California's South Coast Bayern beat County Fermanagh, 3-0, on Monday and then edged Ipswich Town of England, 3-2, the next day to advance to the quarterfinals of the U-17 Premier Section at
Northern Ireland's Milk Cup, one of the world's most prestigious summer youth tournaments.
In its first game, Bayern beat County Fermanagh thanks to goals from Enrique Cardenas
, Sergio Carranza
and John Fitzpatrick
. The wins set up a date with Fluminense of
Brazil in Wednesday's quarterfinals.
Other teams in the top flight of the quarterfinals include Manchester United and Watford of England.
for a blog on South Coast Bayern's Irish journey. U.S. U-20 MILK CUP SUMMARY:
July 28 in Coleraine Northern Ireland 3 USA 1.
Goals: McLean 19, own goal 63, Owens 84;
own goal 38. USA --
Perk, Balchan (Green, 75), Davies (Bernardo, 87), Opara, Williams, Flores, Okugo (Manzonelli, 82), Wallace, Cruz (Valentin, 46),
Shea, Marosevic (Townsend, 46).