U.S. Soccer

-U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team Match Report-

Match: U.S. U-20 MNT vs. Scotland U-19 MNT
Date: Friday, Oct. 9, 2015
Competition: Four Nations Tournament
Venue: Stadion an der Kreuzeiche; Reutlingen, Germany
Kickoff: 12 p.m. (local) (6 a.m. ET)
Attendance: 400
Weather: 57 degrees; Overcast

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

SCO-Scott Wright                                                15th minute
USA-Emmanuel Sabbi                                         16
USA-Mukwelle Akale                                          21
SCO-Greg Kiltie                                                   69

Lineups:
USA: 12-Mason Stadjuhar; 16-Aaron Herrera, 23-Jeremiah Gutjahr, 15-Malcolm Jones, 18-Marcello Borges; 8-Evan Waldrep (14-Collin Fernandez, 65), 6-Cameron Lindley (capt.), 17-Jackson Yueill, 10-Mukwelle Akale; 9-Victor Mansaray, 7-Emmanuel Sabbi (11-Coy Craft, 71)
Subs not used: 1-Jonathan Klinsmann, 2-James Murphy, 3-Nick Hinds, 4-Sean Wilson, 5-Henry Martin, 20-Amirgy Pineda
Head Coach: Omid Namazi

SCO: 12-John Ruddy; 6-Jack Breslin (capt.)(2-Ross McCrorie, 74), 19-Alex Iacovitti, 4-Jamie McCart, 3-Kyle Cameron; 18-Frank Ross (9-Ryan Hardie, 63), 20-Liam Burt (8-Joseph Thomson, 83), 13-Iain Wilson (17-Ruben Sammut, 74); 16-Mark Hill, 14-Harvey St. Claire (15-Aidan Nesbitt, 63), 11-Scott Wright (10-Greg Kiltie, 63)
Subs not used: 1-Robby McCrorie, 7-Oliver Burke
Head Coach: Scott Gemmell

Stats Summary: USA / SCO
Shots: 13 / 8
Shots on Goal: 4 / 6
Saves: 4 / 2
Corner Kicks: 8 / 4
Fouls: 11 / 11
Offside: 4 / 0

Misconduct Summary:
USA–Mukwelle Akale (caution)                                       58th minute
SCO–Iain Wilson (caution)                                               73
USA–Jackson Yueill (caution)                                          73

Officials:
Referee: Bart Vetrtrenten
1st Assistant: Vanyzere
2nd Assistant: Schaal
4th Official: Alt               

Scoring Summary:
SCO – Harvery St. Claire chips ball back post to Scott Wilson; Wilson finishes
USA – Cameron Lindley plays ball in over defense; Sabbi collects and scores
USA – Mukwelle Akale steals ball in midfield makes run and shoots from top of box and scores upper 90
SCO – Liam Burt plays though ball into box; Greg Kiltie shoots on first touch through goalkeepers legs for goal

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Twenty-One U-20 Players Called for Four Nation’s Tournament in Germany

CHICAGO (Oct. 6, 2015) – Twenty-one players have been called to represent the U.S. Under-20 Men’s National Team at the Four Nation’s Tournament in Germany.

The team will compete against three other nations: Germany on Oct. 6, Scotland on Oct. 9 and Mexico on Oct. 12.

The U-20s were last on the pitch in August, when they travelled to Serbia to compete in the Stevan Vilotic-Cele Tournament; the team finished in fifth place. That served as the first action for the group in this new U-20 cycle. The group started slowly, dropping its first two matches to the host Serbia and France, but concluded with a win against Israel.

Twenty of the players on the roster have ties to the Development Academy. Ten players on the squad play soccer at the collegiate level, while nine players compete for MLS clubs, one player for a Spanish La Liga club, one for an English Premier League Teams, and two for Academy teams. Every player on this roster was born in 1997.

Roster by Position: Detailed Roster
GOALKEEPERS (2): Jonathan Klinsmann (University of California; Newport Beach, Calif.), Mason Stajduhar (Orlando City; Lithia, Fla.)
DEFENDERS (6): Marcello Borges (Michigan; Kearny, N.J), Aaron Herrera (New Mexico; Casa Grande, N.M.), Nick Hinds (Seattle Sounders; Seattle, Wash.), Malcolm Jones (UCLA; Chino Hills, Calif.), Henry Martin (Princeton; New York, N.Y.), James Murphy (Players Development Academy; Scotch Plains, N.J.)
MIDFIELDERS (8): Mukwelle Akale (Villarreal F.C.; Minneapolis, Minn.), Cameron Lindley (Chicago Fire; Carmel, Ind.), Amirgy Pineda (LA Galaxy; Santa Ana, Calif.), Kyle Scott (Chelsea FC; Bristol, England), Evan Waldrep (Creighton; Peoria, Ariz.), Eryk Williamson (Maryland; Alexandria, Va.), Sean Wilson (North Carolina; West Chester, Penn.), Jackson Yueill (UCLA; Bloomington, Minn.)
FORWARDS (5): Coy Craft (FC Dallas; Frisco, Texas), Sebastian Elney (Maryland; Boca Raton, Fla.), Collin Fernandez (Chicago Fire; Downers Grove, Ill.), Victor Mansaray (Seattle Sounders; Des Moines, Wash.), Emmanuel Sabbi (Chicago Magic; Libertyville, Ill.)

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