[COPA DEL ATLANTICO]The USA fell to Spain, 1-0, on a late goal in their opening game at the 40th edition of the U-18 Copa del Atlantico in the Canary Islands.
The Americans had their chances, but Atletico Madrid goalie Carlos Morales was outstanding for Spain kept them off the scoreboard. Spain won on a goal by Sevilla's Curro in the 87th minute.
In Tuesday's first game, Argentina beat a Canary Islands select team, 4-0. The USA faces Argentina Wednesday and closes out play against the Canary Islands on Friday.
USA --Marcinkowski; Gasper (Turner, 81), Palmer-Brown, Redding (Selemani, 89), Moore, Castro (Swanson, 81), Akale, Hyndman (Yueill, 59), Rubin, Yomba (Winn, 59), Saucedo (Novakovich, 59).