Sunday, July 31, 2011
U17 World Cup Champion Richard Sanchez to lead March to the Match
FC Dallas and Mexico U17 World Cup Champion goalkeeper, Richard Sanchez will lead FC Dallas’ pre-game parade from The Londoner Pub in Frisco to the Lamar Hunt statue on the north concourse at Pizza Hut Park prior to Sunday’s match against Chivas USA. The march starts at 5:30 p.m. CT today.
FC Dallas goalkeeper Richard Sanchez became the first American-born player to win a FIFA men’s title when he started for Mexico in its 2-0 win over Uruguay to win the Under-17 World Cup before 105,000 fans at Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium on Sunday, July 10. Sanchez started every game in goal for Mexico, posting a 1.00 goals against average and earning two shutouts in the tournament.