U.S. Under-20 MNT Tie Honduras, 0-0, Win Penalty Shootout in New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS (Feb. 23, 2008) -- The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team drew Honduras, 0-0, on Saturday, but won the game on penalty kicks, putting away all of their chances for a 4-2 win.
Austin Guerrero picked up the shutout in goal for the U.S., who will face Victoria, a club team from Honduras, on Sunday at Tad Gormley Stadium in New Orleans. Honduras will match up against the New Orleans Shell Shockers in the early part of the double-header.
Participants: USA U-20 MNT vs. Honduras U-20 MNT
Competition: New Orleans Tournament
Location: New Orleans, La.
Date: February 23, 2008
1 2 PK F
USA 0 0 4 0
HON 0 0 2 0
USA: Chris Taylor (goal), Shawn Chin (goal), Blake Brettschneider (goal), Greg Eckhardt (goal)
HON: #7 (goal), N/A (save), #5 (goal), N/A (miss)
USA: 8-Richard Balchan, 10-Blake Brettschneider, 15-Cameron Brown (9-Steven Cabas, 46), 14-Daniel Cruz (7-Stuart Amick, 64), 3-Greg Eckhardt, 16-Blair Gavin (5-John Okafor, 46), 4-Dan Kelly (20-Chris Taylor, 46), 6-Ike Opara, 11-Michael Stephens (13-Shawn Chin, 46), 12-Spencer Thompson
Subs Not Used: 1-Warren Gross, 17-Wilfrido Lara, 2-Andre Mittoo, 19-James Shupp, 21-Ryan Thomas, 22-Andrew Weideman
Head Coach: Thomas Rongen
Subs Not Used: N/A
Head Coach: N/A
USA / HON
Shots 8 / 6
Saves 4 / 4
Fouls 17 / 14
Corner Kicks 5 / 4
Offside 3 / 2
HON #17 (ejection) 16th minute
HON #2 (caution) 31.
HON #8 (caution) 38.
USA Steven Cabas (ejection) 51.
HON #8 (ejection) 51.
USA Spencer Thompson (caution) 79.
HON #5 (caution) 81.