SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras (Dec. 18, 2014) – The U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team defeated host Honduras 2-1 at Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano in the first of two international friendlies in preparation for the upcoming 2015 CONCACAF U-20 Championship.
Romain Gall and Tommy Thompson each scored a goal. For Gall, it is his third of the year, tying him with Andrija Novakovich and Zach Pfeffer for the team lead in international play in 2014. Thompson scored his second goal of the year.
The U-20 MNT moves to 5-1-2 in international play and 11-2-2 overall this year.
The USA and Honduras meet once more on Sunday, Dec. 21, at Estadio Olimpico Metropolitano. This will mark the U-20 MNT’s final international game before the U-20 World Cup qualifying, with the USA facing Guatemala in Group A play on Friday, Jan. 9.
Further details from Thursday’s game will be available shortly on ussoccer.com.