United States men's national under-18 soccer team

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United States Under-18
Nickname(s) Team USA
The Stars and Stripes[1][2]
The Yanks
Association United States
Soccer Federation
Confederation CONCACAF
Head coach Javier Perez
FIFA code USA
First colours
Second colours

The United States U-18 Men's National Soccer team is the national under-18 association football 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 2014, the Under-18 age group will consist of players born on Jan. 1, 1997 or later.

Though the team does not compete in a world championship, head coach Javier Perez [3] and his squad will compete in international tournaments and hold several domestic training camps throughout the year.

Fixtures and results[edit]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The following 20 players were named to the roster for a friendly against Siroki Brijeg & Bosnia-Herzegovina on April 25, 28 & 30, 2015.

No. Pos. Player DoB/Age Caps Club
1GK Jonathan Klinsmann (1997-04-08) April 8, 1997 (age 18) United States Irvine Strikers
1GK Mason Stajduhar (1997-12-02) December 2, 1997 (age 17) United States Orlando City SC
2DF Marcello Borges (1997-09-13) September 13, 1997 (age 17) United States New York Red Bulls II
2DF Kyle Duncan (1997-08-08) August 8, 1997 (age 17) United States New York Red Bulls
2DF Justen Glad (1997-02-28) February 28, 1997 (age 18) United States Real Salt Lake
2DF Pablo Pelaez (1997-07-26) July 26, 1997 (age 17) United States San Diego Surf
2DF Mauricio Pineda (1997-10-17) October 17, 1997 (age 17) United States Chicago Fire
2DF Tommy Redding (1997-01-27) January 27, 1997 (age 18) United States Orlando City SC
2DF Amir Bashti (1997-03-21) March 21, 1997 (age 18) United States San Jose Earthquakes
3MF Jeremiah Gutjahr (1997-08-10) August 10, 1997 (age 17) United States Indiana Fire
3MF Cameron Lindley (1997-07-18) July 18, 1997 (age 17) United States Chicago Fire
3MF Victor Mansaray (1997-02-22) February 22, 1997 (age 18) United States Seattle Sounders FC
3MF James Murphy (1997-09-17) September 17, 1997 (age 17) unattached
3MF Emmanuel Sabbi (1997-12-24) December 24, 1997 (age 17) United States Chicago Magic PSG
3MF Ben Swanson (1997-07-18) July 18, 1997 (age 17) United States Columbus Crew
3MF Eryk Williamson (1997-06-11) June 11, 1997 (age 17) United States D.C. United
3MF Jackson Yueill (1997-05-12) May 12, 1997 (age 18) United States Minnesota Thunder
4FW Mukwelle Akale (1997-01-18) January 18, 1997 (age 18) Spain Villarreal CF
4FW Brooks Lennon (1997-09-22) September 22, 1997 (age 17) United States RSL Arizona
4FW Christian Lucatero (1997-06-17) June 17, 1997 (age 17) United States Houston Dynamo

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