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First-Half Goal Lifts Spain Over U.S. Men's Under-20 National Team in Semifinal of Copa Atlantico Tournament


CANARY ISLANDS, Spain (Tuesday, January 26, 1999) -

1999 U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team Game Report

Participants:U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team vs. Spain Under-20 Men's National Team
Competition:Copa de Atlantico
Venue:Canary Islands, Spain
Date:January 26, 1999
Weather:n/a

Scoring Summary:1st2ndFinal
United States
000
Spain
101

SPA - Pablo Counego, (Jose Saludes), 39.

Lineups:
USA - Tim Howard, Dan Califf, Nick Garcia, Steve Cherundolo, Nick Downing, Lee Morrison (Cory Gibbs, 75), John Thorington (Taylor Twellman, 24), Ryan Futagaki (Francisco Gomez, 45), Christopher Albright, Matt Goldsmith, Jamar Beasley (Luis Gonzalez, 66).

SPA - Daniel Aguado, Pablo Lojo, Juan Bermajo, Francisco Garcas, Gonzalo Albendea (Pablo Leseca, 76), Carlos Lopez, Francisco Nevarro, Pablo Counego, Fernando Marcos (Alejandro Lombardaro, 70), Jose Saludes (Pedro Rodriguez, 60), Francisco Franguelo (Ruben Estrada, 60).

Statistical Summary:USASPA
Shots . . . . . . . . . .
67
Saves . . . . . . . . .
43
Corner Kicks . . . .
44
Fouls . . . . . . . . . .
1923
Offside . . . . . . . . .
03

Misconduct Summary:
USA
Califf (caution) 30,
SPA
Bermajo (caution) 51.

Officials:
Referee:
n/a
Assistant Referee:
n/a
Assistant Referee:
n/a

NOTE: The U-20s will play Portugal on Thursday, Jan. 28 in the 3rd and 4th place match at the Copa de Atlantico tournament in the Canary Islands, Spain. The team returns to the States on Jan. 30 and will regroup in Jacksonville, Fla. on Feb. 5 in preparations for their foreign tour to Spain Feb. 9-20.

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