Join Now  | 
Home About Contact Us Privacy & Security Advertise
Soccer America Daily Soccer World Daily Special Edition Around The Net Soccer Business Insider College Soccer Reporter Youth Soccer Reporter Soccer on TV Soccer America Classifieds Game Report
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalk Soccer America Confidential Youth Soccer Insider World Cup Watch
RSS Feeds Archives Manage Subscriptions Subscribe
Order Current Issue Subscribe Manage My Subscription Renew My Subscription Gift Subscription
My Account Join Now
Tournament Calendar Camps & Academies Soccer Glossary Classifieds
Americans rally to claim Four Nations Tournament
March 7th, 2011 7:36PM
Subscribe to Soccer America Daily

MOST READ
TAGS:  college women, norway

MOST COMMENTED

[U.S. UNDER-23 WOMEN]The USA got goals from Melissa Henderson, Sarah Hagen and Casey Nogueira in a 13-minute span late in the game and rallied to beat Norway, 3-2, to win the Four Nations Tournament for under-23 teams in La Manga, Spain.

Henderson, who plays for NCAA women's champion Notre Dame, scored an assist from former Portland star Keelin Winters in the 71st minute, Hagen evened the scored with her third goal in three games and set up Nogueira with the winner.

The USA beat Sweden, 4-2, and tied England, 1-1, in its other games.

U.S. coach Bill Irwinbrought a roster of 18 players to Spain, 10 of whom will be playing WPS this upcoming season and are now headed to preseason training camps.

March 1 in La Manga
USA 3 Norway 2.Goals: Henderson 71, Hagen 79, Nogueira 83; Skammelsrud Lund 17, Algrey 48.
USA --Franch, Klingenberg (Brooks, 85), Fowlkes, Edwards, Reed, Wells, Nogueira, Winters, Wright (Marshall, 69), Schoepfer (Hagen, 50), Ochs (Henderson, 50).
Norway --Fimreite, Ree, Skammelsrud Lund, Walde, Herregarden, Johansen (Eide, 40), Wulf, Wold, Algroy (Enget, 69), Hansen, Fugelsnes (Liane, 80).



No comments yet.

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




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Soccer America Daily
USA-Ecuador: Nagbe makes it a feel-good friendly    
It felt at times as if one were watching a scrimmage, the USA-Ecuador Copa Centenario preparation ...
MLS Week 13: Results & Standings    
The Philadelphia Union played Orlando City to a 2-2 tie at Camping World Stadium in front ...
What They're Saying: Mike Francesa    
"I know I get accused of knowing nothing about soccer, and I don't, I know absolutely ...
USA-Ecuador International Friendly Player Ratings    
Halftime subs Bobby Wood and Darlington Nagbe revived a sluggish U.S. attack and in the final ...
What They're Saying: Garth Lagerwey    
"I'd like to stay focused on the performance of the team. Obviously, for all of us, ...
MLS Countdown: Voids in Crew and Impact backlines    
In terms of severity, the knee injury suffered by Columbus centerback Gaston Sauro last weekend in ...
MLS: Coyle departs Houston Dynamo    
Owen Coyle is the first coaching casualty of the MLS season. The Houston Dynamo, last in ...
Roster: U.S. U-23 women head to Nordic Cup    
The U.S. U-23 women's national team, coached by Janet Rayfield, will face Sweden (June 2), Norway ...
Rampone's U.S. Olympic hopes fade    
Christie Rampone, whose 311 caps are second all-time behind Kristine Lilly's 354, pulled out of the ...
U.S. Abroad: MK Dons releases Cropper    
U.S. under-23 national team keeper Cody Cropper won't have his the option picked up by MK ...
>> Soccer America Daily Archives