Venezuela is hosting a quadrangular tournament in the November international window, allowing its own U-20 men’s national team and three regional rivals to prepare for January’s 2019 South American Men’s U-20 Championship.
Este es el calendario de la #Vinotintosub20 para el Cuadrangular Internacional sub-20 a disputarse desde el próximo miércoles en el estadio Metropolitano de Cabudare, te esperamos!!!! #SomosDeTallaMundial #RumboAPolonia2019 #VamosVinotinto pic.twitter.com/4MniB5OtW8— La Vinotinto (@SeleVinotinto) November 8, 2018
New York Red Bulls midfielder Cristian Casseres is part of the Venezuela squad. The tournament started on November 14 and La Vinotinto won its opening game against Bolivia, 1-0. Casseres played the full 90 minutes of that match, and will hope to further cement his place in Venezuela’s plans for the forthcoming CONMEBOL U-20 Championship as this preparatory tournament progresses.
Today’s opponent is Ecuador, which lost its first game, 2-1, against Peru.
Watching this tournament is a little difficult from the USA, but there are plenty of sources for match updates. Here’s where to find a few: