In its quest to continue its streak of being the only nation to qualify for every U-17 World Cup, the U.S. U-17 boys national team will face Canada, Cuba
and Honduras next spring at the Concacaf championship in Tijuana, Mexico.
The USA was drawn into Group A in the tournament (April 21-May 2) that will qualify four teams from Concacaf
for the 2009 U-17 World Cup.
Coach Wilmer Cabrera
will be at the helm of his first qualifying tournament, from which four teams will qualify for the finals in Nigeria (Oct.
24-Nov. 15). CONCACAF U-17 Championship
April 21-May 2 Group A:
USA, Honduras, Canada, Cuba Group B:
Mexico, Costa Rica,
Guatemala, Trinidad & Tobago