Berhalter makes cuts to trim the USMNT roster to 23
The United States national team now has its roster set for the upcoming friendlies as Gergg Berhalter made a series of cuts.
BY Brian Sciaretta PostedON TUESDAY, United States national team head coach Gregg Berhalter trimmed his roster for January camp to 23 for the upcoming friendlies against Panama and Costa Rica.
January 22, 2019
January 22, 2019
The roster initially stood at 28 players. Last week Greg Garza was released back to Cincinnati due to an injury. On Tuesday, Berhalter made four cuts as Alex Bono, Tyler Miller, Justen Glad, and Kellyn Acosta were released back to their clubs
The U.S. team will face Panama on January 27 at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. (8 p.m. ET; ESPN2) before concluding its annual January camp against Costa Rica on February 2 at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, Calif. (3:30 p.m. ET; FOX)
The Roster(Club; Caps/Goals)
GOALKEEPERS (2): Sean Johnson (New York City FC; 5/0), Zack Steffen (Columbus Crew SC; 6/0)
DEFENDERS (8): Reggie Cannon (FC Dallas; 2/0), Nick Lima (San Jose Earthquakes; 0/0), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 2/0), Daniel Lovitz (Montreal Impact/CAN; 0/0), Mark McKenzie (Philadelphia Union; 0/0), Keegan Rosenberry (Colorado Rapids; 0/0), Auston Trusty (Philadelphia Union; 0/0), Walker Zimmerman (LAFC; 4/1)
MIDFIELDERS (10): Paul Arriola (D.C. United; 17/2), Corey Baird (Real Salt Lake; 0/0), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/CAN; 142/17), Russell Canouse (D.C. United; 0/0), Marky Delgado (Toronto FC/CAN; 6/0), Jonathan Lewis (New York City FC; 0/0), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy; 5/1), Djordje Mihailovic (Chicago Fire; 0/0), Cristian Roldan (Seattle Sounders FC; 5/0), Wil Trapp (Columbus Crew SC; 11/0)
FORWARDS (3): Jeremy Ebobisse (Portland Timbers, 0/0), Christian Ramirez (LAFC; 0/0), Gyasi Zardes (Columbus Crew SC; 40/6)