USA falls to Croatia in the semifinals

[TROFEO DELLE NAZIONI] The U.S. under-15 boys national team fell to Croatia, 2-1, in the semifinals of the Trofeo Della Nazioni.

Japan went on to win the Italian under-16 tournament with a 2-0 win over Croatia in Sunday's final.

The USA sent its highly regarded under-15 national team with three under-16 reinforcements to the tournament.

Recent Fiorentina signing Joshua Perez had his second goal of the tournament for the Americans.

May 4 in Kotschach
USA 1 Croatia 2. Goals: Perez 18; Kalaica 12, Lovren 38.
USA -- Silva, Velela, Jones (Arellano), Palmer-Brown, Barbir, Zendejas, Pulisic, (Loera), Calvillo, Swanson, Perez (Rice), Wright.
Croatia -- Nevistic, Hudecek, Goda, Soldo, Kalaica, Zenko, (Delic), Lovren, Lukanovic, Dronjic (Borovec), Leovac (Simonovic), Sabolovic.

3 comments about "USA falls to Croatia in the semifinals".
  1. Luis Arreola, May 7, 2013 at 10:37 a.m.

    Who won the tournament???

  2. Luis Arreola, May 7, 2013 at 10:57 a.m.

    Mexico lost to Japan 1-0 in other Semi

  3. Aresenal Fan, May 7, 2013 at 12:29 p.m.

    Japan beat croatia 2-0 in final.
    http://www.trofeorocco.com/partite/listing/torneo/12/

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