U.S. Beach Soccer National Team Names 10 Players for 2016 Copa Pilsener Tournament
BNT Will Play El Salvador, Portugal and Argentina in Sal Salvador
CHICAGO (March 18, 2016) – The U.S. Beach Soccer National Team head coach Eddie Soto named a 10-players roster to compete in the 2016 Copa Pilsener tournament, running from March 22-27 in San Salvador, El Salvador.
Four players – Aldo Balsano, Alessandro Canale, Jonathan Greenfield and Nick Perera – receive their first call up of 2016 after not participating in the first BNT training camp from March 11-13 in Huntington Beach, California.
2016 Copa Pilsener Schedule:
Date Match Time (ET) Location
March 24 USA vs. El Salvador 4:15 p.m. San Salvador, El Salvador
March 25 USA vs. Portugal 3 p.m. San Salvador, El Salvador
March 26 USA vs. Argentina 3 p.m. San Salvador, El Salvador
ROSTER BY POSITION:
GOALKEEPERS (2): Aldo Balsano (Miami, Fla.), Brian Perk (Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.)
DEFENDERS (3): Giovanni Garcia (Miami, Fla.), Jonathan Greenfield (Sherwood, Wisc.), Lewie Valentine (Kailua-Kona, Hawaii)
FORWARDS (5): Harry Abraham (San Diego, Calif.), Alessandro Canale (Venice, Calif.), Jared Dombrowski (Commercial Point, Ohio), Jayro Martinez (Van Nuys, Calif.), Nick Perera (Carlsbad, Calif.)