Courtesy: usyouthfutsal.comU.S. Youth Futsal Names National Teams For Costa Rica tripPlayers selected at National I.D. Trial from 1999-2004 age groups
OVERLAND PARK, KAN. (July 26, 2017) - U.S. Youth Futsal has announced the rosters for its teams that have traveled to Costa Rica for a series of international friendlies ( July 23-31 2017)
After a year-long identification process 72 players were selected to represent the United States in Costa Rica, where the U.S. Youth Futsal U18, U16 and U14 boys and girls teams will compete from July 23 to July. 30.
Participants were selected after attending State Futsal I.D. Trials throughout the nation last fall and winter followed by the National I.D. Trial earlier this month.
"I am very excited and proud to be part of this historic event of taking our youth teams to Costa Rica," said U.S. Youth Futsal Technical Director Keith Tozer, who is preparing for his fifth visit to the Central American country. "With the coaching staff and level of players we now have I think we are very much prepared to take on this challenge." Costa Rican opponents include
Colegio Santa Ana,
Colegio Borrusia and
The Girls U18 will play against the Costa Rica womens Futsal National Team.
Teams will stay in San Jose, the host nation's capital, and train and play at the CTP Lindora training center. The visit will include one day of training and two days of team-building adventure activities prior to the three match days.
The coaching staff is helmed by U.S. Youth Futsal Technical Director Keith Tozer, U.S. Youth Futsal Director of Goalkeeping Otto Orf and The Director of Coaching Ty Stauffer. It includes Fabian Rodriguez & Director of Futsal I.D. Soorena Farboodmanesh. Laura Whiteley, USYF Social Media Administrator will be accompanying the staff also.U.S. Youth Futsal 1999-00 Boys
Owen RhydderchU.S. Youth Futsal 1999-01 Girls
Jessica VelascoU.S. Youth Futsal 2001-02 Boys
Derek LiguoriU.S. Youth Futsal 2000-02 Girls
Megan ClaytonU.S. Youth Futsal 2003-04 Boys
DAVID SILVAU.S. Youth Futsal 2003-04 Girls
Riana KitchenFP Staff