THE U.S. Men’s National Team has introduced their 26-man roster for their upcoming friendlies.
The USMNT is about to face Japan and Saudi Arabia on September 23 and 27 respectively.
These matches will happen on the Düsseldorf Arena in Germany and the Estadio Nueva Condomina in Spain.
Head coach Gregg Berhalter’s roster is close to full energy, with only some lacking by way of harm such as goalkeeper Zack Steffen and forwards Timothy Weah and Daryl Dike.
Promising children such as Barcelona loanee winger Konrad de la Fuente, Venezia midfielder Gianluca Busio, and New York Red Bulls midfielder Caden Clark all missed out.
Berhalter stated, by way of US Soccer: “As we method the World Cup, that is one other alternative for us to take a step ahead as a bunch.
“We have a robust roster and can use these video games as a measuring stick in opposition to World Cup opponents as we proceed to achieve useful expertise forward of going to Qatar.”
Ethan Horvath (Luton Town), Sean Johnson (New York City FC), Matt Turner (Arsenal)
Arsenal backup Turner is essentially the most skilled of the keepers accessible and, as such, maybe the favourite to start out with Manchester City quantity two Steffen out injured.
Reggie Cannon (Boavista), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Celtic), Sergiño Dest (AC Milan), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls), Chris Richards (Crystal Palace), Joe Scally (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Sam Vines (Royal Antwerp), DeAndre Yedlin (Inter Miami), Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC)
Dest’s final minute transfer to Italy can have been good news for Berhalter and Co.
Hopefully, it will see the promising teenager get his profession again on monitor after a disappointing spell at Barcelona.
Kellyn Acosta (LAFC), Tyler Adams (Leeds United), Luca de la Torre (Celta Vigo), Weston McKennie (Juventus), Yunus Musah (Valencia), Malik Tillman (Rangers)
Musah is the actual star right here, having continued to impress this season as an integral a part of Valencia’s midfield.
The 19-year-old has two assists in 5 appearances in La Liga.
Brenden Aaronson (Leeds United), Paul Arriola (FC Dallas), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders), Ricardo Pepi (Groningen), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea), Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund), Josh Sargent (Norwich City)
Aaronson’s electrical kind within the Premier League bodes properly with the World Cup on the horizon, particularly teamed with fellow teenager Reyna’s two assists within the Champions League, and Pepi’s first Eredivisie help final weekend.
Norwich striker Sargent is the U.S.’ most in-form in entrance of aim, with 5 targets in eight video games within the Championship.