The U.S. U-17s have a strong chance to upset an Italian side that has struggled at times so far, writes Brent Latham.
U.S. vs. Costa Rica play-by-play
For fans, the memories of the U.S. team's draw against Italy in the 2006 World Cup abound. However, as the U.S. prepares to face Italy in the Confederations Cup, the players aren't reading too much into their previous encounter, writes Brent Latham.
On paper, the U.S. should beat Guatemala easily ( on ESPN2 and ESPN360.com), but history suggests otherwise.
U.S. men's national team coach Bob Bradley has named an initial 24-man roster for the encounter with Spain on June 4 at the Estadio El Sardinero in Santander.