• Friday May 26, 2006

    Brazil takes final two of series against Canada

    The under-20 team of Canada lost the final two matches of the series against visiting Brazil this week in British Columbia (BC).

    After achieving their first historic victory (2:1) over Brazil in the opener of the three-game series on 19 May at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton (Alberta), Canada were beaten 3:1 in the second encounter three days later at the Centennial Stadium in Victoria, BC.

    Luis Adriano scored twice and Ji Paraná added another for the samba kings, while Andrea Lombardo had the only goal for the maple leafs in the loss in Victoria.

    The series concluded at the Swangard Stadium in Burnaby, BC as two Canadian own goals and a tally by Renatinho led Brazil to a 3:1 win on 25 May.

    UNDER-20
    Friendlies
    22.05.2006: Victoria, British Columbia CANADA; Centennial Stadium (A: 4415)
    CANADA - BRAZIL 1:3 (0:0)
    Andrea LOMBARDO 54' - JI PARANá 67' pen; LUIS ADRIANO 87', 90'
    CAN: Asmir Begovic - Kent O'Connor (84: Joey Loreth), Jonathan Bourgault (45: Keegan Ayre), Stephen Lumley, David Edgar, Jaime Peters, Cristian Nunez, Alex Elliott (31: Gavin McCallum), Will Johnson, Simeon Jackson (45: Andrea Lombardo), Kennedy Owusu-Ansah. Booked: Peters 6', Lumley 34', Bourgault 41', Lombardo 48', Sent offs: Edgar 90'
    TD: Dale MITCHELL
    BRA: Muriel - Amaral (74: Cacapa), Anderson, Edson, Fernando, Carlao (88: Nilton), Ji Paraná, Taianan, Renatinho (74: Ramon), Diogo, Beto (68: Luis Adriano). Booked: Diogo 16', Carlao 81'
    TD: Nelson RODRIGUES

    25.05.2006: Burnaby, British Columbia CANADA; Swangard Stadium (A: 6482)
    CANADA - BRAZIL 1:3 (0:1)
    Andrea LOMBARDO 67' - OG 13', 79'; RENATINHO 56'
    CAN: Asmir Begovic - Kennedy Owusu-Ansah (60: Mike D'Agostino) Stephen Lumley, David Edgar, Kent O'Connor, Simeon Jackson, Jonathan Bourgault (46: Keegan Ayre), Cristian Nunez (85: Hector Contreras), Jaime Peters, Will Johnson, Andrea Lombardo. Booked: Jackson 6', Bourgault 15', Lombardo 41', Nunez 63', Johnson 87', Sent offs: Johnson 90'+
    TD: Dale MITCHELL
    BRA: Muriel - Amaral (71: Leyrielton), Anderson, Edson, Fernando, Carlao (85: Cacapa), Ji Paraná, Taianan (59: Ramon), Renatinho (69: Luis Adriano), Diogo (82: Nilton), Beto. Booked: Amaral 44'
    TD: Nelson RODRIGUES

    Photo by Dale Macmillan/canadasoccer.com

  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

WCQ Recap: Third Round, Second Leg

On a night that saw Jamaica and Guatemala recover from first-leg deficits, the third round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup concluded Tuesday with six sides advancing to the first group stage.

Draw Determines Groups and Schedule for the 2015 CONCACAF Men's Olympic Qualifying Championship

CONCACAF conducted today the draw for the 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship, at the Torrance Marriott in Los Angeles, California.

CONCACAF Cup 2015 Provisional 35-Player Rosters Announced  

Mexico and United States name initial lists for October 10 match at Pasadena’s Rose Bowl

Final 20-Player Rosters Announced for 2015 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Championship

Tournament kicks off in Kansas City on October 1, Group B in Los Angeles the following day

World Cup Qualifying showdowns loom Tuesday

Only Tuesday stands between six sides from joining the top six seeds in the fourth round of CONCACAF qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.