The United States returns to the game’s global arena with its World Cup group-stage opener against Wales.
Russia 2018 was the first World Cup since Italy 1990 to not feature the Star-Spangled Banner. Under the direction of Greg Berhalter – who was part of two World Cup teams as a player during that period – the United States secured automatic qualification ahead of Costa Rica on goal difference alone.
Here’s the line-up Berhalter might be spreading now that the States are back on the big stage.
GK: Matt Turner – The last American goaltender to play in the A.J world Cup The match received a congratulatory call from the President of the United States on his performance after the match. Tim Howard left some big gloves to fill in for Turner.
Right back: Sergino Dest – According to his father Kenneth, who spent 25 years in the US Army, the Dutch-born linebacker “felt a sense of loyalty” to the United States when he chose to represent America over the Netherlands.
CB: Walker Zimmerman – “Professional athlete” are the two words Zimmerman remembers vividly when asked what he wanted to be growing up in the second grade. put a mark.
CB: Aaron Long – With a brace against Trinidad and Tobago in 2019, Long became the first defender to score two goals in the same match for a NAFF team. He has only scored once since then.
Left-back: Anthony Robinson – who is indefatigable Fulham The defender is the half-back duo that Berhalter calls the team’s “superpower”.
Name: Younis Musa – The 19-year-old has racked up more minutes for the US men’s national team than any other player, surpassing Christian Pulisic in June.
Name: Tyler Adams – The Leeds United midfielder was shown the first red card of his career in the last Premier League game before joining his national team.
CM: Clean Acosta – LAFC teammate Gareth Bale has admitted he and his countrymen have to start “literally kicking him around the field a little bit” to put the Wales star off.
RW: Brendan Aronson – Before every game, Aaronson would call his grandfather to walk him through visualization techniques.
Attacker: Jesus Ferreira – FC Dallas’ top scorer has not scored for club or country since the second weekend of September.
LW: Christian Pulisic – The NFL poster boy has only made three Premier League Chelsea starts this season.