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U.S. U-17 MNT Drops 1-0 Game to Mexico to Round out Training Camp

QUERETARO, Mexico (May 1, 2011) -- The U.S. U-17 Men's National Team rounded out its training camp in Queretaro, Mexico, with a 1-0 loss to Mexico in front of more than 20,000 fans. A 56th minute goal was enough to lift the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup hosts to the win.

The U.S., honing in on final preparations for the upcoming World Cup, trained in Queretaro for 10 days, adjusting to one of the tournament's venues. The draw for the 2011 FIFA U-17 World Cup will be held in Mexico on May 17.

Earlier in the camp, Mexico topped the U.S. 2-0.


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

Participants: U.S. U-17 MNT v. Mexico U-17 MNT
Competition: International Friendly
Location: Estadio Corregidora, Queretaro, Mexico
Date: May 1, 2011
Weather: 86 degrees, sunny

Scoring Summary:
            1    2    F
USA      0    0    0
MEX      0    1     1

MEX - Alfonso Gonzalez (Julio Gomez) 56th minute

USA: 1-Fernando Pina; 4-Kellyn Acosta (20-Nico Melo, 60), 2-Zach Carroll, 6-Mobi Fehr, 3-Nathan Smith; 8-Esteban Rodriguez, 5-Matt Dunn, 12-Joe Amon (23-Andrew Souders, 84), 14-Tarik Salkicic; 7-Alfred Koroma (17-Jack McBean, 79); 9-Mario Rodriguez
Subs not used:18-Wade Hamilton, 24-Kendall McIntosh,13-Dillon Serna, 15-Alessandro Mion, 16-Colton Storm, 19-Fernando Laverde, 21-Reed Norton
Subs Not available: Marc Pelosi, Kellen Gulley, Alejandro Guido
Head Coach: Wilmer Cabrera

MEX: 1-Nicolletti Dilan, 2-Francisco Flores (15-Luis Gutierrez, 82), 4-Antonio Briseno, 3-Carlos Guzman, 5-Felipe Sifuentes; 8-Jose Tostado (18-Julio Gomez, 46), 6-Enrique Flores, 7-Kevin Rafael (19-Jorge Espericueta, 46), 10-Alfonso Gonzalez (20-Giovanny Casillas, 56); 9-Juan Calada (21-Carlos Fierro, 46), 11-Daniel Hernandez (24-Marco Bueno, 46)
Subs Not Used: 12-Armando Lomely, 13-Jose Abella, 14-Fabian Guzman, 16-David Carmona, 17-Jorge Caballero, 22-Marcelo Gracia, 23-Jose Gonzalez
Head Coach: Raul Gutierrez

Statistical Summary:
Shots 6 / 13
Shots on goal 2 / 3
Saves 2 / 2
Corner Kicks 5 / 2
Fouls 12 / 13
Offsides 1 / 4

Misconduct Summary:
USA - Tarik Salkicic (caution) 28th minute
USA - Kellyn Acosta (caution) 45th
USA - Mario Rodriguez (caution) 63rd
USA - Zach Carroll (caution) 35th