USA, Brazil, England and Korea Republic to compete in 2016 U-20 Women’s NTC Invitational
1st: England 7pts
2nd: Brazil 4pts
3rd: Korea Republic 3pts
4th: USA 1pt
U.S. Soccer to Host Four-Team U-20 Women’s Tournament at the NTC in Carson, Calif., from Sept. 14-18
U.S. Soccer will stage a four-team Under-20 women’s international tournament from Sept. 14-18 as the USA hosts Brazil, England and the Korea Republic in Los Angeles for the 2016 U-20 Women’s NTC Invitational.
All the matches will be played on the Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif.
Each of the match days – Sept. 14, 16 and 18 – will feature a doubleheader with the USA playing the second game of the day. The winner of the competition will be based on total points with the first tiebreakers being overall goal difference and then total goals scored. U.S. U-20 Women’s National Team head coach Michelle French will call up 21 players for the tournament and will name her roster in the coming weeks. Admission to the matches and parking is free to the public. All the matches will be streamed live on ussoccer.com.
2016 U-20 Women’s NTC Invitational Fixtures
|Date||Time (PT)||Match||Venue (U.S. Soccer NTC at StubHub Center)|
|Wednesday 14 September 2016||16:00||England 1 – 0 Brazil Goals From: Sarah Mayling||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
|Wednesday 14 September 2016||19:00||USA 0 – 0 Korea Republic||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
|Friday 16 September 2016||16:00||Brazil 1 – 1 Korea Republic||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
|Friday 16 September 2016||19:00||USA 0 – 1 England Goal From: Coral Haines 78′||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
|Sunday 18 September 2016||13:00||Korea Republic 0 – 0 England||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
|Sunday 18 September 2016||16:00||USA 0 – 2 Brazil Goals From:Gabbey 13′, Fernada 90+3′||Glenn “Mooch” Myernick Field – Field #1|
The USA, Brazil and the Korea Republic are currently preparing for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, which will be held in Papua New Guinea from Nov. 13-Dec. 3; England did not qualify for the competition. The USA and Brazil have participated in all seven of the FIFA U-19/U-20 Women’s World Cups that have been contested thus far. Korea Republic will be playing in their fourth consecutive FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
At the World Cup, Brazil is in Group A with host Papua New Guinea, Sweden and Korea DPR. The USA is in Group C with France, Ghana and New Zealand. The Korea Republic is in Group D with Germany, Mexico and Venezuela. Take a look at all the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2016 fixtures.
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