U.S. Soccer

U.S. Under-17 Men's National Team

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup - Oct. 6-28 - India

PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE
M 5-7 131 Miami, Fla. North Carolina FC
F 5-9 182 Brampton, Ontario Toronto FC
M 5-8 145 Eden, Utah Real Salt Lake
GK 6-1 180 Arlington Heights, Ill. Sockers FC
F 5-8 145 Powder Springs, Ga. Atlanta United FC
D 5-7 136 Almere-Stad, Netherlands Ajax (Netherlands)
GK 6-3 170 Philadelphia, Penn. S.L. Benfica
D 5-11 170 Glen Allen, Va. D.C. United
M 5-8 171 Southlake, Texas Solar Chelsea SC
GK 6-1 162 Miami, Fla. Atlanta United FC
D 5-9 155 Montclair, N.J. New York Red Bulls
M 5-8 154 Locus Grove, Ga. Atlanta United FC
D 5-9 156 Charlotte, N.C. Sporting Kansas City
F 5-8 154 Monterrey, Mexico C.F. Monterrey
F 6-2 165 Little Elm, Texas FC Dallas
D 5-11 162 Rye, N.Y. New York City FC
F 5-11 174 O'Fallen, Mo. St. Louis Scott Gallagher
D 6-1 164 Greenwich, Conn. New York City FC
M 5-9 159 Savannah, Ga. Unattached
D 6-0 157 Fort Wayne, Ind. Portland Timbers
F 6-0 145 Rosedale, N.Y. Paris Saint-Germain

2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup - Oct. 6-28 - India

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-7

Weight:131

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Miami, Fla.

Club:North Carolina FC

Position:Forward

Height:5-9

Weight:182

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:Brampton, Ontario

Club:Toronto FC

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-8

Weight:145

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Eden, Utah

Club:Real Salt Lake

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-1

Weight:180

Birthdate:

Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Arlington Heights, Ill.

Club:Sockers FC

Position:Forward

Height:5-8

Weight:145

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:Powder Springs, Ga.

Club:Atlanta United FC

Position:Defender

Height:5-7

Weight:136

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Almere-Stad, Netherlands

Club:Ajax (Netherlands)

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-3

Weight:170

Birthdate:

Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Philadelphia, Penn.

Club:S.L. Benfica

Position:Defender

Height:5-11

Weight:170

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Glen Allen, Va.

Club:D.C. United

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-8

Weight:171

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Southlake, Texas

Club:Solar Chelsea SC

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-1

Weight:162

Birthdate:

Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Miami, Fla.

Club:Atlanta United FC

Position:Defender

Height:5-9

Weight:155

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Montclair, N.J.

Club:New York Red Bulls

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-8

Weight:154

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Locus Grove, Ga.

Club:Atlanta United FC

Position:Defender

Height:5-9

Weight:156

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Charlotte, N.C.

Club:Sporting Kansas City

Position:Forward

Height:5-8

Weight:154

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:Monterrey, Mexico

Club:C.F. Monterrey

Position:Forward

Height:6-2

Weight:165

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:Little Elm, Texas

Club:FC Dallas

Position:Defender

Height:5-11

Weight:162

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Rye, N.Y.

Club:New York City FC

Position:Forward

Height:5-11

Weight:174

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:O'Fallen, Mo.

Club:St. Louis Scott Gallagher

Position:Defender

Height:6-1

Weight:164

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Greenwich, Conn.

Club:New York City FC

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-9

Weight:159

Birthdate:

Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Savannah, Ga.

Club:Unattached

Position:Defender

Height:6-0

Weight:157

Birthdate:

Position:Defender

Hometown:Fort Wayne, Ind.

Club:Portland Timbers

Position:Forward

Height:6-0

Weight:145

Birthdate:

Position:Forward

Hometown:Rosedale, N.Y.

Club:Paris Saint-Germain

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Hackworth Names USA Roster for 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India

CHICAGO (Sept. 21, 2017) – U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team head coach John Hackworth has named a 21-player roster for the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in India, which runs from Oct. 6-28.

“This cycle of players is unique in terms of the quality, depth and work ethic of the group,” Hackworth said. “The biggest challenge in selecting this roster was the competition for spots at almost every position. Our team is looking forward to this opportunity to compete for the U-17 World Cup and are motivated to prove themselves on the world stage.”

The group departs Sept. 24 for training in Dubai, where the remaining players will join the camp prior to arrival in India.

The USA was drawn into Group A with Colombia, Ghana and India. The team opens group play vs. India on Oct. 6 (10:30 a.m. ET), followed by matches against Ghana on Oct. 9 (7:30 a.m. ET) and Colombia on Oct. 12 (10:30 a.m. ET). The first two games will be played at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi, while the final group game will be played at Dr. DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai. All of the U.S.’s group matches will be broadcast live on FS2 and UNIVERSO.

The World Cup will be played in six cities across India: Kochi, Goa, Navi Mumbai, New Delhi, Guwahati, and Kolkata. A total of 24 countries participate in the tournament with the top two teams from each of the six groups, as well as the four best third-place teams, advance to the Round of 16 on October 16, 17, and 18. The championship and third-place matches take place Saturday, Oct. 28, at the 66,600-capacity Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan Stadium in Kolkata.

U.S. 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup Roster by Position:

GOALKEEPERS (3): Alex Budnik (Sockers FC; Arlington Heights, Ill.), Carlos Joaquim Dos Santos (S.L. Benfica; Philadelphia, Penn.), Justin Garces (Atlanta United FC; Miami, Fla.)

DEFENDERS (6): Sergiño Dest (Ajax; Almere-stad, Netherlands), Christopher Gloster (New York Red Bulls; Montclair, N.J.), Jaylin Lindsey (Sporting Kansas City; Charlotte, N.C.), James Sands (New York City FC; Rye, N.Y.), Tyler Shaver (New York City FC; Greenwich, Conn.), Akil Watts (Portland Timbers, Fort Wayne, Ind.)

MIDFIELDERS (6): George Acosta (North Carolina FC; Hollywood, Fla.), Taylor Booth (Real Salt Lake; Eden, Utah), Christopher Durkin (D.C. United; Glen Allen, Va.), Blaine Ferri (Solar Soccer Club; Southlake, Texas), Chris Goslin (Atlanta United FC; Locust Grove, Ga.), Indiana Vassilev (Unattached; Savannah, Ga.)

FORWARDS (6): Ayo Akinola (Toronto FC; Brampton Ont.), Andrew Carleton (Atlanta United FC; Powder Springs, Ga.), Jacobo Reyes (C.F. Monterrey; Houston, Texas), Bryan Reynolds (FC Dallas; Little Elm, Texas), Joshua Sargent (St. Louis Scott Gallagher Missouri; O'Fallon, Mo.), Tim Weah (Paris Saint-Germain F.C., Rosedale, N.Y.)

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