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U.S. U-20s cruise past St. Kitts & Neves to advance to next World Cup qualifying stage

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For the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team, Friday night proved little more than a formality en route to the next stage of World Cup qualifying.

After exploding for four goals against Haiti in their second group stage match, the U.S. hung four first-half finishes on St. Kitts and Neves en route to a 4-1 win on Friday night.

U.S. U-20s vs. St. Kitts & Neves: Your Running Commentary

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The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team can push their World Cup ambitions forward on Friday, but the'll have to take care of St. Kitts & Neves to do so.

Following a huge win over Haiti, the U.S. takes on the CONCACAF minnow in the last match of the initialgroup stage of World Cup qualifying.

U.S. U-20s 4, Haiti 1: Match Highlights

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U.S. U-20s bounce back with World Cup qualifying win over Haiti

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The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team simply didn't show up to the first match of World Cup qualifying, but Tab Ramos' side certainly stepped up in a big way on Tuesday with their World Cup hopes on the line.

After conceding an early goal, the U.S. rattled off four unanswered finishes of their own to cruise past Haiti, 4-1, in the second match of the CONCACAF U-20 Championship group stage.

SBI U.S. U-20 Man of the Match: Jonathan Lewis

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Brooks Lennon may have brought the finishing touch, but it was Jonathan Lewis who stole the show for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team on Tuesday night.

Lewis drew a penalty kick , helped set up the U.S. U-20s' third goal, and created several other chances during Tuesday's 4-1 win over Haiti.

U.S. U-20s vs. Haiti: Your Running Commentary

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After dropping their opening game of World Cup qualifying, the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team is in need of a bounce-back performance on Tuesday night.

The U.S. takes on Haiti on Tuesday in a match that serves as a virtual must-win for the American squad. Haiti enters fresh off a 5-1 shellacking of St.

Ramos expects U.S. U-20s to bounce back against Haiti after tournament-opening defeat

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Tab Ramos knows the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team started World Cup qualifying on the wrong foot. They were up a man early, in control, and they conceded what turned out to be the game's only goal. It was a disappointing tournament-opening defeat, one which makes the road to the World Cup that much tougher.

U.S. U-20s fall to 10-man Panama in opening game of World Cup qualifiers

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As the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team prepared for the start of World Cup qualifying, Tab Ramos stressed the importance of starting the CONCACAF U-20 Championships on a high note.

They didn't, and they will face an uphill climb because of it.

A goal from Leandro Avila led a 10-man Panama to a 1-0 win on Saturday, handing the U.

U.S. U-20s vs. Panama: Your Running Commentary

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The road to South Korea starts on Saturday for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team.

Saturday brings the beginning of the CONCACAF U-20 Championships as the U.S. U-20s collide with Panama to open their push towards the World Cup. The competition begins with a group stage with the U.S. needing to finish in the top two of a group featuring Panama, Haiti and Saint Kitts & Nevis to reach the second round.

Ramos confident in U.S. U-20 group ahead of World Cup qualifying tournament

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For Tab Ramos, each and every experience with the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team is just a bit different. Sure, he's been through the process in two previous cycles and, sure, he's found success while working with some of the brightest prospects in the U.S. Soccer pool.

Still, Ramos feels the nerves, the uneasiness, just like all of his players, as the team embarks on their quest towards this summer's Under-20 World Cup.

Jonathan Klinsmann named starting goalkeeper for U.S. U-20s ahead of World Cup qualifying

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Jurgen Klinsmann may have departed the U.S. Soccer program, but his son will have a vital part to play in an upcoming push to a World Cup.

The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team is just days away from the start of their World Cup qualifying push, and head coach Tab Ramos has named Jonathan Klinsmann as thestarting goalkeeper for the upcoming CONCACAF U-20 Championship.

Palmer-Brown, Ebobisse headline U.S. U-20 roster for CONCACAF U-20 Championships

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A spot in the Under-20 World Cup is on the line for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National team, and head coach Tab Ramos has called in a series of experienced professionals and highly-touted rookies to help lift his side to this summer's tournament.

Portland Timbers rookie Jeremy Ebobisse, Sporting KC centerback Erik Palmer-Brown and goalkeeper Jonathan Klinsmann headline the 20-player roster bound for the CONCACAF U-20 Championship, which runs from Feb.

Ebobisse, Adams, Palmer-Brown Among U20 Call-ups

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The road to the U20 World Cup begins in earnest for the United States this week, as Tab Ramos has called in 24 players to a January training camp.

The 11-day training camp in Florida will help Ramos decide who will be named to the 20-man squad for the CONCACAF U20 Championship in San Jose, Costa Rica.

U.S. U-20s finish Four Nations Cup winless following loss to England

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The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team closed out the Four Nations Cup with a 2-0 loss to England on Monday, but two Americans stood out in the defeat.

Ovie Ejaria beat Jonathan Klinsmann with a lovely curled shot from distance in the 84th minute, opening the scoring late for the host team.

U.S. U-20 defender Hugo Arellano signs with LA Galaxy II

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U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team defender Hugo Arellano has been a part of the LA Galaxy system at the academy level. Now, Arellano is set to officially make the jump to the professional level.

LA Galaxy II announced on Monday that Arellano has signed with the USL clubafter previously representing the LA Galaxy Academy.

U.S. U-20 midfielder James Murphy joins Sheffield Wednesday

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Another U.S. youth international is making a big leap overseas, as midfielder James Murphyhasjoined English Championship side Sheffield Wednesday.

Murphyhas signed a three-year contract with the English club, the player confirmed to SBI on Thursday. The team is expected to announce the deal in the coming days.

U.S. U-20s fail to reach knockout round in Dallas Cup

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The U.S. Under-20 National Team's run in the 2016 Dallas Cup has come to an end.

The Americans tied Hoffenheim, 3-3, in their final group match of the Dallas Cup on Thursday, eliminating the U.S. from the competition before the knockout stage. Seattle Sounders draftee Victor Mansaray scored in the game, while Jeremy Ebobisse and Aaron Herrera added the two other U.

Recent U.S. U-20 call-up Josh Doughty joins Canada U-20 camp

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Josh Doughty's name was one of 36 players called into January's U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team camp, but he didn't attend, and now the Manchester United product has re-joined Canada for camp.

Canada announced on Tuesday that Doughty had received clearance to join Canada's U-20 squad for camp in England.

Tab Ramos names U.S. U-20 roster for 2016 Dallas Cup

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Tab Ramos has named a diverse roster for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team's first tournament of 2016.

Manchester United's Matthew Olosunde, University of California goalkeeper Jonathan Klinsmann and Liverpool midfielder Brooks Lennon headline a 22-player roster for the upcoming Dallas Cup.

SBI Spotlight: After growing up in Brazil, Luis Felipe is back in the USA for next step in pro career

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Luis Felipe has spent most of his life growing up in Brazil, but has always felt very American.

Born in New York to Brazilian parents, Felipe leftthe country at just three years old due to health issues caused by the local weather. Felipe settled in his parents' native country of Brazil, working his way up through the youth ranks at Brazilian club Cruzeiro while in pursuit of a pro career.

U.S. U-20s begin 2016 with two wins, compete in two friendlies Tuesday

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The games may not have been against international competition, but the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team started 2016 off right with two wins.

The U.S. competed in its first two domestic friendlies of the year on Jan. 8, and defeated both SIMI Monteverde and Weston Select by a scoreline of 3-0 at Florida International University Stadium.

Tab Ramos calls in 36 players for January U.S. Under-20 camp

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While 2016 will be an important year for the United States Men's National Team as it continues preparations for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, its youth teams have just as much at stake.

On Saturday, U.S. Under-20 coach Tab Ramos announced his 36-man roster for the team's upcoming January camp in Miami, Florida.

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U.S. youth international Stanko tears ACL with SC Freiburg

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By CARL SETTERLUND

One of the rising U.S. Men's National Team prospects has been dealt a setback.

Former Under-20 U.S. star Caleb Stanko signed his first professional deal back in May with German club SC Freiberg, but will need to wait a while longer to make his Bundesliga debut after tearing his right anterior cruciate ligamentin training.

U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team 1, Argentina U-20 1

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U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team 2, Racing Club Reserves 0: Match Highlights

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U-20 USMNT ends Argentina trip with comeback win, draw

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By FRANCO PANIZO

The Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team has left Argentina feeling pretty good about itself.

The U.S. ended its trip to Buenos Aires on Tuesday by playing to a 1-1 draw with Argentina's U-20s, giving the Americans a 2-0-1 record in the three friendlies they played there during the past week.

U-20 USMNT open Argentina training camp with win vs. Racing Club reserves

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By DAN KARELL

The Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team kicked off their Argentina training camp on a positive note.

Two first half goals, one from Zach Pfeffer and one from Romain Gall, led the U-20s to a 2-0 victory over Racing Club reserves in a friendly match on Thursday morning.

Gall, Martir replace Thompson, Turner for U-20 USMNT training camp

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By DAN KARELL

The Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team have made a couple of late additions to their roster for this month's training camp.

With the U-20s set to fly to Buenos Aires on Monday, head coach Tab Ramos called in both Columbus Crew midfielder Romain Gall and Chivas de Guadalajara defender Luis Martir as replacements for San Jose Earthquakes forward Tommy Thompson and Orlando City defender Tyler Turner.

Earthquakes’ Thompson among 19 players called in for U-20 training camp

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By RYAN TOLMICH

The U.S. Men's U-20 National Team is set to embark on a 10-day training camp to kick off September, and head coach Tab Ramos has taken the chance to call in slew of familiar faces.

U.S. Soccer announced Friday that Ramos has selected a 19-player roster for a training camp inBuenos Aires, Argentina that is set to take place from Sept.

U.S. U-20 Men’s National Team Wins NTC Invitational

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By RYAN TOLMICH

Despite settling for a scoreless draw in their third and final tournament game, theUnder-20 U.S. Men's National Team did just enough to bring home some hardware.

The U.S. and Australia played to a 0-0 draw last Friday at StubHub Center, but the result earned the U.

U-20 USMNT crush Bermuda in second game of NTC Invitational

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By DAN KARELL

There was no need for a comeback on Wednesday evening.

After needing late heroics to defeat Chile last Monday, the Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team returned to the field on Wednesday and scored three times in the first half, cruising to a 4-0 victory over Bermuda in the second match of the NTC Invitational.

U-20 USMNT come from behind to edge Chile in first NTC game

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By FRANCO PANIZO

It took a come-from-behind effort, but the Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team is off to a winning start in California.

The U.S. defeated Chile in their first 2014 National Training Center Invitational match on Monday, using a pair of second-half goals from a couple of substitutes in a 2-1 victory.

Rubin discusses move to Holland, time with U.S. U-17s and U-20s

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Fresh faces included in U-20 USMNT training camp roster

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By DAN KARELL

With the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship less than six months away, Under-20 USMNT head coach Tab Ramos is giving some players on the fringes of the U-20 player pool a hard look during a July training camp.

Ramos has called in a 20-man squad for a training camp at the National Training Center in Carson, Calif, including fresh faces such as Fernando Arce Jr.

U-20 USMNT suffer loss in friendly vs. RailHawks

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By FRANCO PANIZO

The Under-20 U.S. Men's National Team played the first of three May friendlies on Tuesday, and it will surely be hoping for better results in the next two.

The U.S. got off to losing start inits training camp in North Carolina by suffering a 2-1 loss vs.

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Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

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The UEFA Champions League headlines a busy Tuesday, but it's far from the only competition boasting interesting matchups throughout the day.

Manchester City's clash with Monaco serves as the main event, as Pep Guardiola and co. look to push on in continental play. Bayer Leverkusen and Atletico Madrid collide in the day's other match as last year's runners-up look to start hot on the road.

U.S. U-20 midfielder Tyler Adams out with ankle injury

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The U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team got off to a toughstart on Friday against Panama, losing to make the road to the Under-20 World Cup that much more difficult. However, it appears the match isn't the only thing the U.S. lost on Saturday, as they will now push on without a major contributor.

Robinson, Ebobisse and Klinsmann among 24 called into U.S. Under-20 camp

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Three of the top four picks in Friday's MLS Draft in Los Angeles will be spending some more time together in the area as they look to impress U.S. Under-20 national team head coach Tab Ramos.

Miles Robinson, Jonathan Lewis and Jeremy Ebobisse are among the 24 players called into U.S. Under-20 camp taking place at the U.

Report: Ramos emerges as frontrunner for Fire head coaching position

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Heading into the MLS offseason, the Chicago Fire had coaching job has been a major talking point, and it appears that a frontrunner has emerged from the pack of candidates.

Goal USA is reportingthat U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team head coach Tab Ramoshas emerged as the leading candidate for the Chicago Fire head coaching position.

Tricky decisions ahead for U-20 head coach Ramos

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By DAN KARELL

Tab Ramos has some difficult decisions ahead.

With exactly fourmonths until the start of the 2015 CONCACAF Under-20 Championships, time is running short for the U.S. Under-20 Men's National Team coaching staff to selecta 20-man squad to take part in the tournament.