Canada U-20 to face USA on Thursday
Posted on 15 December 2010 in Men's U-20 TeamCanada will face USA in a men's U-20 international friendly match on Thursday 16 December in Boca Raton, FL. The match will be played at Lynn University with a 15.00 local kickoff (15.00 ET / 12.00 PT). This is the first of two matches in three days between the two CONCACAF rivals.
A full account of the Canada-USA match will be provided at CanadaSoccer.com. Fans can also follow live updates via www.twitter.com/CanadaSoccerEN.
This will be the first Canada-USA meeting at this level since 22 December 2008. Both Canada and USA are currently preparing for the 2011 CONCACAF Men's Under-20 Championship in Guatemala. The tournament runs 3-17 April.
This is Canada's second international match of the 2010 season. In coach Valerio Gazzola's debut with this team on 18 May 2010, Canada played to a 0:0 draw against Japan. In this particular December camp in USA, Canada's training has gone well throughout the week, including a intrasquad match that was played on Tuesday.