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Reyna steps down as US Soccer Youth director

May 22, 2013

From U.S. Soccer: Claudio Reyna has left his position as U.S. Soccer Youth Technical Director for a new role with the MLS expansion club New York City Football Club. “During his time U.S. Soccer’s Youth Technical Director, Claudio helped modernize the approach to youth player development in this country and put us on a path… Read More ›

Tie eliminates U.S. U17 Women World Cup team

BAKU, Azerbaijan (Sept. 29, 2012) — The U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team drew with Korea DPR 1-1 to finish undefeated in Group B play with five points at the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup. In an extremely rare occurrence, North Korea and France also finished with five points, but as both ended group play… Read More ›

U.S. Women’s U17s cruise to victory

BAKU, Azerbaijan — The United States scored five second-half goals and defeated Gambia 6-0 on Tuesday at Dalga Arena in its second match of the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup. Summer Green scored three goals and Amber Munerlyn, Morgan Stanton and Toni Payne each added a tally, setting up a crucial Group B finale… Read More ›

U17 Women: U.S., France tie

LANKARAN, Azerbaijan — The United States opened the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup with a scoreless draw against France on Saturday in the Group B opener for both teams at Lankaran Stadium. U.S. goalkeeper Jane Campbell had 12 saves as the defense withstood France’s attack to share second place in the group stage. Korea… Read More ›