United States men's national under-18 soccer team

The United States U-18 Men's National Soccer Team is the national under-18 soccer team of the United States and is controlled by the United States Soccer Federation. The U.S. Under-18 Men’s National Team serves as a transition for players between the Under-17 National Team and the Under-20 National Team. In 2018, the Under-18 age group consists of players born on Jan. 1, 2001 or later. Though the team does not compete in a world championship, head coach Omid Namazi[3] and his squad compete in international tournaments and hold several domestic training camps throughout the year.

United States Under-18
Nickname(s)The Stars and Stripes[1][2]
The Yanks
AssociationUnited States
Soccer Federation
ConfederationCONCACAF
Head coachvacant
FIFA codeUSA
First colors
Second colors

Players

Current squad

The following 21 players were called up for the Vaclav Jerez Tournament in the Czech Republic [4] Last update: 16 November 2018

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1GK David Ochoa (2001-01-16) January 16, 2001 Real Salt Lake
1GK Kris Shakes (2001-04-27) April 27, 2001 Philadelphia Union

2DF Julian Araujo (2001-08-13) August 13, 2001 LA Galaxy
2DF Nico Benalcazar (2001-06-06) June 6, 2001 New York City FC
2DF Nathan Harriel {{{age}}} Bethlehem Steel FC
2DF Julian Hinojosa {{{age}}} FC Dallas
3MF Owen Otasowie (2001-04-20) April 20, 2001 Wolverhampton Wanderers
2DF Leonardo Sepulveda (2001-06-18) June 18, 2001 LA Galaxy
3MF Stuart Ritchie (2001-09-10) September 10, 2001 Groningen

3MF Taylor Booth (2001-05-31) May 31, 2001 Bayern Munich
3MF Justin Haak {{{age}}} New York City FC
3MF Aidan Morris (2001-11-16) November 16, 2001 Columbus Crew
3MF Marcelo Palomino (2001-05-21) May 21, 2001 Houston Dynamo
3MF Thomas Roberts (2001-05-11) May 11, 2001 FC Dallas
3MF Indiana Vassilev (2001-02-16) February 16, 2001 Aston Villa

4FW Roberto Hategan {{{age}}} Sacramento Republic FC
4FW Axel Picaxo {{{age}}} Philadelphia Union
4FW Ulysses Llanez (2001-04-02) April 2, 2001 LA Galaxy
4FW Bryan Reynolds (2001-06-28) June 28, 2001 FC Dallas
4FW Gabe Segal {{{age}}} Bethesda SC
4FW Folarin Balogun {{{age}}} Arsenal FC

Recent call-ups

The following players have been called up in the past 12 months.

References

  1. "Goal.com – World Cup 2010 Preview: USA – Algeria". Retrieved June 22, 2010.
  2. "Newsweek". Retrieved June 22, 2010.
  3. http://www.topdrawersoccer.com/club-soccer/club-soccer-archives/nid-23805/Javier-Perez-named-USMNT-U18-head-coach Javier Perez Appointed Men's U-18 head coach
  4. "ussoccer.com". Retrieved November 16, 2018.

See also

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