2014 Youth Pan American Championship (Men)

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Continental Qualifier for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing, China

USA v Canada


# Info Time Teams Score Status Match Sheet
6 February 2014
15 Round-Robin 11:30am USA USA - CAN Canada 5 - 6 Final    x 2  

Match Report

The last match of Day 3 of the Men’s Youth Pan Am Championships featured USA vs. Argentina.  With some quick attacking Canada scored their 1st goal early in the contest, with a field goal by their captain # 19, B. Panesar. Panesar scored again only moments later to bring the score to 2-0. USA then won a penalty challenge which #8, J. Schindler, skillfully converted to bring the score to 2-1. One minute later Canada # 18, B. Pereira, scored a powerful undercut which beat the keeper for their 3rd goal of the contest. The 1st period ended 3-1 in favor of Canada.

Just minutes into the 2nd period USA converted a 2 v 1 against the Canada goalkeeper with a last post tap in by #12 J. Singh. Canada then replied within seconds to bring the score to 4-2. With the game getting faster and more physical as time went on USA won a penalty challenge which was converted by #8, J. Schindler. With a flurry of goals in the 2nd period both teams are able to increase their scores with Canada having the better of the match up to end the period 6-4.

With quick substitution and endless pressure both teams started the 3rd period fairly even but USA was able to score by a strike by #12, J Singh, to claw their way back into the game. Just moments before the end of the match Canada won a challenge but failed to convert. The last match of the day ended 6-5 in favor of Canada.The completion of the round-robin matches see top finisher, Argentina and second place Canada gain access to the semi-final round. The two qualification matches to start off the action on Day 4 will feature Mexico vs. Puerto Rico and USA vs. Guatemala.  


Team Minute Shirt # Player Action
CAN 2 19 PANESAR Balraj FG
CAN 4 19 PANESAR Balraj FG
CAN 6 18 PEREIRA Brandon FG
USA 15 12 SINGH Javieer FG
CAN 16 9 SANDHU Vikramjeet FG
CAN 22 18 PEREIRA Brandon FG
USA 23 12 SINGH Javieer FG
CAN 24 18 PEREIRA Brandon FG
USA 32 12 SINGH Javieer FG
PUR v GUA (Round-Robin) MEX v PUR (1/4 final)

Final Standings

  1. Argentina
    1. Argentina
  2. Canada
    2. Canada
  3. Mexico
    3. Mexico
  4. USA
    4. USA
  5. Puerto Rico
  6. Guatemala
    6. Guatemala

Pool Standings

Team GP W D L GD P
Argentina  ARG 5 5 0 0 68 15
Canada  CAN 5 4 0 1 44 12
USA  USA 5 2 1 2 8 7
Mexico  MEX 5 2 1 2 -9 7
Puerto Rico  PUR 5 1 0 4 -41 3
Guatemala  GUA 5 0 0 5 -70 0