U-23 MNT Mar 25, 2016
Lineup Notes: U-23 MNT vs. Colombia - 2016 Olympic Qualifying Playoff 1st Leg
- Wil Trapp continues as captain of the U.S. U-23 side.
- Kellyn Acosta makes his first start with the U-23s.
- Tim Parker makes his first appearance for the USA since playing for the U-18 Men’s National Team in 2011.
- Both Acosta and Emerson Hyndman started in the USA’s 1-0 win Round of 16 win against Colombia at last summer’s FIFA U-20 World Cup.
- Four players scored for the U.S. during the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying championship: Jordan Morris and Luis Gil (2 goals each), Matt Miazga and Hyndman (one each).
- Four players in the starting XI were not on the Olympic Qualifying Championship roster: Acosta, Parker, Eric Miller and Mario Rodriguez.
- Six players ply their trade in Major League Soccer: Acosta, (FC Dallas), Miller (Colorado Rapids), Morris (Seattle Sounders FC), Parker (Vancouver Whitecaps FC), Matt Polster (Chicago Fire) and Trapp (Columbus Crew SC)