LA Galaxy Academy Product Haji Wright scores as U.S. U-17 fall to Portugal

09 December 4:53 pm

LA Galaxy Academy Product Haji Wright scores as U.S. U-17 fall to Portugal

By Adam Serrano

LA Galaxy Academy forward Haji Wright scored in the U.S. Under-17's 2-1 defeat to Portugal at the Nike International Friendlies on Monday. 

Wright scored in the 13th minute to give the U.S. a lead, but the Europeans quickly answered with a goal in the 27th minute to tie the score. Portugal took the lead for good in stoppage time to defeat the Americans. 

The U.S. return to action on Wednesday against England who fell 2-1 to Brazil in their first match.