U.S. boss hails young Americans’ draw vs. Portugal after ‘difficult’ 2017

Teenager Weston McKennie scored a debut goal, but the U.S. had to settle for a draw at Portugal after a goalkeeping howler.

The FC crew react to Bruce Arena's comments during the U.S.'s draw at Portugal and a possible event for World Cup outcasts.
LEIRIA, Portugal — Acting U.S. manager Dave Sarachan said he was proud of the way his young side delivered in securing a 1-1 draw with reigning European champions Portugal after a "difficult" 2017.
Both teams put out under-strength sides, with Portugal missing the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Joao Moutinho. But with the MLS Cup playoffs still going on and with some U.S. players dealing with injuries, it was the Americans that were more shorthanded, as Sarachan handed international debuts to Schalke…Original Article

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