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U.S. U-17 MNT Falls to Mexico

PANAMA CITY, Panama (Feb. 23, 2013) – The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team fell to Mexico 4-0 at in the first game of a week-long training camp in Panama City, Panama.

Mexico’s Victor Zuñiga scored the lone goal of the first half in the 33rd minute. Marco Granados added two goals in the 51st and 60 th minutes and Alejandro Diaz sealed the final score in the 83rd minute.

The U.S. next faces Panama on Tuesday, Feb. 26, before rounding out the trip on March 1 against the Under-20 team from local club Arabe Unido.

U.S. U-17 Men's National Team Match Report

Match: U.S. U-17 Men’s National Team vs. Mexico U-17
Date: Feb. 23, 2013
Competition: International Friendly
Venue: Estadio Rommel Fernandez
Kickoff: 3 p.m. ET
Attendance: closed-door
Weather: 95 degrees, partly sunny

Scoring Summary:     1 2 F
USA                             0 0 0
MEX                            1 3 4

MEX – Victor Zuñiga                                      33rd minute
MEX – Marco Granados                                 51
MEX – Marco Granados                                 60
MEX – Alejandro Diaz                                   83

USA: 1-Jeff Caldwell (12-Carter Richardson, 70); 2-Elijah Martin, 3-John Requejo Jr., 4-Shaquell Moore (capt.),5-Justen Glad, 16-Ben Swanson (6-Angel Heredia, 55), 7-Rubio Rubin (15-Bradford Jamieson, 70), 8-Chris Lema, 9-Ahinga Selemani (17-Nate Kohl, 77), 10-Corey Baird (18-Wesley Wade, 70), 11-Alan Winn (19-Junior Flores, 55)
Subs not used: 13-Peter Schropp, 14-Conor Donovan, 20-Cameron Lindley
Head Coach: Richie Williams

MEX: 1-Edson Resenedez; 2- Jesus Calderon, 4- Pedro Teran, 3- Salomon Wbias, 13-Carlos Robles (14-Alexis Gomez, 76), 10- Joseph Allantar, 6- Jose Almanza (15-Ulises Rivas, 58), 7- Manuel Tejada (17-Luis Hernandez, 73), 8- Juan Ortega (18-Ivan Ochoa, 73), 9-Marco Granados (20-Ulises Jaimes, 65), 11-Victor Zuniga (19-Alejandro Diaz, 65)
Subs not used: 12- Raul Gudiño
Head Coach: Raul Gutierrez

Misconduct Summary:
MEX – Jose Almanza (caution)           39th minute