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U-17s Fall to England at FA Tournament


ALDERSHOT TOWN, England (Sept. 1, 2006) - The U.S. Under-17 '90 Men's National Team fell to England, 6-0, in their second match of the FA Under-17 Friendly International Tournament.

Arsenal's Henri Landsbury opened the scoring in the 15th minute. Jonathan Franks played the ball in from the left flank and Landsbury took a touch before blasting it from 35 yards into the top left corner.

Victor Moses scored the second goal when he dribbled up the left side and burying his shot to the near post.

Just before halftime, England struck again when Seth Ofori-Twumasi placed a well-taken penalty kick past Lambo.

In the second half, Michael Woods scored first and then Rhys Murphy but away a penalty kick and then finished from close range to finish off the scoring.

U.S. Under-17 '90 Men's National Team Match Report

Participants:     U.S. Under-17 ‘90s Men’s National Team vs. England
Competition:     FA Under-17 Friendly International Tournament
Location:    Aldershot Town FC; Aldershot Town, England
Date:    Sept. 1, 2006
Weather:    Breezy, 61 degrees

Scoring Summary:   
               1st    2nd    Final
USA         0        0         0
ENG        3         3        6
    
ENG – Henri Lansbury (Jonathan Franks)                15th minute
ENG – Moses Barnett                                                    28.
ENG – Seth Ofori-Twumasi (penalty kick)                 40+.
ENG – Michael Woods                                                  48.
ENG – Rhys Murphy (penalty kick)                              54.
ENG – Rhys Murphy (Henri Lansbury)                       73.

Lineups:
USA: 18-Josh Lambo; 2-Sheanon Williams, 3-Brandon Lee, 4-Howard Turk, 5-Matt Uy; 6-Danny Wenzel (16-Brandon Zimmerman, 24), 7-Axel Levry (11-Brendan King, 57), 8-Jared Jeffrey, 13-Danny Barerra; 9-Ellis McLoughlin, 10-Bryan Dominguez (12-Ryan Gracia, 41)
Subs not used: 14-Mykell Bates, 17-Ryan Finley, 18-Zachary MacMath

ENG: 13-Jason Steele; 6-Joseph Mattock, 12-Seth Nana Ofori Twumasi, 15-Jordan Spence, 17-Victor Moses; 4-Henri Lansbury, 7-Jonathan Franks (9-Ashley Chambers, 65), 14-Michael Woods (11-Thomas Harvey, 54); 18-Tristan Plummer, 10-Victor Moses (8-Daniel Rose, 61), 16-Rhys Murphy.

Statistical Summary:
                              USA    ENG
Shots                      7         19
Saves                      5          2
Corner Kicks         3           9
Fouls                      12       11
Offside                    4           4

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Brandon Lee (caution)    60th minute

FA Under-17 Friendly International Tournament
RESULTS / STANDINGS
Team     GP    W     L     T     GF    GA    GD    Pts.
ENG        2       1      0      1     8       2       +6       4
TUR        2       1      0       1     4       3       +1      4
POR        2       0      0       2     2       3       -1       1
USA         2       0      1      1     1        7       -6        1

Wednesday, Aug. 30
USA 1, Portugal 1
England 2,  Turkey 2

Friday, Sept. 1
USA 0, England 6
Portugal 1, Turkey 2

Sunday, Sept. 3
USA vs. Turkey
England vs. Portugal
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