third hat trick of the tournament to lead the U.S. Under-17 Women's National Team to a berth in the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup with a dominant 7-0 victory against Panama in the first semifinal at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship.
May 7, 2012
THREE AGAINST EL-TRI
Green hat trick leads U.S. U-17s to 3-0 win
GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala ---Forward Summer Green scored all three goals in the first half, to put an early end to any potential drama as the U.S. Womenís U-17 National Team defeated Mexico 3-0 to win Group B at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women's Championship.
March 28, 2012
ARENA ON THE QUALIFYING LOSS
'We just can't look at one week in Nashville as a way of judging where we are'
LA Galaxy coach Bruce Arena, who guided the United States in the 1996 Olympics and the most successful soccer country in the country's history, refused throw Under-23 coach Caleb Porter under the bus in the wake of the Americans' elimination from Olympic contention on Monday night.
March 26, 2012
THE AGONY AND THE AGONY
U.S. men eliminated from Olympic consideration on stoppage-time goal
Given the amazing ascension of U.S. soccer from the depths of despair over the past quarter century in international soccer to its present state, there haven't been many moments of ecstasy, and very few of agony.
March 26, 2012
BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS
U.S. crashes out of Olympic qualifying
NASHVILLE, Tenn.----A stoppage time goal by Jaime Alas gave El Salvador a 3-3 tie and ended the United Statesí hopes for a trip to the 2012 Summer Olympics.
DOWN, BUT NOT OUT
U.S. confident entering final Olympic group match vs. El Salvador
If the U.S. Under-23 team was a beaten side in the wake of the 2-0 upset by Canada in CONCACAF menís Olympic qualifying, the Americans werenít showing it on Sunday.
U.S. OLYMPIC EFFORT SINKS
Canada manhandles USA 2-0
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 24, 2012
TAKING NOTHING FOR GRANTED
U.S. respects, ready for Canada
The U.S. Under-23 national team may be in a high perch after its 6-0 Group A triumph over Cuba in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament, but the Americans are taking nothing for granted entering Saturday's match with Canada.
March 23, 2012
TAKING NO CHANCES
Agudelo leaves game as a precaution
U.S. Under-23 national coach Caleb Porter decided to pull Red Bulls striker Juan Aguelo at halftime from the 6-0 Group A victory over Cuba in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament for precautionary reasons.
March 23, 2012
U.S. quintet difficult to stop
The big question at the CONCACAF menís Olympic qualifying round is how will the United Statesí Group A opponents will stop the Americans? They donít have one or two players to rely on in their vaunted attack. Itís five ó thatís right five players ó with intentions to make life miserable for the opposition.
March 23, 2012
MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING
Adu, now, 22, finds his form for U.S. U-23 team in 6-0 win over Cuba
Remember little Freddy Adu? Well, has grown a bit since then, not necessarily in size, but in stature, for at least one U.S. National Team. He has matured as a player signce he signed a much ballyhooed- contract with Major League Soccer and D.C. United as a precocious 14-year-old midfielder in 2003 who was supposed to turned things upside down for American soccer.
March 22, 2012
Hat trick leads U.S. to 6-0 Olympic Qualifying win
NASHVILLE---Joe Corona scored three goals as the United States U23 National Team rolled over man-down Cuba 6-0 in the first game of Olympic Qualifying at LP Stadium Thursday night.
March 22, 2012
CONFIDENT, NOT COCKY
U.S. men ready to impress, qualify for the London Olympics
The United States enters the CONCACAF menís Olympic qualifying tournament confident, but not cocky. The heavily favored Americans take on Cuba in their opening match LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. on Thursday night (9 p.m. ET).
March 20, 2012
Williams added to U.S. U-23 team for Olympic qualifying; Adu named captain
U.S. Under-23 menís coach Caleb Porter on Tuesday night added Philadelphia Union defender Sheanon Williams among the 20 players that will compete in the CONCACAF Menís Olympic qualifying tournament.
March 13, 2012
U.S. adds forward for Olympic qualifying
U.S. Under-23 coach Caleb Porter on Tuesday added Tony Taylor to the training camp roster.
March 12, 2012
MAKING THE TEAM
Agudelo on Olympic qualifying roster
It should come as no surprise that Red Bulls striker Juan Agudelo was named among the 19 players by U.S. Under-23 coach Caleb Porter for the CONCACAF men's Olympic qualifying tournament on Monday.
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
U.S. U-20 Women win in another rout
PANAMA CITY, PanamaĖ Katie Stengel and Maya Hayes each scored two goals to lead the United States Under-20 Womenís 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.
U.S. U23'S SHACKLE "EL TRI"
Agudelo, Diskerud post 1st half goals
FRISCO, TX--After rolling through much of the first half of Wednesdayís 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 27, 2012
Men's Olympic qualifying tickets for semifinals, final
Individual game tickets for the semifinals and final matches of CONCACAF men's Olympic qualifying at Livestrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan., will go on sale starting at 11 a.m. ET on Friday.
February 23, 2012
CONCACAF announces U17 Womenís slate
NEW YORK Ė The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football announced the complete schedule for its Under-17 Womenís 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 19, 2012
U-17 WOMENíS CHAMPIONSHIP
US grouped with Mexico by CONCACAF
MIAMI BEACH Ė The United States is grouped with Mexico, Trinidad & Tobago and the Bahamas in Group B of the CONCACAF Under-17 Women's Championship.