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U-17 MNT Drops 5-1 Decision to Argentina in Buenos Aires

BUENOS AIRES (March 25, 2009) -- The U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team fell to Argentina 5-1 in Buenos Aires this afternoon, with Charles Renken scoring the lone American goal.

The game was the second of the squad's three-game international tour, which saw Cabrera's squad earn a 2-1 win against Bolivia just two days ago. The U.S. will round out the international friendly segment of their trip on Friday, March 27 against Uruguay.

U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team
International Friendlies and Foreign Training Camp
March 20-31, 2009

Date          Opponent      Time/Result    U.S. Goalscorer(s)    Venue
March 23 Bolivia             2-1 W               Jerome, Duran            Defensores de Belgrano; Buenos Aires
March 25 Argentina        1-5 L                 Renken                        Deportivo Italiano; Buenos Aires, Argentina
March 27 Uruguay           3:30 p.m.                                               Defensores de Belgrano; Buenos Aires