USMNT news update
Sarachan drops injured Nagbe & Steffen from roster, adds Klinsmann
The U.S. national team camp is only just opening and Dave Sarachan is already forced to make a wave of changes - dropping the injured Darlington Nagbe and Zack Steffen while adding Jonathan Klinsmann.
BY Brian Sciaretta PostedUNITED STATES national team interim head coach Dave Sarachan had to alter his roster for the upcoming friendlies as Darlington Nagbe and Zack Steffen were scratched and Jonathan Klinsmann was added.
November 12, 2018
November 12, 2018
Nagbe was diagnosed with a minor hamstring strain in Atlanta United’s playoff win over New York City FC on Sunday. Similarly, Steffen aggravated a right hamstring strain while with the Columbus Crew – which was eliminated from the playoffs by the New York Red Bulls.
Sarachan has added Hertha Berlin goalkeeper Jonathan Klinsmann – who is the son of former German national team legend and U.S. national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann. Klinsmann was the starting U.S. U-20 national team goalkeeper at the 2017 World Cup.
The United States will take on England on November 15 at Wembley Stadium in London and Italy on November 20 on Tuesday, Nov. 20 at Luminus Arena in Genk, Belgium.
USMNT Roster (Club; Caps/Goals):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Brad Guzan (Atlanta United FC; 59/0), Ethan Horvath (Club Brugge/BEL; 2/0), Jonathan Klinsmann (Hertha Berlin/GER; 0/0)
DEFENDERS (10): John Brooks (Wolfsburg/GER; 35/3), Reggie Cannon (FC Dallas; 1/0), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Swansea City/WAL; 6/0), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 1/0), Matt Miazga (Nantes/FRA; 10/1), Shaq Moore (Reus Deportiu/ESP; 3/0), Antonee Robinson (Wigan Athletic/ENG; 6/0), Jorge Villafaña (Portland Timbers; 19/0), DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United/ENG; 56/0), Walker Zimmerman (LAFC; 3/1)
MIDFIELDERS (12): Kellyn Acosta (Colorado Rapids; 21/2), Tyler Adams (New York Red Bulls; 7/1), Luca de la Torre (Fulham/ENG; 1/0), Marky Delgado (Toronto FC/CAN; 5/0), Romain Gall (Malmö/SWE; 0/0), Julian Green (Greuther Fürth/GER; 14/4), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy; 3/1), Weston McKennie (Schalke/GER; 6/1), Christian Pulisic (Borussia Dortmund/GER; 21/9), Kenny Saief (Anderlecht/BEL; 3/0), Wil Trapp (Columbus Crew SC; 9/0), Tim Weah (Paris Saint-Germain/FRA; 7/1)
FORWARDS (2): Josh Sargent (Werder Bremen/GER; 5/2), Bobby Wood (Hannover 96/GER; 43/13)