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USMNT 2022 World Cup roster revealed

United States men’s national team manager Greg Verhalter announced the 26-man squad for this month’s World Cup in Qatar on Wednesday. Here’s what you need to know: The list includes a few surprises with the addition of Haji Wright and centre-back Tim Ream ahead, aside from goalkeeper Zack Steffen. Most of the list was as expected. Stars Christian Pulisic, Tyler Adams, Weston McKennie and Gio Reyna were without a doubt. Starters like Yunus Moussa, Sergino Dest, Anthony Robinson, Walker Zimmermann, Matt Turner and Tim Weah were also unexpected. However, there have been some major position fights and calls for choices in the final weeks and days. Key Inclusions and Omissions Among the notable decisions Berhalter took on Shaq Moore over Boavista’s Reggie Cannon, Jordan Morris on behalf of FC Dallas veteran Paul Arriola and Sounders midfielder Cristian Roldán against Rangers youngster Malik Tillman. has brought As surprising as Manchester City goalkeeper Steffen, who advanced to World Cup qualifiers as USMNT’s No. 1 goalkeeper, was excluded, an injury during qualifiers limited Steffen and allowed Turner to top the depth charts. Still, it was widely expected that Steffen would make the team a backup. But the past few months have hinted at a change. Steffen leaves camp in June due to his family problems and leaves Manchester City on loan to Middlesbrough where he will play more. He was also removed from the US roster in a September friendly, and despite being healthy enough to start Borough’s last game before FIFA, Berhalter did not bring Steffen to Qatar, calling in Luton Town’s Ethan Horvath and NYCFC’s Sean. Johnson. Ahead of Wednesday’s roster announcement, much attention has focused on two position groups: centre-back and forward. Berhalter provided some amazing inclusions at both points. Ream, 35, hasn’t been called by the US since October of last year. He was eliminated from qualifying camp due to family problems and has not returned to the United States since. However, with Chris Richards missing due to an injury, Berhalter has decided to bring in the veteran defender over other options like Genk’s Mark McKenzie or Troyes’ Erik Palmer-Brown. Jordan Pepok took two of the last three places. Berhalter brought Sargent, but instead of leaving both Pepi and Pefok at home, he summoned Wright. He has scored 4 goals in his last 4 matches and 9 of the season in Süper Lig, Turkey with Antalyaspor. Wright has been in good shape, scoring 25 goals over the past two seasons in the US pool during his first convening June period since 2019. is showing Wright scored a penalty in his first match against Morocco against the USA in June, but Verhalter also criticized the 24-year-old after replacing him at half-time in the second half of the Nations League match against El Salvador. Pefok Union Berlin He started the Bundesliga season hot with the club but hadn’t scored since 18 September. Meanwhile, Peppy has scored five goals and provided two assists in nine games since his loan move to Groningen this summer, but that wasn’t enough to push him away. Sargent has eight goals and two assists for Norwich this season at the England Championship. Jesús Pereira joined the team without playing a game since FC Dallas, who failed to score in the last seven games of the MLS season and was eliminated in the playoffs on October 23rd. The United States will host the World Cup against Wales on 21 November. . They will face England on Black Friday on 25 November and close the group stage with Iran on 29 November. The players will continue to play for their clubs this week and will have time to substitute injuries if necessary. Starting the XI Preview Based on the qualifiers and squad seen over the last 6 matches in June and September, Berhalter will be thinking about his first choice XI for Wales. That said, Berhalter has provided enough surprises across the roster to make him a little unsure about two key areas: centre-back and forward. Wales: Formation: 4-3-3 Goalkeeper: Matt Turner Defenders (left to right): Antonee Robinson, Aaron Long, Walker Zimmerman, Sergiño Dest Central Midfielders: Tyler Adams, Weston McKennie, Yunus Musah Forwards: Christian Pulisic, Jesus Ferreira, Tim Weah One position to watch should be number 9. The US hasn’t found a reliable striker for consistent production, and Wright’s surprise inclusion by Berhalter adds another wrinkle to the mix. As mentioned earlier, he failed to score in his last seven games with FC Dallas and has not played since his team was knocked out in the MLS playoffs on 23 October. Meanwhile, Sargent has scored eight goals for Norwich this season at the England Championship, but has missed two games due to an injury at the end of October and has not scored since 15 October. Meanwhile, Wright enters the tournament as the team’s hottest scorer. He has scored four goals in his last four matches in Super Liga, Turkey and so far this season he has scored nine. How Berhalter will use these three options remains to be seen, but there are no clear choices or fixed options. . Group Stage The young stars that make up the core of this team have created excitement around this team, but it’s important to remember just how young this American team is. The starting lineup was much smaller at 23.82 seconds. The average age of this entire team against Wales will be slightly older (especially if Ream is involved) at 25 years 175 days. Still, there is only one player on the team with World Cup experience, Yelin. Aaronson, Dest, Josh Sargent and Weah (22); Jesus Pereira (21); Musah, Reyna and Joe Scally (19). World Cup history shows that young teams have their limits. In 2010, Germany was the only country to have reached the semi-finals of the tournament’s last 5 competitions with an average squad age of under 25.9. The team has brought in many of the same players in the four years since they reached the semi-finals in South Africa. Later they won the 2014 World Cup in Brazil and there is a learning curve, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t set the floor to a certain level. US men’s national team legend DaMarcus Beasley said in an interview with “From Couva to Qatar: Remaking USMNT” that “I don’t care how old they are,” The Athletic’s narrative podcast. “I have high hopes that they will do well. “I think 100% they will leave the group. I think they will silence a lot of critics.” The four countries in Group B (USA, Wales, England and Iran) are ranked highest in Qatar with an average of 15th place: Full USMNT World Cup roster USMNT World Cup 2022 squad PositionPlayerClubAgeCapsGKMatt TurnerArsenal2820GKEthan HorvathLuton Robin19JoJo278ACKSean MilanDEFAn M. MooreNashville SC2615DEFDeAndre YedlinInter Miami2975DEFCameron Carter-VickersCeltic2411DEFAaron LongNY Red Bulls3029DEFTim ReamFulham3546DEFWalker ZimmermanNashville SC2933MIDKellyn AcostaLAFC2753MIDTyler AdamsLeeds United2332MIDLuca de la TorreCelta Vigo2412MIDWeston McKennieJuventus2437MIDYunus MusahValencia1919MIDCristian RoldanSeattle Sounders2732MIDBrenden AaronsonLeeds United2224FWDJordan MorrisSeattle Sounders2849FWDChristian PulisicChelsea2452FWDGio ReynaDortmund1914FWDTim WeahLille2225FWDJesus FerreiraFC Dallas2115FWDJosh SargentNorwich City2220FWDHaji WrightAntalyaspo r243 필수 읽기 (Photo: Orlando Ramirez / USA Today)

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