[COPA MEXICO DE NACIONES]
The U.S. under-15 boys national team moved into the semifinals of the Copa Mexico de Naciones with a 1-0 win over Costa Rica on
Wednesday. Joe Gallardo Jr.
had his fifth goal of the tournament for the USA, which will face Uruguay in Friday's semifinals.
for pictures from USA-Costa Rica.)
Goalkeeper Kevin Silva
saved a penalty kick early in the second half and after a red card to the Costa Rican captain, Gallardo scored on a pass from Christian
to give the USA its third straight win after opening play with a 1-0 loss to Brazil.
Gallardo scored twice goals against Panama and Uruguay, which won its quarterfinal
match over Colombia on penalty kicks. USA --
Silva, Lara, Velela, Adams, Arellano, Calvillo, Panchot (Wright, 44), Zendejas, Gallardo,