USA Under 21’s to Play Three Games in Marbella This Month
U.S. under-21 men’s national team head coach Tab Ramos has named a 20-player roster that will compete in three matches at an under-21 tournament Nov. 12-18 in Marbella, Spain.
The squad includes eight MLS players, 11 players based abroad and one player, Shaquell Moore, who has yet to sign a pro contract. It also includes Fulham’s Emerson Hyndman, who recently debuted for the U.S. national team.
The U.S. U-20s will be three games in Marbella against Russia’s U-20 national team on Nov. 12, Ireland’s U-21s on Nov. 15 and Canada’s U-20s on Nov. 18.
Three players have earned their first U-20 call-ups in Tottenham’s Cameron Carter-Vickers, who recently got the start for the U.S. U-23s against Brazil, Orlando City’s Tommy Redding and Atletico Madrid’s Dembakwi Yomba.
U.S. under-20 national team roster:
Goalkeepers (2): Santiago Castano (New York Red Bulls), Ethan Horvath (Molde/NOR).
Defenders (7): Cameron Carter-Vickers (Tottenham/ENG), Luis Martir (Guadalajara/MEX), Matthew Miazga (New York Red Bulls), Shaquell Moore (Unattached), Tommy Redding (Orlando City), John Requejo (Tijuana/MEX), Tyler Turner (Orlando City).
Midfielders (7): Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas), Russell Canouse (Hoffenheim/GER), Junior Flores (Borussia Dortmund II/GER), Romain Gall (Columbus Crew), Lynden Gooch (Sunderland/ENG), Emerson Hyndman (Fulham/ENG), Joel Sonora (Boca Juniors/ARG).
Forwards (4): Bradford Jamieson IV (LA Galaxy), Andrija Novakovich (Reading/ENG), Tommy Thompson (San Jose Earthquakes), Dembakwi Yomba (Atletico Madrid/SPA).
2014 Marbella U-21 International National Teams Football Tournament
Wednesday, Nov. 12
Russia vs. USA, 6 p.m. local (12 p.m. ET), Marbella Football Center
Saturday, Nov. 15
USA vs. Ireland, 3 p.m. local (9 a.m. ET), San Pedro Stadium
Russia vs. Canada, 6 p.m. local (12 p.m. ET), Marbella Stadium
Monday, Nov. 17
Russia vs. Ireland, 6 p.m. local (12 p.m. ET), Marbella Football Center
Tuesday, Nov. 18
Canada vs. USA, 4:30 p.m. local (10:30 a.m. ET), Marbella Football Center