2007 FIFA U20 World Cup: Austria eliminates Americans in Quarter Finals
Saturday, July 14, 2007
|Attendance||19,526 in Toronto's National Soccer Stadium|
|Goalscorers for Austria||Okotie (43'), Hoffer (105')|
|Goalscorers for United States||Altidore (15')|
|Bookings (Austria)||Kavlak 33', Junuzovic 44', Stanlislaw 70', Madl 115', Hoffer 122' (Yellow (5))|
|Bookings (United States)||Rogers 46'+, Wallace 50', Szetela 52', Bradley 56', Sturgis 72', Wallace 104', Valentin 113' (Yellow (7)); Wallace 104' (Red (1))|
The Americans opened the scoring in the 15th minute with a cross coming off the left flank to New York Red Bull forward Josmer Altidore. Just before halftime, Rubin Okotie leveled the score at 1-1. There was no scoring second half.
With the score level at 1 goal each, the game went into extra time. After 13 minutes into the 1st extra frame and a sending off for a second yellow card, Erwin Hoffer came off the bench and scored the game winner.
Austria will play either Czech Republic or Spain in the Semi Finals
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