Monday , November 23 2020

USMNT roster: Pulisic, McKennie title team to tackle England and Italy



Borussia Dortmund's star only made an appearance for the US. in 2018, but it is going to appear in two European friends

The final friends of the US national team in 2018 will present many of the same young faces that have made the team this year and a star that will hope to appear after six months away.

Christian Pulisic leads the 28-player team to face England and Italy in upcoming friendships. Borussia Dortmund's midfielder has only one USMNT match in 2018, having lost friendships in October after being injured.

Weston McKennie is also back in the fold after his October friends were out injured in the leg. Schalke's midfielder was the regular starter of the national team in 2018.

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Intermediate coach Dave Sarachan called a team with several players who were still participating in the MLS play-offs, including Tyler Adams's New York Red Bulls and Aaron Long, Zack Steffen's Columbus Crew pair and Wil Trapp's Darlington Nagbe and Brad Gizan.

Romain Gall is the lonely new face of the team. Midfielder Malmo and former Columbus Crew were enjoying a special year in Sweden, winning the first appearance of their national team in the process.

Fulham's Luca de la Torre midfielder also makes his return to the national team after making his debut at the USMNT in June friendly against Ireland.

The USMNT will kick off the London training camp on Monday before facing England at Wembley Stadium on November 15th. He will then face Italy in Genk, Belgium on November 20th.

Full list

GKALKEEPER (3): Brad Gjan (Atlanta Eden, 59/0), Ethan Horvath (Club Brugge / BEL, 2/0)
Zack Steffen (Columbus Crew, 6/0)

RECORDS (10): John Brooks (Wolfsburg / GER · 35/3), Reggie Cannon (Dallas 1/0), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Swansea City / WAL, 6/0) / FRA · 10/1), Andrew Robinson (Wigan Athletic / ENG · 6/0), Joyce Moore (Reus Deportiu / ESP · 3/0), DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United / ENG · 56/0), Walker Zimmerman (LAFC · 3/0)

MIDFIELDERS (13): Kellyn Acosta (Colorado Rapids · 21/2), Tyler Adams (New York Red Bulls · 7/1), Romain Gall (Malmo / SWE · 0/0), Luca de la Torre (Fulham / ENG; Marc Delgado (Toronto FC / CAN · 5/0), Julian Green (Greuther Fürth / GER · 14/4), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy · 3/1), Weston McKennie (Schalke / GER · 6) / 1), Darlington Nagbe (Atlanta United FC 25/1), Christian Pulisic (Borussia Dortmund / GER 21/9), Kenny Saief (Anderlecht / BEL 3/0), Wil Trapp (Columbus Crew SC, Weah (Paris Saint-Germain / FRA · 7/1)

PROSPECTS (2): Josh Sargent (Werder Bremen / GER · 5/2), Bobby Wood (Hannover 96 / GER · 43/13)


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