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Shorthanded U-23 Men Fall, 1-0, to German Olympic Hopefuls


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (Saturday, February 6, 1999) -

1999 U.S. MEN'S UNDER-23 NATIONAL TEAM GAME REPORT

Participants:U.S. Under-23 National Team vs. German Under-21 National Team
Competition:International Friendly
Venue:Alltel Stadium (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Date:February 6, 1999 - Kickoff: 3:45 p.m. (ET)
Attendance:17,259
Weather:Sunny and Clear -- 70 degrees

Scoring Summary:1st2ndFinal
United States
000
Germany
011

GER - Alexander Bugera, (unassisted), 69.

Lineups:
USA - 1-Adin Brown, 12-Ramiro Corrales, 2-Brian Dunseth (Capt.), 3-Chad McCarty, 5-Evan Whitfield, 7-Joey DiGiamarino (16-Jason Moore), 6-Carlos Parra, 14-Ben Olsen, 13-Peter Vagenas, 9-Scott Bower (17-Chris Albright), 10-Chris Brown (11-Brian Winters).

GER - 1-Darius Kampa (12-Pascal Borell), 2-Ingo Hertzsch (Capt.), 3-Marcel Maltritz, 13- Alexander Klitzpera (16-Ralf Keidel), 5-Stefan Blank (19-Jens Baumer), 6-Fabian Ernst, 7-Thorsten Nehrbauer, 8-Timo Rost, 9-Nico Frommer (4-Daniel Schuman), 10-Alexander Bugera, 11-Sascha Rosler (17-Markus Kreuz).

Statistical Summary:USAGER
Shots . . . . . . . . . .
611
Saves . . . . . . . . .
73
Corner Kicks . . . .
69
Fouls . . . . . . . . . .
1814
Offside . . . . . . . . .
31

Misconduct Summary:
USA
Carlos Parra (caution)
USA
Chad McCarty (caution)
GER
Sascha Rosler (caution)
USA
Chad McCarty (ejection)
GER
Marcel Maltritz (caution)

Officials:
Referee:
Richard Grady(USA)
Assistant Referee:
Edwin Resendes(USA)
Assistant Referee:
Nathan Clement(USA)
Fourth Official:
Michael Kennedy(USA)

Notes: Germany scored on a free kick after defender Chad McCarty was sent off upon receiving his second yellow card of the match in the 55th minute ... The Under-23s face the Germans again on Feb. 8 in Jacksonville at the Univ. of Jacksonville ... After the Germany series, the team will depart for Seville, Spain for matches against F.C. Corea (Div. III) on Feb. 12, Real Betis reserves on Feb. 16 and Sevilla F.C. (Div. II) on Feb. 19.


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