Former Rush player scores game winner for USMNT U20
Created on Thursday, 23 October 2014 11:32
Ben Spencer Jr., former NM Rush player and current U20 USMNT player.
Former NM Rush player, Ben Spencer Jr. scored a decisive goal for the USMNT U20 team this past Jan. 24, 2015 as the USMNT U20 defeat El Salvado 2-0. USMNT U20 team needed a win vs. El Salvado and in the 37 minute Ben nodded home the gamewinning goal for the USMNT U20 team. The UNMNT got an insurance goal in the 78th minute to secure the 2-0 win over El Salvador to secure the fourth and last CONCACAF qualification for the FIFA U20 World Cup. The FIFA U20 World Cup will be held in New Zealand the end of May. Spencer played his U13-U16 club soccer for NM Rush 95B leading the team to 3 NMYSA State Championships and 3 USYS Regional Quater-finals. The staff at NM Rush would like to congratulate Ben, coach Tab Ramos, and the USMNT U20 on a great tournament! Click here for full story.