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Home >Youth Soccer Reporter > Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014
[U.S. SOCCER] Tab Ramos, U.S. Soccer's Youth Technical Director, said that the Federation's decision to end Hugo Perez's tenure as U-15 boys national team coach was made because of structural changes in the U.S. youth national team program, the details of which U.S. Soccer will announce in the near future. Read the whole story
[JURISPRUDENCE] FIFA, U.S. Soccer and four youth associations have been sued in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California by a group seeking the establishment of a medical monitoring program for players with concussions and head injuries and the implementation of "return to play" guidelines, a change ... Read the whole story
[U.S. SOCCER] Hugo Perez has been informed by U.S. Soccer that he will no longer be coach of the U.S. U-15 boys national team. He will continue to serve as a U.S. Soccer technical advisor. "It's simple," said Perez. "They want have someone else with the kids. I didn't ask ... Read the whole story
[UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] Germany enters the Under-20 Women's World Cup final as the highest-scoring team in the tournament with 16 goals in five games, but its best player has been its goalkeeper, Meike Kaemper. All throughout the tournament, Kaemper has been outstanding, and she will need another big game ... Read the whole story
[VACLAV JEZEK TOURNAMENT] Mukwelle Akale added to his growing reputation as he was named the top player at his second international tournament this year after scoring the winning goal in the U.S. under-18 national team's 1-0 win over Ukraine in the final of the Vaclav Jezek Memorial Tournament in the ... Read the whole story
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Julian Green dressed for only the second time with the Bayern Munich first team as the German champions opened the German Bundesliga season with a 2-1 win over Wolfsburg. The accent was on youth as Bayern coach Pep Guardiola dressed four teenagers, including 17-year-old Gianluca Gaudino, who stole ... Read the whole story
[VACLAV JEZEK TOURNAMENT] The USA got goals from recent MLS signings Sebastian Saucedo (Real Salt Lake) and Collin Fernandez (Chicago Fire) and U-17 star Haji Wright to defeat host Czech Republic, 3-2. and move into the final of the Vaclav Jezek Memorial Tournament for under-18 national teams. The U.S. performance ... Read the whole story
[UNDER-20 WOMEN'S WORLD CUP] Oklahoma Courtney Dike, who set an Under-20 Women's World Cup record for the fastest goal, scoring 18 seconds into Nigeria's match against South Korea, needed barely more than a minute to put the Super Falconets ahead en route to a 6-2 win over North Korea in ... Read the whole story

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