Starting the last day of the U-15 BNT Festival, World Cup defeats Olympic 2-1. Striking in the 8th minute, Christopher Durkin took a long shot to gain the first goal for World Cup. Tonny Temple equalized in the 26th minute to tie the game going into halftime.
Minutes after the second half started, Niccolo Lemoine sent the ball toward the net, only to be deflected off an Olympic player, concluding in an own goal to make World Cup the victors of the match. Afterward, Olympic fought back to win 7-6 in the friendly penalty kick shootout.
- U.S. U-15 Boy’s National Team Match Report -
Match: U-15 BNT World Cup v. U-15 BNT Olympic
Date: Thursday, Nov. 7, 2015
Competition: U.S. U-15 Boys National Team Festival
Venue: U-17 National Team Field 2
Kickoff: 9:00 a.m.
Weather: 80 degrees; Clear
Scoring Summary: 1 2 F
World Cup 1 1 2
Olympic 1 0 1
Olympic Chris Durkin 6th minute
World Cup Tonny Temple (Niccolo Lemoine) 8
World Cup Ethan Sawdon (own goal) 47
World Cup: GK-Carlos Dos Santos, 23- Nykolas Sessock, 3-Jaylin Lindsey, 5-Kelee Cornfield-Saunders, 15-Patrick Ajdukiewicz, 21-Arturo Vasquez, 14-Christopher Goslin, 8-Adrian Villegas (31-Jonathan Estrada, 48), 11- Niccolo Lemoine, 6-Alex Mendez (38-Jean-Julien Foe Nuphaus, 62) 7-Tonny Temple (27-Kevin Negrete, 48)
Subs not used: 2-Chris Gloster
Head Coach: Sean Tsakiris
Olympic: GK-Justin Garces, 57-Zico Bailey (4-Brenden Aaronson, 36), 23-Ethan Sawdon, 38-Rayshaun McGann, 22-Chandler Vaughn, 11-Ben Huynh (17-Carlo Ritaccio, 55), 45-Christopher Durkin, 24-Blaine Ferri, 65- Will Sands, 68-Misa Becerra (15-Mason Visconti, 50), 10- Alejandro Pereira
Subs not used: none
Head Coach: Jay Miller
Stats Summary: World Cup / Olympic
Shots: 9 / 5
Shots on Goal: 4 / 4
Saves: 3 / 4
Corner Kicks: 3 / 2
Fouls: 7 / 13
Offside: 6 / 2
Caution – Misa Becerra 30th minute
Head Referee – Janessa Gunn
Assistant No. 1 – Stephen Richardson
Assistant No. 2 – Dave Reed
Olympic (6th) – Christopher Durkin scored on a direct free kick from 25 yards out from the left side of the box into the top corner.
World Cup (26th) – After good possession by Team World Cup the ball came out to Niccolo Lemoine who got in behind his defender and squared it back to Tonny Temple to one time it in from 6 yards out.
World Cup (47th) – After good build up play down the left, Niccolo Lemoine took on his defender and delivered a low cross that was turned into his own net by Ethan Sawdon.