SOME YOUNG IDEAS Klinsmann picks a youthful roster for Czech friendly
CHICAGO - With a new World Cup cycle in place, U.S. national coach Jurgen Klinsmann already is thinking about Russia 2018. With that in mind, Klinsmann on Thursday called in six players who have no international experience at the senior level for the Americans' friendly against the Czech Republic in Prague on Sept. 9.
ROUT AT RIO TINTO US Women roll over Mexico 8-0
SANDY, Utah— Alex Morgan scored two goals and assisted on three others and Abby Wambach also scored two goals as the U.S. Women’s National team rolled over Mexico 8-0 at Rio Tinto Stadium Saturday.
U.S. U-17 REVS UP Shapiro-Thompson off to national camp
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – New England Revolution Under-14 midfielder Amos Shapiro-Thompson (Worthington, Mass.) is one of 32 players called in for a week-long training camp by U.S. U-14 Boys National Team head coach Tony Lepore. The camp runs from March 22-30 at U.S. Soccer’s National Training Center in Carson, Calif.
MIXED BAG U.S. U-23 WNT includes young pros, collegians
CHICAGO– A 20 player roster that includes a mix of young pros and top collegiate players will make up the U.S. Under-23 Women’s National Team that heads to La Manga, Spain, for the Six Nations Tournament running from Feb. 24-March 6.