• Sunday May 07, 2017

    CU17 Preview, Final: May 7, 2017

    Action from the CONCACAF Under-17 Championship match between the USA and Mexico (green jersey on April 26, 2017, in Panama City, Panama. (Photo: Straffon Images)

    2017 CONCACAF UNDER-17 CHAMPIONSHIP

    Panama

    April 21 – May 7, 2017  

    May 7, 2017

    Estadio Rommel Fernandez –Panama City, Panama 

    FINAL 

    USA v Mexico, 4:00 p.m. ET

    Mexico leads CU17 series: 4W-1D-1L (16GF, 11GA) 

    All-Time CU17 Results

    1987: Mexico 3, USA 1 (at Tegucigalpa, Honduras)

    1991: Mexico 1, USA 1 (at Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago)

    1992: Mexico 4, USA 3 (at Santiago de Cuba, Cuba)

    1994: Mexico 2, USA 1 (at San Salvador, El Salvador)

    1996: Mexico 3, USA 1 (at Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago)

    2017: Mexico 3, USA 4 (at Panama City, Panama)

    Last Meeting

    April 26, 2017 (Panama City, Panama) Mexico 3, USA 4

    Roberto de la Rose 6’, 44’; own-goal, Jaylin Lindsey 90’+2 / Josh Sargent 26’, 40’; Blaine Ferri 51’; Ayo Akinola 84’  

    USA

    First Round: 1st place, Group C … 3W-0D-0L; 10GF, 3GA

    Classification Stage: 1st place, Group D … 2W-0D-0L; 9GF, 2GA

    -     First Round Results (Group C): 5-0 win v Jamaica (Chris Durkin 53'; Tim Weah 76'; Josh Sargent 87'; Ayo Akinola 88', 90'+2); 4-3 win v Mexico (Josh Sargent 26’, 40; Blaine Ferri 51’; Ayo Akinola 84’); 1-0 win v El Salvador (Zyen Jones 52’)

    • Classification Stage Results (Group D): 3-0 win v Honduras (Josh Sargent 25’, 82’; Ayo Akinola 65’); 6-2 win v Cuba (Indiana Vassilev 16’; own-goal, Miguel Coll 37’; Andrew Carleton 39’; Zyen Jones 49’; Bryan Reynolds 84’; Tim Weah 88’)

    -     Appearances: 17-1983, 1987, 1988, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017

    • All-Time Record: 57W 12D 11L 211GF 69GA
    • Best Finish: Champion-3 (1983, 1992, 2011)
    • Qualification Method: automatic North American entrant
    • CU17 Final Record: 1W 1D 0L 3GF 0GA
    • CU17 Final Results: (1983) 0-0 draw, 5:3 pens v Trinidad & Tobago; (2011) 3-0 win aet v Canada (Nathan Smith 91’; Andrew Oliver 99’; Alfred Koroma 119’)
    • 13 of 19 2017 CU17 goals scored in 2nd half
    • Scored 3 goals or more in 13 of last 22 CU17 games
    • Posted a perfect record in 3 CU17 editions: 2001 (3-0-0); 2009 (3-0-0); 2011 (5-0-0)

    -     FIFA U-17 World Cup Appearances: 15-1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2015 

    Mexico

    First Round: 2nd place, Group C … 2W-0D-1L; 14GF, 5GA

    Classification Stage: 1st place, Group E … 2W-0D-1L; 7GF, 1GA 

    -     First Round Results (Group C): 6-0 win v El Salvador (own-goal, Kevin Menjivar 1'; Luis Olivas 31’; Daniel Lopez 35’, 46’; own-goal, Giovanni Avila 41’; Alan Maeda 75’); 3-4 loss v USA (Roberto de la Rosa 6’, 44’; own-goal, Jaylin Lindsey 90’+2); 5-1 win v Jamaica (Jairo Torres 24’, 35’; Daniel Lopez 32’, 62’; Adrian Vazquez 61’)

    • Classification Stage Results (Group E): 1-0 win v Panama (Jairo Torres 32’); 6-1 win v Costa Rica (Luis Olivas 2’, 40’ pen; Roberto de la Rosa 20’; Daniel Lopez 30’, 51’; Raul Sandoval 80’)

    -     Appearances: 16-1983, 1985, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2013, 2015, 2017

    • All-Time Record: 59W 13D 5L 240GF 39GA
    • Best Finish: Champion-6 (1985, 1987, 1991, 1996, 2013, 2015)
    • Qualification Method: automatic North American entrant
    • CU17 Final Record: 2W 0D 0L 5GF 1GA
    • CU17 Final Results: (2013) 2-1 win v Panama (own-goal, Jaime De Gracia 56’; Salomon Wbias 69’); (2015) 3-0 win Honduras (Kevin Magaña 7’; Claudio Zamudio 15’; Ulises Torres 51’)
    • Scored at least 1 goal in each of last 19 CU17 games
    • 25-game CU17 unbeaten streak ended in 3-4 loss v USA on April 26, 2017 (20W-5D-1L)
    • Prior to loss v USA, previous CU17 setback came on March 26, 2003, in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada (1-4 v Costa Rica)
    • Conceded 1 goal or fewer in 20 of last 21 CU17 matches
    • FIFA U-17 World Cup Appearances: 12-1985, 1987, 1991, 1993, 1997, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015 

    -----------------------000000000000000----------------------------------------

    CONCACAF UNDER-17 CHAMPIONSHIP - FINALS

    Results 

    1983: Trinidad & Tobago 0, USA 0 … 3:5 pens (at Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago)

    2011: Canada 0, USA 3 aet (at Montego Bay, Jamaica)

    2013: Panama 1, Mexico 2 (at Panama City, Panama)

    2015: Honduras 0, Mexico 3 (at San Pedro Sula, Honduras)

  • Champions League

    Related News



RELATED NEWS YOU'LL LIKE

Under-17 World Cup: U.S. campaign ended by England

The United States’ run at the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup ended at the quarterfinal stage Saturday with a 4-1 loss to England at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

U-17 World Cup: Honduras eliminated by Brazil

Honduras was eliminated from the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup after a 3-0 loss to Brazil in the Round of 16 on Wednesday at Jawaharlal Nehru International Stadium.

U-17 World Cup: Iran edges Mexico in Round of 16

Iran earned a spot in the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup quarterfinals, scoring two early goals and holding on for a 2-1 win over Mexico on Tuesday at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.

Weah hat-trick powers U.S. past Paraguay, into quarterfinals

A historic performance by Tim Weah helped the United States earn a 5-0 win over Paraguay on Monday to advance to the quarterfinals of a FIFA U-17 World Cup for the first time since 2005.

U-17 World Cup: Mexico progresses after draw with Chile

A 0-0 draw against Chile on Saturday was enough to see Mexico through to the Round of 16 in the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup.