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U-17 MNT Draw With Municipal

GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala (March 14, 2007) - The U.S. Under-17 '90 Men's National Team drew, 2-2, with the Municipal Reserves this afternoon in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

The U.S. fell behind when Manuel Leon gave Municipal the lead in the 30th minute.

Mykell Bates scored the equalizer when he finished a pass from Brek Shea seven minutes later. The U.S. then took the lead just four minutes after halftime as Alex Nimo fed Billy Schuler and the forward finished past the Municipal 'keeper.

The U.S. only held the lead for a short time as Diego Chicas pulled Municipal even in the 56th minute.

The U.S. will next face Communicaciones Reserves on March 16.

U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team Game Report

Participants: USAU17 MNT vs. Municipal Reserves
Competition: Friendly
Location: Guatemala City, Guatemala
Date: March 14, 2007
Weather:  75 degrees

Scoring Summary:
                        1     2      F
USA                1     1      2
MUN               1     1      2

MUN – Manuel Leon                                  30th minute
USA – Mykell Bates (Brek Shea)              37.
USA – Billy Schuler (Alex Nimo)               49.
MUN – Diego Chicas (Marco Papa)        56.

USA: 1-Josh Lambo; 2- Sheanon Williams; 3-Mykell Bates; 4-Aubrey Perry; 15-Brek Shea (5-Nick Millington, 85); 6-Dan Wenzel; 10-Bryan Dominguez(11-Abdus Ibrahim, 74); 19-Alex Nimo; 8-Jared Jeffrey; 9-Ellis McLoughlin (14-Eder Arreola, 67); 13-Billy Schuler 
Subs not used: 18-Zac MacMath; 12-Kirk Urso 17-Greg Garza; 7-Axel Levry;;; 20-Chris Klute; 16-Brandon Zimmerman;
Head Coach: John Hackworth

MUN:  1-Oswar Gramajo; 2-Diego Chicas; 3-Alejandro Santizo; 4-Christian Noriega; 5-Jean Howell (17-Julian Priego, 69); 6-Marwin Morroquiw; 7-Manuel Leon; 8-Jamie Vides; 9-Christian Flores; 10-Marco Papa; 11-Iwis Valencia (Carlos Moscoso, 46);
Subs not used:12-Allan Pereira; 15-Nigian Alvares; 18-Jose Quinonez; 19-Erwin Domis
Head Coach: Carlos Ruiz

Statistical Summary:
                                  USA   MUN
Shots                          9        11  
Shots on goal           2          4
Saves                         3          0
Corner Kicks             2          5
Fouls                         20       18
Offside                        2         1

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Alex Nimo (caution)                           44th minute
USA – Danny Wenzel (caution)                  51.
USA – Brek Shea (caution)                         52.
MUN – Jean Howell (caution)                    54.
MUN -  Julian Priego (caution)                   78.
USA – Abdusalam Ibrahim (caution)         92.