U.S. Under-16 MNT Ties Brazil 1-1 in Second Game of International Tournament
NOTTINGHAM, England (Thursday, July 10, 2003) - The U.S. Under-16 Men's National Team drew with Brazil 1-1 today in their second game of the International Tournament at Notts County Stadium in Nottingham, England. The U.S. got on the board first when Jay Singh knocked home a rebound after a shot by Rodrigo Hidalgo hit the cross bar. The U.S. looked in good shape when Brazil's Tacio received a red card in the 62nd minute, but Brazil was able to get the equalizer four minutes later from Igor.
July 10, 2003
Participants: U.S. Under-16 Men’s National Team vs. Brazil (**80-minute games)
Competition: International Tournament
Location: Notts County Stadium; Nottingham, England
Date: July 7, 2003; 12:30 p.m. local time kick-off
Weather: Warm, sunny, 70 degrees
Scoring Summary: 1st 2nd Final
United States 0 1 1
England 0 1 1
USA – Jay Singh (Rodgrio Hidalgo) 49th minute.
BRA – Igor (Denilson) 66th
USA: 1-Stephen Sandbo; 12-Nathan Sturgis, 22-Tim Ward, 23-Julian Valentin; 8-Ryan Soroka, 6-Dax McCarty, 7-Brian Mascarenhas (16-Adam Sloustcher, 78), 10-Danny Szetela, 20-Jordan Graye (15-Jay Singh, 41); 11-Rodrigo Hidaldo (17-Anthony Beltran, 78), Robbie Rogers.
Subs not used:
BRA: 1-Jorge; 2-Renan (15-Sidnei, 66), 3-Murilo, 4-Simoes, 5-Denilson; 6-Anderson, 7-Tacio, 8-Carlos (16-Jonnathan, 33; 17-Bruno Luiz, 72), 9-Igor; 10-Keslon, 11-Edmilson (18-Carlos Thiago, 82).
Subs not used:
Statistical Summary: USA BRA
Shots 11 7
Saves 6 8
Corner Kick 3 4
Fouls 19 18
Offside 0 4
BRA – Denilson (caution) 43rd minute
BRA – Simeos (caution) 51st
BRA – Tacio (red) 62nd
BRA – Keslon (caution) 63rd
BRA – Simeos (red) 81st