The U17 World Cup in Azerbaijan is just hours from kicking off as are the Americans in their opening game against France. Lizzy Raben, Gabbi Miranda and Morgan Stanton (pictured with the CONCACAF Trophy) from the Colorado Rush will be in uniform for the Americans when they kickoff on Saturday (6:00AM EST). The game can be watched live on ESPN3.
In addition to the game against France on 9/22, the USA will also take on first time U17 participant Gambia (9/25) and 2008 U17 Champion Korea DPR (9/29).
For a detailed look at the U17 World Cup, please click here.
Gabbi Miranda is featured in the first 'Studio 90' video from the World Cup. Check it out below.