MLS Products Headline List of Six New Players for Boca Raton Match

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The match marks a homecoming for Boca Raton native Jozy Altidore.

As predicted, U.S. Men’s National Team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has made six changes to the squad that tied Ecuador 1-1 in what was Landon Donovan’s final match as a member of the USMNT.

Clint Dempsey, whom captained the USMNT in Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup, leads the list of news players which also include Toronto FC’s Michael Bradley, New England Revolution’s Jermaine Jones, Chicago Fire goalkeeper Sean Johnson, and Sporting Kansa City’s dynamic duo Matt Besler and Graham Zusi.

Returning to their respective teams are John Brooks, Landon Donovan, Luis Gil, Omar Gonzalez, Brad Guzan, and Joe Gyau. The 22-year-old Gyau is being evaluated today after spraining his knee against Ecuador and will return to Dortmund for treatment.

UPDATED U.S. ROSTER BY POSITION:

GOALKEEPERS (3): Bill Hamid (D.C. United), Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)

DEFENDERS (6): Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City), Timmy Chandler (Eintracht Frankfurt), Greg Garza (Club Tijuana), Michael Orozco (Puebla), Tim Ream (Bolton Wanderers), DeAndre Yedlin (Seattle Sounders FC)

MIDFIELDERS (7): Alejandro Bedoya (Nantes), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC), Joe Corona (Club Tijuana), Mix Diskerud (Rosenborg), Jermaine Jones (New England Revolution), Alfredo Morales (Ingolstadt), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)

FORWARDS (5): Jozy Altidore (Sunderland), Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders FC), Miguel Ibarra (Minnesota United FC), Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes), Bobby Wood (1860 Munich)

Pedro Heizer

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