Saturday, June 7, 2008

USA vs. Argentina Preview

USA vs. Argentina is this Sunday at 7:30 pm. The game will be played at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Giants Stadium is also home to the New York Red Bulls. The 19 man roster for the friendly against Argentina has been announced. According to Soccer By Ives, this is the roster.

Goalkeepers- Dominic Cervi,  Brad Guzan ( Chivas USA),  Tim Howard ( Everton FC)

Defenders- Steve Cherundolo ( Hannover 96)  , Jay DeMerit ( Watford FC),   Oguchi Onyewu ( Standard de Liege) , Frankie Hejduk ( Columbus Crew),  Heath Pearce ( Hansa Rostock), Dan Califf ( FC Midtjylland)

Midfielders- Freddy Adu ( SL Benfica),  DaMarcus Beasley ( Glasgow Rangers),  Michael Bradley ( SC Heerenveen), Marice Edu ( Toronto FC), Sacha Kljestan ( Chivas USA), Eddie Lewis ( Derby County), Pablo Mastroeni ( Colorado Rapids

Fowards- Landon Donovan ( Los Angeles Galaxy), Clint Dempsey ( Fulham FC), Eddie Johnson ( Fulham FC)

So, pretty solid lineup right, but where is Jozy Altidore? Altidore picked up an ankle injury in Red Bulls training on Monday and hasn't fully recovered. 

Get there early, I know I will. Go USA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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