MNT May 25, 2012
Since this is one of only two opportunities the U.S. team will be together for a month-long stretch before 2014, U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann is treating these matches like a "five-game tournament", trying to simulate as much as possible what the experience would be like in a World Cup, from training to travel and logistics.
Even the smallest details are being considered, and one of the rules of any FIFA tournament is that the roster is 23 players, numbers must be 1-23 and the jerseys must have names on the back. So for these games, Klinsmann is doing just that. Here is the U.S. roster by number: