Gold Cup 2017 United States Males’s National Group head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has actually called the 23-player roster that will safeguard the UNITED STATE’s title at the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup.
United State Team Squad – Gold Cup 2017
The roster includes 17 gamers from the 2014 FIFA Globe Mug squad. Ten players from this team have been a part of USA groups that have won a Gold Cup in the past, consisting of six from the squad that won in 2013 and 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup winner is Mexico national football team.
The MNT will take the pitch for a final Gold Cup tune-up against Guatemala on July 3 at LP Industry in Nashville. The game will be transmitted live on FOX Sports 1, UniMÃ¡s and also Univision Deportes Network. Ticket online sales for that video game have currently surpassed 25,000 as well as it is on track to climax for presence at a soccer game in Tennessee. (TICKETS).
Concacaf Gold Cup 2017 US Team
4 days later on, the five-time Gold Cup champs will certainly start their journey at title defense in the 14th version of the tournament with the opening round match against Honduras on July 7 at Toyota Arena in Frisco, Texas. That game will additionally be transmitted survive FOX Sports 1 and UniMÃ¡s. (GOLD CUP TIMETABLE).
Twelve CONCACAF groups will certainly compete for the Gold Cup prize: three from North America, 5 from Central America as well as 4 from the Caribbean. The victorying group gets approved for a playoff to identify which CONCACAF group gets involved at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup (a Globe Cup gown rehearsal that showcases the champ from each area around the world, the defending World Cup Champion, and the host, which in 2017 will certainly be Russia).
With the Gold Cup win in 2013, the U.S. has actually currently gotten approved for that playoff. Must the MNT win the Gold Cup this summer, it would certainly earn an automatic bid for the Confederations Mug, which is the supreme goal for Klinsmann and also the group.
United State Team Squad and Rosters 2017
“Our strategy for coming up with the roster for this summertime’s Gold Cup, which is extremely, crucial to us, is undoubtedly to do everything possible to victory this competition,” said Klinsmann. “Winning it would certainly competent us for the 2017 Confederations Mug in Russia, so putting the assemble is quite important.
That’s why we brought out a lineup loaded with quality, yet likewise a great deal of experience; players that are made use of to playing in the CONCACAF region and also younger gamers that came with the rankings over the in 2013 that made a stamp on the senior National Team process. It’s an amazing roster, as well as obviously we have a chance to make some adjustments after the team stage if necessary. We placed every one of these points into factor to consider, as well as we believe we have a very, extremely strong group that can victory this distinguished competition.”
United State Team Squad:
GOALKEEPERS: Brad Guzan (Aston Villa/2007), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake/2011, 2013), William Yarbrough (Club Leon)
DEFENDERS: Ventura Alvarado (Club America), John Brooks (Hertha Berlin), Timmy Chandler (Eintracht Frankfurt), Brad Evans (Seattle Sounders FC/2009), Omar Gonzalez (LA Galaxy/2013), Fabian Johnson (Borussia Mönchengladbach), Tim Ream (Bolton Wanderers/2011)
MIDFIELDERS: Kyle Beckerman (Real Salt Lake/2009, 2013), Alejandro Bedoya (Nantes/2011, 2013), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/2007, 2011), Brad Davis (Houston Dynamo/2005), Mix Diskerud (New York City FC/2013), Alfredo Morales (Ingolstadt), DeAndre Yedlin (Tottenham Hotspur), Gyasi Zardes (LA Galaxy), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)
FORWARDS: Jozy Altidore (Toronto FC/2011), Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders FC/2005, 2007, 2011), Aron Johannsson (AZ Alkmaar), Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes/2011, 2013)
The MNT is coming off 2 big roadway victories against No. 6-ranked Netherlands and ruling Globe Mug champ Germany, and is using a four-match unbeaten touch against enemies ranked in the top 20 worldwide (3-0-1). The U.S.A is 4-2-1 on the year.
After the Group Phase, groups that get approved for the quarterfinal round may replace approximately six gamers on the roster.