U.S. U-17 MNT team to play Brazil at Nike Friendlies


CHICAGO,ILLINOIS (BDCi) — The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team will face England, Brazil and Portugal in he 2013 Nike International Friendlies which will take place Dec. 9-13 in Lakewood Ranch, Florida.

The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team took third place at the 2013 Nike International Friendlies and won the 2011 Nike Friendlies with a 3-1 victory over Brazil in the final. Portugal is the defending champion heading into this event.

The U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team will open against Portugal on Dec. 9th and then face England on Dec. 11 and Brazil on Dec. 13. All matches will streamed live on ussoccer.com.

2013 Nike International Friendlies Schedule (All times iisted EST)

Monday Dec. 9

2 p.m. England vs Brazil

5 p.m USA vs Portugal

Wednesday Dec. 11

2 p.m Brazil vs Portugal

5 p.m USA vs England

Friday Dec. 13

2 p.m Portugal vs England

5 p.m USA vs Brazil