October 28, 2009
U.S. vs. Malawi in U-17 World Cup
The U.S. Under-17 Menís National Team will try to make up lost ground in the FIFA U-17 World Cup as it takes on Malawi on Thursday at 4 p.m. local time (11 a.m. ET) in Kano, Nigeria (ESPNU).
Following an opening 2-1 loss to Spain Monday, the U.S. is in third place in Group E, with the top 16 of 24 participating teams advancing to the knock-out phase.
The Americans will move to Ijebu-Ode to take on United Arab Emirates on Sunday, Nov. 1. The encounter is slated for 4 p.m. local time (10 a.m. ET) and will be broadcast live on ESPNU and Galavision.
The United Arab Emirates won its Group E opener, 2-0 over Malawi.