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Arena to Name April 17 Roster Thursday on, Followed by Chat at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT

CHICAGO (Tuesday, April 9, 2002) - U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Bruce Arena will name an 18-man roster for the April 17 friendly in Ireland live on the U.S. Soccer website ( on Thursday (April 11) at 11:30 a.m. ET, then participate in an online chat starting at 5 p.m. ET. The U.S. MNT will be making its  third of three trips overseas this year to take on a quality opponent from Europe when they travel to meet Ireland at Landsdowne Road in. The match will be broadcast live on ESPN2 at 2:30 p.m. ET and via tape delay that evening on Telemundo at 11:30 p.m. ET. Fans can access the chat by registering and logging in at