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Olympic hopefuls have patience tested
February 25th, 2012 3:28AM

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[U.S. UNDER-23 MEN] The U.S. under-23 national team defeated the NASL's San Antonio Scorpions 3-0 in a scrimmage Friday night on second-half goals by Brek Shea, Dilly Duka and Jack McInerney.

The Scorpions were playing their first game as a newly formed NASL franchise.

"I thought we controlled the game from start to finish," said U.S. U-23 coach Caleb Porter. "Tonight was good because it tested our patience. But we stuck with it, kept moving the ball, and eventually wore them down."

The U-23s play Mexico Wednesday in Frisco.

Feb. 24 in Frisco, Texas
U.S. U-23s 3 San Antonio Scorpions 0.
USA - Shea (Agudelo) 53
USA - Duka (Okugo) 62
USA - McInerney (Taylor) 78
USA: Johnson (Hamid, 46); Sarkodie, Opara (Stephens, 65), Valentin, Villafana (Garza, 72); Okugo,  Kitchen, Duka; Adu (Taylor, 60), Bunbury (Agudelo, 46), Shea (McInerney, 65)



1 comment
  1. Luis Arreola
    commented on: February 26, 2012 at 11:12 p.m.
    Not enough Hispanics.


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