U.S. U-17 MNT Closes Out 2012 Aegean Cup With Loss to Czech Republic
MANISA, Turkey (Jan. 20, 2012) – The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team wrapped up participation in the 2012 Aegean Cup with a 4-0 loss against the Czech Republic in Manisa, Turkey.
The U.S. went 1-0-2 during the tournament, falling to host Turkey in the opening group game 2-1 before defeating Denmark 3-2 in the second game.
The Aegean Cup 2012 International youth tournament is an eight-team event in which the two group winners crossed over to play for the championship. Group B was comprised of France, Ukraine, Belgium and Greece.
U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team Aegean Cup 2012 Schedule
Date Opponent Result U.S. Goalscorer(s)
Jan. 17 Turkey 1-2 L Robinson
Jan. 18 Denmark 3-2 W Donovan, Wade, Robinson
Jan. 20 Czech Republic 0-4 L --