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U.S. MNT - World Cup Qualifying Semifinal Round Roster - Sept. 2 & 6, 2016

PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE CAPS/G
D 5-10 150 Plano, Texas FC Dallas 2/0
F 6-1 175 Boca Raton, Fla. Toronto FC 93/34
M 5-8 145 Chula Vista, Calif. Club Tijuana (Mexico) 1/0
M 5-10 165 Crofton, Md. Real Salt Lake 57/1
M 6-0 160 Weston, Fla. Nantes (France) 53/2
D 6-0 170 Overland Park, Kan. Sporting Kansas City 35/0
D 6-2 180 Newport, Calif. D.C. United 7/1
M 6-2 185 Princeton, N.J. Toronto FC 120/15
D 6-4 175 Berlin, Germany Hertha Berlin (Germany) 25/3
D 6-3 185 Attleboro, Mass. Stoke City (England) 46/4
D 6-5 210 Dallas, Texas Pachuca (Mexico) 31/1
GK 6-4 210 Homer Glen, Ill. Aston Villa (England) 50/0
GK 6-3 185 Highland Ranch, Colo. Molde FK (Norway)
GK 6-3 210 North Brunswick, N.J. Colorado Rapids 109/0
M 6-0 155 Munich, Germany Borussia Moenchengladbach (Germany) 49/2
M 6-0 170 Chicago, Ill. Colorado Rapids 65/4
F 5-11 185 Mercer Island, Wash. Seattle Sounders FC 9/1
M 5-9 165 Monrovia, Liberia Portland Timbers 10/1
D 5-11 160 Orange, Calif. Club Tijuana (Mexico) 27/4
M 5-8 140 Hershey, Pa. Borussia Dortmund (Germany) 6/1
F 5-10 160 Beaverton, Ore. Utrecht (Netherlands)
M 6-0 170 Holly, Mich. Freiburg (Germany)
F 5-10 165 Irvine, Calif. Hamburg (Germany) 24/6
F 6-0 165 Danville, Calif. San Jose Earthquakes 34/10
D 5-8 150 Seattle, Wash. Tottenham (England) 39/0
M 5-10 160 Longwood, Fla. Sporting Kansas City 40/5

U.S. MNT - World Cup Qualifying Semifinal Round Roster - Sept. 2 & 6, 2016

Position:Defender

Height:5-10

Weight:150

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Plano, Texas

Club:FC Dallas

Position:Forward

Height:6-1

Weight:175

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Boca Raton, Fla.

Club:Toronto FC

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-8

Weight:145

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Chula Vista, Calif.

Club:Club Tijuana (Mexico)

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-10

Weight:165

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Crofton, Md.

Club:Real Salt Lake

Position:Midfielder

Height:6-0

Weight:160

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Weston, Fla.

Club:Nantes (France)

Position:Defender

Height:6-0

Weight:170

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Overland Park, Kan.

Club:Sporting Kansas City

Position:Defender

Height:6-2

Weight:180

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Newport, Calif.

Club:D.C. United

Position:Midfielder

Height:6-2

Weight:185

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Princeton, N.J.

Club:Toronto FC

Position:Defender

Height:6-4

Weight:175

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Berlin, Germany

Club:Hertha Berlin (Germany)

Position:Defender

Height:6-3

Weight:185

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Attleboro, Mass.

Club:Stoke City (England)

Position:Defender

Height:6-5

Weight:210

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Dallas, Texas

Club:Pachuca (Mexico)

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-4

Weight:210

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Homer Glen, Ill.

Club:Aston Villa (England)

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-3

Weight:185

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:Highland Ranch, Colo.

Club:Molde FK (Norway)

Position:Goalkeeper

Height:6-3

Weight:210

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Position:Goalkeeper

Hometown:North Brunswick, N.J.

Club:Colorado Rapids

Position:Midfielder

Height:6-0

Weight:155

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Munich, Germany

Club:Borussia Moenchengladbach (Germany)

Position:Midfielder

Height:6-0

Weight:170

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Chicago, Ill.

Club:Colorado Rapids

Position:Forward

Height:5-11

Weight:185

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Mercer Island, Wash.

Club:Seattle Sounders FC

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-9

Weight:165

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Monrovia, Liberia

Club:Portland Timbers

Position:Defender

Height:5-11

Weight:160

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Orange, Calif.

Club:Club Tijuana (Mexico)

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-8

Weight:140

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Hershey, Pa.

Club:Borussia Dortmund (Germany)

Position:Forward

Height:5-10

Weight:160

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Beaverton, Ore.

Club:Utrecht (Netherlands)

Position:Midfielder

Height:6-0

Weight:170

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Holly, Mich.

Club:Freiburg (Germany)

Position:Forward

Height:5-10

Weight:165

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Irvine, Calif.

Club:Hamburg (Germany)

Position:Forward

Height:6-0

Weight:165

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Position:Forward

Hometown:Danville, Calif.

Club:San Jose Earthquakes

Position:Defender

Height:5-8

Weight:150

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Position:Defender

Hometown:Seattle, Wash.

Club:Tottenham (England)

Position:Midfielder

Height:5-10

Weight:160

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Position:Midfielder

Hometown:Longwood, Fla.

Club:Sporting Kansas City

Klinsmann agrega a Sacha Kljestan a nómina de eliminatoria mundialista

CHICAGO (29 de agosto, 2016) -- El director técnico de la Selección Masculina de EE.UU. Jurgen Klinsmann convocó a Sacha Kljestan a la concentración de EE.UU. en preparación para los partidos de eliminatoria mundialista contra San Vicente y las Granadinas el 2 de septiembre y contra Trinidad y Tobago el 6 de septiembre.  Adicionalmente, el defensa John Brooks no se presentará en la concentración debido a problemas de espalda.

Kljestan, mediocampista de los New York Red Bulls, tiene 46 partidos y cuatro goles con la Selección masculina después de debutar en el 2007. Fue parte de la nómina preliminar de EE.UU. para la Copa Mundial de la FIFA, Kljestan lleva cinco goles y encabeza la lista de pases a gol de la MLS con 15 en 26 partidos en lo que va de la temporada de los Red Bulls.

Actualmente en segundo lugar con dos partidos aún por jugarse, la Selección de EE.UU. tiene que jugar por todo ya que no se ha definido quién del grupo avanza a la ronda final. EE.UU. primero viajará a enfrentarse a San Vicente y las Granadinas el 2 de septiembre (3:30 p.m. ET; beIN SPORTS). Cuatro días después, la U.S. MNT cierra el Grupo C contra Trinidad y Tobago en EverBank Field en Jacksonville, Fla.  (8 p.m. ET; FS1, UniMás) [BOLETOS].

NÓMINA POR POSICIÓN DE ESTADOS UNIDOS:
PORTEROS (3): Brad Guzan (Middlesbrough), Ethan Horvath (Molde FC), Tim Howard (Colorado Rapids)
DEFENSAS (8): Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas), Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City), Steve Birnbaum (D.C. United), Geoff Cameron (Stoke City), Omar González (Pachuca), Fabian Johnson (Borussia Monchengladbach), Michael Orozco (Club Tijuana), DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United)
MIDFIELDERS (10): Paul Arriola (Club Tijuana), Kyle Beckerman (Real Salt Lake), Alejandro Bedoya (Philadelphia Union), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC), Jermaine Jones (Colorado Rapids), Sacha Kljestan (New York Red Bulls) Darlington Nagbe (Portland Timbers), Christian Pulisic (Borussia Dortmund), Caleb Stanko (FC Vaduz), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)
DELANTEROS (5): Jozy Altidore (Toronto FC), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders FC), Rubio Rubin (FC Utrecht), Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes), Bobby Wood (Hamburg SV)

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Espanol Aug 29, 2016

Klinsmann Adds Sacha Kljestan to USA's World Cup Qualifying Roster

CHICAGO (Aug. 29, 2016) – U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has called Sacha Kljestan into training camp ahead of U.S. World Cup Qualifying matches at St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Sept. 2 and against Trinidad & Tobago on Sept. 6. Additionally, defender John Brooks will not join the team in camp after suffering from back issues. Kljestan, a New York Red Bu Read more
MNT Aug 29, 2016

Klinsmann Calls 26 Players for Decisive World Cup Qualifiers

CHICAGO (Aug. 28, 2016) – U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has named 26 players to the roster that will train in advance of the decisive World Cup qualifiers of the Semifinal Round. The team begins gathering Sunday in Jacksonville. The U.S. travels first to face St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Sept. 2 in (3:30 p.m. ET - beIN SPORT). Four days later, the MNT clo Read more
MNT Aug 28, 2016

Klinsmann Convoca a 26 Jugadores para Partidos Decisivos de la Eliminatoria Mundialista

CHICAGO (28 de agosto, 2016) -- El director técnico de la Selección Masculina de Estados Unidos Jurgen Klinsmann convocó a 26 jugadores a la nómina que entrenará antes de los importantes partidos de la Ronda Semifinal de la eliminatoria mundialista. El equipo empieza a reunirse el domingo en Jacksonville. EE.UU. primero viajará a enfrentarse a San Vicente Read more
Aug 28, 2016

Klinsmann Q&A: "Approach These Games with a lot of Urgency."

Ahead of the decisive World Cup qualifiers against St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Sept. 2, and four days later home to Trinidad & Tobago, U.S. MNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann discusses why the roster represents a continuation of Copa America and the approach to these two matches. ussoccer.com: The roster looks a lot like the group that finished in fourth place in Copa America this summer. A Read more
MNT Aug 28, 2016

USA Leaning on Copa America Tested Roster to Complete Semifinal Round Qualifying

As the MNT approaches its final set of matches in the Semifinal Round of 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifying, the message is pretty clear: There’s all to play for when it comes to getting the USA to CONCACAF’s Final Round of World Cup Qualifying, better known as “The Hex”. In naming his roster for the Sept. 2 match at St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Sept. 6 home game aga Read more
MNT Aug 28, 2016

Semifinal Round Situation: Two to Go, And All to Play For

Going into the final two matches of the Semifinal Round of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, there is still a lot very much up in the air. Sitting in second place with seven points, the USA’s place in the final round still must be secured. Should the MNT advance, the blue print for the Hexagonal has already been set, and it could start off in massive fashion. Below is an explanation of Read more
MNT Aug 28, 2016

WNT on TV: 2016 Olympians Return to NWSL Action

The U.S. Women’s National Team players are back in action with their clubs following the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and the race for the playoffs is heating up. With five weeks left of regular season play in the National Women’s Soccer League, several teams are looking climb into the top four and playoff contention. Here’s a look at this weekend’s matchups: Frida Read more
WNT Aug 26, 2016

USA Remains World No.1 in Latest FIFA Rankings

Even with a quarterfinal exit from the 2016 Olympics, the U.S. Women’s National Team remained in the top spot in the latest FIFA Women’s World Rankings released today. The top three teams remained the same, with gold medal winners Germany in second and France in third. Canada made a huge jump from 10th to its highest ranking ever and sits in fourth. England, Sweden, Australia, Japan, K Read more
WNT Aug 26, 2016

Snow Names 21-Player Roster for 2016 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan

CHICAGO (Aug. 26, 2012) – U.S. Under-17 Women’s National Team head coach B.J. Snow has named the 21 players who will represent the United States at the 2016 FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup being held in Jordan from Sept. 30-Oct. 21. The U.S. plays its first Group D match against Paraguay on Oct. 1 at Prince Mohammed International Stadium in Al Zarqa (7 p.m. local / Noon a.m. E Read more
U-17 WNT Aug 26, 2016

The Journey: Brad Guzan

MNT Aug 26, 2016

MNT on TV: Bundesliga Kickoff Highlights Busy Weekend

The beginning of the German Bundesliga season highlights the final weekend before the MNT’s pivotal pair of World Cup Qualifying matches against St. Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad & Tobago. The weekend curtain gets raised Friday afternoon when reigning Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich host Werder Bremen at Allianz Arena (2:30 p.m. ET – FS1). With Julian Green having gai Read more
MNT Aug 26, 2016

U.S. MNT German Bundesliga Preview

John Brooks – Hertha Berlin John Brooks enters the new Bundesliga season after a strong performance at this summer’s Copa America Centenario, where he sat at the heart of the USA back line en route to a fourth-place finish. Having extended his contract with his home-town club Die Blau-Weißen through 2019, Brooks will be expected to assume a greater leadership role as an anchor on Read more
MNT Aug 25, 2016

Five Things to Know About Newcastle United

The next chapter in the professional career MNT defender DeAndre Yedlin will be written in the northeast of England now that he has a new home after signing with Newcastle United on Wednesday. Here are five things to know about Yedlin’s new club: Established: 1881 Like many English football clubs, Newcastle United grew out of a local cricket organization, the Stanley Cricket Club, in 1881. Read more
MNT Aug 25, 2016

French Names Training Camp Roster Prior to 2016 U-20 Women's NTC Invitational

CHICAGO (Aug. 25, 2016) – U.S. Under-20 Women’s National Team head coach Michelle French has named 20 players to the roster for an almost three-week training camp that will conclude with the 2016 U-20 Women’s NTC Invitational as the U.S. team enters its final stages of preparations for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s world Cup. The U.S. team will be encamped at the U.S. Soccer Read more
U-20 WNT Aug 25, 2016

Hope Solo Suspended from U.S. WNT for Six Months

CHICAGO (Aug. 24, 2016) – U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for six months for conduct that is counter to the organization’s principles. The suspension for Solo, who was previously suspended for 30 days early in 2015 for her conduct, is effective immediately. “The comments by Hope Solo after the match against Sweden during Read more
Aug 24, 2016
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