SANFORD, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2015) – The U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team fell 4-0 to German Women’s Bundesliga side FC Bayern Munich in an exhibition during the team’s training camp in Florida.
The U-20s, who are in their first camp of the new cycle that includes both high school-aged and college players, held Bayern scoreless until halftime. Eunice Beckmann broke the deadlock with a goal in the 52nd minute and then the Germans found the net three times in a span of six minutes over the final quarter hour of the match.
Swiss National Team striker Vanessa Burki added an 83rd-minute goal and long-time German Women’s National Team starter Melanie Behringer scored goals in the 78th and 84th. Bayern also defeated the University of Florida by a 4-0 score during their visit to Florida.
The U-20 WNT will face the University of Florida on Jan. 30 to finish up the camp.
- U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team Match Report -
Match: U.S. U-20 Women’s National Team vs. Bayern Munich
Date: January 27, 2015
Competition: International Friendly
Venue: Orlando City Soccer Complex; Sanford, Fla.
Scoring Summary: 1 2 F
USA 0 4 4
FCB 0 0 0
FCB - Eunice Backmann 52nd minute
FCB - Melanie Behringer 78
FCB - Vanessa Burki 83
FCB - Melanie Behringer 84
USA: Ally Watt (Jennifer Westendorf, 46), Jessie Scarpa (Mikaela Harvey, 46), Mallory Pugh, Emily Ogle (capt.), Taylor Racioppi (Savannah McCaskill, 59), Megan Buckingham (Sabrina Flores, 73), Courtney Petersen, Natalie Jacobs, Allyson Swaby, Maddie Elliston, Casey Murphy
Subs not used: Hannah Loppiccolo Dorian Bailey, Parker Roberts, Kaleigh Riehl, Samantha Leshnak
Head Coach: Michelle French
Bayern Munich: Schroffenegger, Lewandowski, Schnaderbeck, Manieri, Feiersinger, Maier, Behringer, Leupolz, Stengel, Iwabuchi, Beckmann
Subs not used: Eunice Beckmann, Jenny Gaugigl, Tinja-Riikka Korpela, Katharina Baunach, Karina Wenninger, Vanessa Bürki
Head coach: Thomas Wörle
Stats Summary: USA / FCB
Shots: 2 / 20
Shots on Goal: 1 / 13
Saves: 7 / 0
Corner Kicks: 1 / 6
Fouls: 11 / 12
Offside: 1 / 3
Referee: Patrick O’Brian
Assistant Referee 1: Matt Miscannon
Assistant Referee 2: Hassan Belmmahin
4th Official: Daniel Gutierrez