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U.S. MNT January Camp Roster - Jan. 11-Feb. 6 2016

PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE CAPS/G
Kellyn Acosta D 5-10 150 7/25/95 Plano, Texas FC Dallas 1/0
Jozy Altidore F 6-1 175 11/6/89 Boca Raton, Fla. Toronto FC 90/32
Matt Besler D 6-0 170 2/11/87 Overland Park, Kan. Sporting Kansas City 30/0
David Bingham GK 6-2 185 10/19/89 Pleasonton, Calif. San Jose Earthquakes 0/0
Steve Birnbaum D 6-2 180 1/23/91 Newport, Calif. D.C. United 2/1
Michael Bradley M 6-2 185 7/31/87 Princeton, N.J. Toronto FC 110/15
Mix Diskerud M 6-0 150 10/2/90 Oslo, Norway New York City FC 36/6
Ethan Finlay F 5-9 165 8/6/90 Marshfield, Wisc. Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Sean Johnson GK 6-3 215 5/31/89 Lilburn, Ga. Chicago Fire 5/0
Jermaine Jones M 6-0 170 11/3/81 Chicago, Ill. Unattached 57/3
Jerome Kiesewetter F 6-0 165 2/9/93 Berlin, Germany VfB Stuttgart (Germany) 1/0
Perry Kitchen M 6-0 160 2/29/92 Indianapolis, Ind. Unattached 1/0
Eric Miller D 6-2 165 1/15/93 Woodbury, Minn. Montreal Impact 0/0
Jordan Morris F 5-11 185 10/26/94 Mercer Island, Wash. Seattle Sounders FC 8/1
Darlington Nagbe M 5-9 165 6/19/90 Monrovia, Liberia Portland Timbers 3/0
Lee Nguyen M 5-8 150 10/7/86 McKinney, Texas New England Revolution 8/0
Tim Parker D 6-2 190 2/23/93 Hicksville, N.Y. Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0/0
Matt Polster D 6-0 170 6/8/93 Milwaukee, Wisc. Chicago Fire 0/0
Luis Robles GK 5-11 180 5/11/84 Fort Huachuca, Ariz. New York Red Bulls 2/0
Khiry Shelton F 6-2 175 6/26/93 Leander, Texas New York City FC 0/0
Tony Tchani M 6-4 185 4/13/89 Bafang, Cameroon Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Wil Trapp M 5-10 150 1/15/93 Gahanna, Ohio Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Brandon Vincent D 5-11 175 5/1/94 Valencia, Calif. Stanford 0/0
Gyasi Zardes F 6-2 175 9/2/91 Hawthorne, Calif. LA Galaxy 20/3

U.S. MNT January Camp Roster - Jan. 11-Feb. 6 2016

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-10

Weight:
150

Birthdate:
7/25/1995

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Plano, Texas

Club:
FC Dallas

Position:
Forward

Height:
6-1

Weight:
175

Birthdate:
11/6/1989

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Boca Raton, Fla.

Club:
Toronto FC

Position:
Defender

Height:
6-0

Weight:
170

Birthdate:
2/11/1987

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Overland Park, Kan.

Club:
Sporting Kansas City

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
6-2

Weight:
185

Birthdate:
10/19/1989

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Pleasonton, Calif.

Club:
San Jose Earthquakes

Position:
Defender

Height:
6-2

Weight:
180

Birthdate:
1/23/1991

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Newport, Calif.

Club:
D.C. United

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-2

Weight:
185

Birthdate:
7/31/1987

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Princeton, N.J.

Club:
Toronto FC

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-0

Weight:
150

Birthdate:
10/2/1990

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Oslo, Norway

Club:
New York City FC

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-9

Weight:
165

Birthdate:
8/6/1990

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Marshfield, Wisc.

Club:
Columbus Crew SC

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
6-3

Weight:
215

Birthdate:
5/31/1989

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Lilburn, Ga.

Club:
Chicago Fire

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-0

Weight:
170

Birthdate:
11/3/1981

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

Club:
Unattached

Position:
Forward

Height:
6-0

Weight:
165

Birthdate:
2/9/1993

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Berlin, Germany

Club:
VfB Stuttgart (Germany)

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-0

Weight:
160

Birthdate:
2/29/1992

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Indianapolis, Ind.

Club:
Unattached

Position:
Defender

Height:
6-2

Weight:
165

Birthdate:
1/15/1993

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Woodbury, Minn.

Club:
Montreal Impact

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-11

Weight:
185

Birthdate:
10/26/1994

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Mercer Island, Wash.

Club:
Seattle Sounders FC

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-9

Weight:
165

Birthdate:
6/19/1990

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Monrovia, Liberia

Club:
Portland Timbers

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-8

Weight:
150

Birthdate:
10/7/1986

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
McKinney, Texas

Club:
New England Revolution

Position:
Defender

Height:
6-2

Weight:
190

Birthdate:
2/23/1993

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Hicksville, N.Y.

Club:
Vancouver Whitecaps FC

Position:
Defender

Height:
6-0

Weight:
170

Birthdate:
6/8/1993

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Milwaukee, Wisc.

Club:
Chicago Fire

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-11

Weight:
180

Birthdate:
5/11/1984

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Fort Huachuca, Ariz.

Club:
New York Red Bulls

Position:
Forward

Height:
6-2

Weight:
175

Birthdate:
6/26/1993

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Leander, Texas

Club:
New York City FC

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-4

Weight:
185

Birthdate:
4/13/1989

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Bafang, Cameroon

Club:
Columbus Crew SC

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-10

Weight:
150

Birthdate:
1/15/1993

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Gahanna, Ohio

Club:
Columbus Crew SC

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-11

Weight:
175

Birthdate:
5/1/1994

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Valencia, Calif.

Club:
Stanford

Position:
Forward

Height:
6-2

Weight:
175

Birthdate:
9/2/1991

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Hawthorne, Calif.

Club:
LA Galaxy

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Behind the Crest: Ep. 1 - #USWNT Road to Rio

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Match Preview: U.S. WNT Begins Quest for Olympic Berth Against Costa Rica

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Gallery: The WNT Sunset Series

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Gallery: WNT Has Final Training Ahead of First Group Stage Match

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First Cap, First Goal: Christen Press

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Q&A Pt. 1: Klinsmann Reflects on Successful January Camp and Sets the Table for 2016

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MNT By the Numbers: January Camp

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Academy Players Sign Off on College Commitments for Fall 2016

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PLAYER POS. HT. WT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE CAPS/G
Kellyn Acosta D 5-10 150 7/25/95 Plano, Texas FC Dallas 1/0
Fatai Alashe M 6-0 175 10/21/93 Northville, Mich. San Jose Earthquakes
Jozy Altidore F 6-1 175 11/6/89 Boca Raton, Fla. Toronto FC 90/32
Matt Besler D 6-0 170 2/11/87 Overland Park, Kan. Sporting Kansas City 30/0
David Bingham GK 6-2 185 10/19/89 Pleasonton, Calif. San Jose Earthquakes 0/0
Steve Birnbaum D 6-2 180 1/23/91 Newport, Calif. D.C. United 2/1
Michael Bradley M 6-2 185 7/31/87 Princeton, N.J. Toronto FC 110/15
Mix Diskerud M 6-0 150 10/2/90 Oslo, Norway New York City FC 36/6
Brad Evans D 6-1 160 4/20/85 Phoenix, Ariz. Seattle Sounders FC 26/1
Ethan Finlay F 5-9 165 8/6/90 Marshfield, Wisc. Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Bill Hamid GK 6-3 225 11/25/90 Annandale, Va. D.C. United 2/0
Sean Johnson GK 6-3 215 5/31/89 Lilburn, Ga. Chicago Fire 5/0
Jermaine Jones M 6-0 170 11/3/81 Chicago, Ill. Unattached 57/3
Jerome Kiesewetter F 6-0 165 2/9/93 Berlin, Germany VfB Stuttgart (Germany) 1/0
Perry Kitchen M 6-0 160 2/29/92 Indianapolis, Ind. Unattached 1/0
Matt Miazga D 6-4 185 7/19/95 Clifton, N.J. Chelsea FC 1/0
Eric Miller D 6-2 165 1/15/93 Woodbury, Minn. Montreal Impact 0/0
Jordan Morris F 5-11 185 10/26/94 Mercer Island, Wash. Seattle Sounders FC 8/1
Darlington Nagbe M 5-9 165 6/19/90 Monrovia, Liberia Portland Timbers 3/0
Lee Nguyen M 5-8 150 10/7/86 McKinney, Texas New England Revolution 8/0
Tim Parker D 6-2 190 2/23/93 Hicksville, N.Y. Vancouver Whitecaps FC 0/0
Marc Pelosi D 6-0 170 6/17/94 Sunnyvale, Calif. San Jose Earthquakes
Matt Polster D 6-0 170 6/8/93 Milwaukee, Wisc. Chicago Fire 0/0
Luis Robles GK 5-11 180 5/11/84 Fort Huachuca, Ariz. New York Red Bulls 2/0
Khiry Shelton F 6-2 175 6/26/93 Leander, Texas New York City FC 0/0
Tony Tchani M 6-4 185 4/13/89 Bafang, Cameroon Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Wil Trapp M 5-10 150 1/15/93 Gahanna, Ohio Columbus Crew SC 1/0
Brandon Vincent D 5-11 175 5/1/94 Valencia, Calif. Stanford 0/0
Gyasi Zardes F 6-2 175 9/2/91 Hawthorne, Calif. LA Galaxy 20/3
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