The New York Red Bulls U-17s learned their opponents for the final round of the 2014-2015 Generation Adidas Cup. They are in Group A of the Premier Division and will face off against the Houston Dynamo, the Seattle Sounders FC, and Sport Club de Recife of Brazil.
The Red Bulls Academy plays Houston on March 29th at 10 a.m., Recife on March 30th at 12 p.m., and Seattle on April 1st at 10 a.m. The tournament is hosted at the Toyota Soccer Center in Frisco, Texas, and select matches will be streamed on MLSsoccer.com
The Red Bulls started the GA tournament in the Eastern regional and finished third after losing their final match to the Philadelphia Union U-17s, 1-0. The top two teams from each regional tournament advanced to the Championship Division.
This year’s 2014-2015 Generation adidas Cup finals will feature a total of 17 MLS academy teams, as well as the Chivas USA youth squad and 10 international clubs, including River Plate (Argentina), Athletic Bilbao (Spain), Pumas UNAM (Mexico), Palmeiras (Brazil), Eintracht Frankfurt (Germany) and Aspire Academy (Qatar).
Six international teams will compete with the top six MLS academies in the Champions Division, while the remaining 11 MLS teams, Chivas USA and the other international clubs will compete in the Premier Division.