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USA attain U-20 Globe Cup knockouts: Cade Cowell sparks Group B-topping win


May 26, 2023

Right after the most recent outcome in Argentina, head coach Mikey Varas’ group will face a to-be-determined third-spot finisher in the Round of 16 on Tuesday, May perhaps 30. The Concacaf champions posted a plus-six purpose differential in Group B although acquiring 3 straight shutout victories more than Ecuador, Fiji and Slovakia across a week-extended stretch.

Cowell’s breakthrough came in the 38th minute, embarking on a gorgeous solo run from midfield just before cutting previous various defenders and finishing low previous goalkeeper Adam Hrdina. Tsakiris then doubled the US benefit in the 96th minute, collecting a chipped pass from Philadelphia Union homegrown Quinn Sullivan just before finishing at the close to post.

Prior to Tsakiris’ shining moment, Cowell had various possibilities to double the Yanks’ benefit through his strong runs and Genuine Salt Lake attacker Diego Luna struck the post in the 67th minute when attempting to finesse dwelling a shot. Former Chicago Fire FC goalkeeper Gaga Slonina also created a vital initially-half cease to preserve the win, displaying a sturdy hand on a best-corner-bound shot.

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