Four U.S.-based collegians remain in contention for berths on host Canada's team for the Under-20 World Cup, which will begin later this month in six Canadian cities.
Forwards Tosaint Ricketts
(Wisconsin-Green Bay) and Alex Elliott
(Portland) and defender Michael
(Kentucky) were among the players named for Canada's two-game series against the U.S. U-20s June 3-6. Canada invited 21 players to the two-game series.
Goalie David Monsalve
spent part of the 2006 season with NAIA power Mobile.
Canada has nine European-based players, including Will Johnson
of Dutch club Heerenveen. Johnson resides in Woodridge, Ill., and played for Sockers FC and MLS's Chicago Fire.