Tony Taylor Added to U-23 MNT Training Camp Roster
CHICAGO (March 13, 2012) - U.S. Under-23 head coach Caleb Porter has added Tony Taylor to the training camp roster, with the Estoril Praia-based striker set to arrive March 14 into Nashville. The team will train for the next week before announcing the final 20-man roster for the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament, which must be submitted by March 20 to CONCACAF.
Taylor participated in the Feb. camp with the U23s, playing the final 23 minutes in the 2-0 win against Mexico on Feb. 29 at FC Dallas Stadium.
U-23 MNT Roster By Position - Detailed Roster
GOALKEEPERS (2): Bill Hamid (D.C. United; Annandale, Va.), Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire; Lilburn, Ga.)
DEFENDERS (6): Josh Gatt (Molde; Plymouth, Mich.), Perry Kitchen (D.C. United; Indianapolis, Ind.), Ike Opara (San Jose Earthquakes; Durham, N.C.), Kofi Sarkodie (Houston Dynamo; Huber Heights, Ohio), Zarek Valentin (Montreal Impact; Lancaster, Pa.), Jorge VillafaÃ±a (Chivas USA; Anaheim, Calif.)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Freddy Adu (Philadelphia Union; Potomac, Md.), Joe Corona (Club Tijuana; Chula Vista, Calif.), Mix Diskerud (Gent; Oslo, Norway), Jared Jeffrey (Mainz; Richardson, Texas), Amobi Okugo (Philadelphia Union; Sacramento, Calif.), Michael Stephens (LA Galaxy; Naperville, Ill.)
FORWARDS (6): Juan Agudelo (New York Red Bulls; Barnegat, N.J.), Terrence Boyd (Borussia Dortmund; Berlin, Germany), Teal Bunbury (Sporting Kansas City; Prior Lake, Minn.), Joe Gyau (Hoffenheim: Silver Spring, Md.), Brek Shea (FC Dallas; Bryan, Texas), Tony Taylor (Estoril Praia, Jacksonville, Fla.)