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U.S. U-20 WNT Draws 0-0 with England at Ten Nations Tournament

LA MANGA, Spain (March 6, 2011) – The U.S. U-20 Women’s National Team played to a 0-0 draw with the England U-20 Women’s National Team in its second match of the Ten Nations Tournament. The USA’s first match on March 4 against Sweden was abandoned at halftime due to lightning.

The USA out-shot England 11-1, but could not find a way past English goalkeeper Mary Earps. The USA will face the Norway on March 8 in its third and final game of the event. There is no winner in the tournament as each team will play three friendly matches. Also participating in the tournament are Scotland, Switzerland, the Netherlands, France, Denmark and Italy. The 18-players chosen for the trip were all born in 1992 and 1993.

The U.S. U-20s are at the beginning of the cycle working towards qualifying for the 2012 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup that was awarded to Uzbekistan just a few days ago.

- U.S. U-20 Women's National Team Match Report -

Match: United States U-20 Women’s National Team vs. England U-20 Women’s National Team
Date: March 6, 2011
Competition: Ten Nations Tournament
Venue: La Manga Club Field G; La Manga, Spain
Weather: 50 degrees - Cloudy 

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

USA U-20 WNT: Emily Oliver; Kassey Kallman, Arin Gilliland, Julie Johnston, Michelle Cruz (Abby Dahlkemper, 46), Sarah Killion (Lindsay Elston, 68), Alex Doll (Morgan Brian, 46), Amanda Laddish (Samantha Mewis, 68), Mollie Pathman (Katherine Stengel, 46), Lindsey Horan, Taylor Smith (Kelly Cobb, 46)
Subs Not Used: Abby Smith
Head Coach: April Heinrichs 

England U-20 WNT: Mary Earps; Naomi Cole, Georgia Kearney Perry (Jordan Butler, 74), Jemma Rose, Kristy Linnett (Lara Fay, 21), Jordan Nobbs, Drew Spence, Lucy Staniforth (Charley Clifford, 82), Nikita Parris (Sam Chappell, 71), Lauren Bruton (Paige Eli, 54), Danielle Carter
Subs Not Used: Dainielle Gibbons, Hannah Short
Head Coach: Mo Marley 

Stats Summary: USA / ENG                                           
Shots: 11 / 1
Shots on Goal: 5 / 0
Saves: 0 / 5
Corner Kicks: 8 / 1
Fouls: 4 / 11
Offside:  4 / 2 

Misconduct Summary: