2016 id2 NSIT

 

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Members of the 2016 id2 National Selection International Tour traveled to Spain, Feb. 20-March 2. This marked the third trip to Spain in id2 history and the first time since US Club Soccer signed a long-term technical partnership with LaLiga.

This id2 National Selection International Tour was the final programming element of the id2 Program cycle targeting boys born in 2002. The annual trip is organized through strong support from Nike, as well as LaLiga and Premier International Tours.

Previous international tours: 2015 (Argentina)2014 (Italy) | 2013 (Spain) | 2012 (Spain) | 2011 (Scotland & England) | 2010 (Netherlands & Germany)

News / Media Coverage:

Roster:

Number Name Position Hometown Club Birth Year
00 Charlton Alonso GK Paramus, N.J. World Class FC 2002
2 Erik Centeno D Stockton, Calif. Earthquakes – East Valley FC 2002
1 Gandhi Cruz GK Aurora, Ill. Chicago Magic PSG 2002
11 Jack de Vries M Wayne, Pa. Philadelphia Union 2002
9 Cameron Dunbar F Chula Vista, Calif. Albion SC 2002
14 Daniel Edelman M Warren, N.J. PDA 2003
10 Max Goeggel M San Francisco, Calif. Ballistic United SC 2002
5 Ryan Hikida D Issaquah, Wash. Issaquah SC 2002
6 Bryang Kayo M Montgomery Village, Md. Bethesda-Olney 2002
17 Kawika Kelii F Waianae, Hawaii Maui United SC 2002
12 Wyatt McCarthy M New York, N.Y. Manhattan SC 2002
7 Alfredo Moran Loera F Chula Vista, Calif. Surf SC 2002
16 Thomas Musto M Makawao, Hawaii Surf Hawaii SC 2003
15 Matthew Owusu D Finksburg, Md. Baltimore Celtic SC 2002
8 Nicola Rosamilia M Roseland, N.J. Ironbound SC 2002
3 Derrick Silva D Tucson, Ariz. Tanque Verde SC 2002
4 Luis Toledo D Longmont, Colo. FC Boulder 2002
18 Andrew Tong D Chelmsford, Mass. GPS Massachusetts 2002

Head of Delegation: Tim Lesiak (Maineville, Ohio)
Head Coach:
Gerry McKeown (Summit, N.J.)
Assistant Coach:
Jim Barlow (Montgomery, N.J.)
Goalkeeper Coach:
Matt Bernard (Folsom, Calif.)
US Club Soccer – NPL General Manager: Leo Garcia (Mount Pleasant, S.C.)
US Club Soccer – Communications Manager: Tyler Heffernan (Johns Island, S.C.)
Athletic Trainer: Chris Young (Annandale, Va.)
U.S. Soccer Technical Advisor: Todd Saldaña (El Segundo, Calif.)

Game schedule:

Date & Time Opponent Location Result
Tuesday, Feb. 23 at 6:45 p.m. Valencia Infantil A (2002s) Paterna Training Ground 2-1 L
Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. Villarreal CF Infantil A (2002s) Villarreal Ciutat Deportiva 4-0 L
Monday, Feb. 29 at 7 p.m. Espanyol Infantil A (2002s) Campo de juego Badalona 3-2 L
Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m. FC Barcelona Infantil A (2002s) Ciutat Deportiva Joan Gamper 3-2 L

* All times were local.