Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Americans fall to France in Tel Aviv
December 16th, 2010 12:44AM

MOST READ
TAGS:  france

MOST COMMENTED

[U.S. U-18 MEN] The U.S. U-18 men's national team fell to France, 3-0, in its opening game at a four-team tournament in Tel Aviv.

The Americans will face Israel on Thursday and conclude the tournament with a game against Germany, a 7-0 winner over Israel, on Friday.

The Bleuets got goals from Lille's Jeremy Obin, Lens midfielder Geoffrey Konodogbia and Lyon's Alassane Plea and finished with an 11-3 edge in shots.

The U.S. team consists mostly of high school players who compete in the Development Academy. The only pros are Juan Pablo Ocegueda of Mexican club Tigres and the Chicago Fire's Victor Pineda.

Dec. 14 in Tel Aviv
USA 0 France 3. Goals: Obin 20, Kondogbia 55, Plea 88.
USA -- Wolverton, Okwuonu, Gallego,  Zimmerman, Ocegueda, Shelton (Okoli, 62), McCrary, Ambrose (Trapp, 62), Metzger (Top, 75), Pineda (Hallisey, 66), Rendon (Vandermaas-Peeler, 66).
France -- Crepel, Sabaly, Gouano, Obin, Umititi, Honore, Kondogbia (Ba, 66), Arrondel, Digne, Koura (Rey, 64), Foulquier (Plea, 71).
Referee: Orel Grinfeld.



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
Longshot Ticas counter USA with hot keeper    
[SCOUTING REPORT: Costa Rica] Costa Rica, the first Concacaf team outside of North America to qualify ...
Ream gets assist in Bolton Wanderers' victory    
[AMERICANS ABROAD] It has been another barren weekend for U.S. national team players abroad. Of the ...
An excellent goal-line clearance     
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Cruzeiro managed to earn a 1-1 tie with Palmeiras thanks to ...
Woodwork can't hold down USA     
[CONCACAF WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP] About the only thing that stood in the way of the U.S. women's ...
Fire goes out with late win over Houston    
[MLS: Friday] Frenchman Florent Sinama-Pongolle made sure Chicago did not finish the MLS season with another ...
James' skills highlight Real Madrid pre-clasico practice    
[VIDEO PICK: Skills] The Real Madrid-Barcelona clasico delivers entertainment even before kickoff. Here's a 40-second peek ...
What They're Saying: Luis Suarez    
"Everyone has different ways of defending themselves. In my case, the pressure and tension came out ...
Ft. Lauderdale is ready for challenge against red-hot Eddies    
[NASL: Week 16] Minnesota United FC and the 2013 champion New York Cosmos played to a ...
Finlay signs new deal with Columbus    
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] For helping drive Columbus into the playoffs after a two-year absence, midfielder Ethan Finlay ...
Referee suspended after felony arrest on fraud charges    
[MLS SPOTLIGHT] Referee Jose Carlos Rivero, who has worked 17 MLS matches in 2014, has been ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives