U.S. PNT Falls Against England, Moves On to 7th/8th Place Match

CHICAGO (June 26, 2015) – Following its quarterfinal extra time loss to the Netherlands on June 24, the U.S. Paralympic National Team fell 10-0 to host nation England to move onto the match that will determine the seventh and eighth place at the 2015 Cerebral Palsy Football World Championships at St. George’s Park.

The USA will wrap up its run at the World Championships on June 27 against Argentina. A win would guarantee a qualification for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. The game will be streamed live on the official tournament website at http://www.cp2015.com/.

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- U.S. Paralympic National Team Match Report -

Match: U.S. Paralympic National Team vs. England
Date: Friday, June 26, 2015
Competition: 2015 C.P. World Championships
Venue: St. George’s Park; Staffordshire, England

Kickoff: 1 p.m. local
Attendance: 150
Weather: 52 degrees 

Scoring Summary:       1          2          F

USA                             0          0          0
ENG                             4          6          10            

ENG – Jake Brown                    7th minute
ENG – Jake Brown                    16
ENG – Jack Rutter                     24
ENG – James Blackwell             29
ENG – Own Goal                       36
ENG – Jake Brown                    39
ENG – Matt Crossen                  43
ENG – Ollie Nugent                   44
ENG – Michael Barker                46
ENG – Ollie Nugent                   51           

Lineups:
USA: 1-Keith Johnson 7, 3-Bryce Boarman, 5, 4-Tyler Bennett 7, 5-Jordan Weise 7 (2-Gavin Sibayan 7 43’), 11- Mason Abbiate 8, 14-David Garza (capt.) 6, 19-Michael Moore 7(6-Adam Ballou 7 37’)
Subs not used: 9-Seth Jahn 6, 10-Kevin Hensley 8, 23-Marthell Vasqeuz 5
Head Coach: Stuart Sharp 

ENG: 1-Giles Moore 5, 2-Harry Barker 6, 4-Matt Crossen 7 (3-Karl Townshend 7 49’), 5-Jack Rutter (capt.) 8 (11-Ollie Nugent 8 41’), 7-Michael Barker 6 (9-George Fletcher 5 46’), 8-James Blackwell 7, 12-Jake Brown 7
Subs not used: 6-Martin Sinclair 7, 10-Ibs Diallo 7, 13-Ryan Kay 5, 14-Emyle Rudder 7
Head Coach: Keith Webb 

Stats Summary: USA / ENG
Shots: 3 / 36
Shots on Goal: 2 / 26
Saves: 17 / 2
Corner Kicks: 0 / 7
Fouls: 3 / 5
Offsides: 0 / 0

Misconduct Summary:
USA – Jordan Weise                 37th minute

Officials:
Referee: Kyunyong Park
Assistant Referee 1: Hayley Ives
Assistant Referee 2: Hector R. Bondia
Fourth Official: Tom Elliott 

Please Note: Games are 60 minutes long.