North Texas Soccer Club forward Ricardo Pepi has been called up to the U.S. Under-17 Men’s National Team by head coach Raphael Wicky for the Concacaf U-17 Championship.
The Concacaf U-17 Championship takes place in Bradenton, Fla. From May 1 to May 16. The United States is in Group F and will kick off its tournament on May 2 against Canada. Its second game is against Barbados on May 4 and will finish the group stage on May 6 against Guatemala. The top four finishing countries will qualify for the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil this Fall.
The USL League One leading scorer will miss two games with NTSC while on international duty for the second time with the US U17s.