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Finish fifth at Milk Cup

Posted on 03 August 2009 by ASN Staff

The U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team took fifth place at the prestigious Milk Cup with an eight-round shootout win against Israel, after a 1-1 draw, in the placement match on July 31. The team left Northern Ireland with two draws, the other coming against Germany in group play, and one loss to Denmark in the opening match. Germany earned third place in the tournament with a 5-0 drubbing of Belgium in their placement match and host Northern Ireland took home the trophy with a 2-0 win against Denmark in the final.

Date Opponent Result U.S. Goal Scorer(s) Venue
July 27 Denmark 1-2 L Bates Coleraine Showgrounds; Coleraine, Northern Ireland
July 29 Germany 1-1 T Finley Ballymena Showgrounds; Ballymena, Northern Ireland
July 31 Israel 1-1 T Okugo

Ballymena Showgrounds; Ballymena, Northern Ireland

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