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U-20 MNT Drops 2-0 Decision to Rayo Vallencano Reserves


MADRID, Spain (Nov. 22, 2008) -- The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team rounded out its foreign training camp in Spain with a 2-0 loss to the Rayo Vallencano Reserves.

Rayo scored two second half goals in a game where the teams combined for 34 fouls.

With the loss Thomas Rongen's squad concludes the eight-day training camp in Spain, part of the team's preparation for the 2009 FIFA World Cup Qualifying.

U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team Match Report

Participants: USA U-20 MNT vs. Rayo Vallencano Reserves
Competition: Friendly
Location: Madrid, Spain
Date: Nov. 22, 2008
Weather: Sunny

Scoring Summary:
            1      2   Final
USA   0      0        0
Rayo  0      2        2

Rayo - Jofre            52nd minute
Rayo  - Manzano    78


Lineups:
USA: 1-Bill Hamid, 3-Warren Creavalle, 5-Zarek Valentin (2-Gale Agbossoumonde, half), 12-Kyle Davies (8-Bryan Arguez, 73), 16-Giuseppe Nazzani (4-Greg Garza, 67), 7-Abdusalam Ibrahim, 14-Anthony Wallace, 6-Josh Hernandez(15-Alfredo Morales, 46), 11-Jorge Flores, 9-Jose Torres (13-Anthony Arena, 46), 17-Tristan Bowen(10-Vincenzo Bernardo, 73)
Subs Not Used: 18-Josh Lambo
Head Coach: Thomas Rongen

Rayo Vallencano: 13-Tete, 2-Victor, 4-Serrano(#16, 67), 5-Oliver, 3-Juan Ma(#20, 40), 6-Nanclares, 7-Manzano, 8-Tito, 9-Nico(#15, 77), 10-Jorge Saez, 11-Jofre(#14, 67)
Subs Not Used: N/A
Head Coach: N/A


Statistical Summary: USA / Rayo
Shots: 5 / 8
Saves: 3 / 2
Fouls: 17 / 17
Corner Kicks: 8 / 5
Offside: 1 / 3


Misconduct Summary:
USA - Guisseppe Nazzani (caution)           11th minute
Rayo – Serrano (caution)                               14
USA – Hernandez (caution)                           18
USA - Abdusalam Ibrahim (caution)             82
USA - Gale Agbossoumonde (expulsion)   90
Rayo - Jorge Saez (expulsion)                       90

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