CHICAGO (Sept. 16, 2022) – US Men’s National Team midfielder Johnny Cardoso has been added to the BioSteel USMNT Training Camp roster forward of the upcoming pre-World Cup matches in opposition to Japan and Saudi Arabia.
He replaces Yunus Musah, who has been recognized with a left groin harm and will not be prepared in time to take part.
Cardoso, 20, has earned three caps for the USA, final showing within the 1-0 win in opposition to Bosnia and Herzegovina to shut out a extremely profitable 2021. The victory was the seventeenth of the yr for the USMNT, surpassing the earlier document of 16 wins which was set in 2013.
The US Men’s National Team will face fellow World Cup finalist Japan on Sept. 23 on the Düsseldorf Arena in Düsseldorf, Germany. Kickoff is ready for 8:26 am ET, and the match shall be broadcast reside on ESPN2 and ESPN+ (8 am ET), UniMás and TUDN (8:20 am ET).
Four days later, the staff shall be in Murcia, Spain to satisfy Saudi Arabia on Sept. 27 on the Estadio Nueva Condomina. Coverage on FS1, UniMás and TUDN begins at 1:30 pm ET, with the match kicking off at 2 pm ET.
Fans will even be capable of observe all of the matches through FacebookTwitter @USMNTInstagram @USMNT and the official US Soccer App.
The September matches in Europe would be the USA’s ultimate alternatives to arrange forward of the beginning of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. Drawn alongside Wales, England and IR Iran in Group B, the USMNT will compete within the strongest general group in Qatar, with the 4 sides holding an common rank of 15 based on the March 2022 FIFA World Ranking.
DETAILED ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB/COUNTRY; CAPS/GOALS)
GOALKEEPERS (3): Ethan Horvath (Luton Town/ENG; 8/0), Sean Johnson (New York City FC; 10/0), Matt Turner (Arsenal/ENG; 18/0)
DEFENDERS (9): Reggie Cannon (Boavista/POR; 27/1), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Celtic/SCO; 11/0), Sergiño Dest (AC Milan/ITA; 17/2), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 27/3 ), Chris Richards (Crystal Palace/ENG; 8/0), Joe Scally (Borussia Mönchengladbach/GER; 2/0), Sam Vines (Royal Antwerp/BEL; 8/1), DeAndre Yedlin (Inter Miami; 74/0 ), Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC; 3/31)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Kellyn Acosta (LAFC; 52/2), Tyler Adams (Leeds United/ENG; 30/1), Johnny Cardoso (Internacional/BRA; 3/0), Luca de la Torre (Celta Vigo/ESP; 11/0), Weston McKennie (Juventus/ITA; 35/9), YMalik Tillman (Rangers/SCO; 2/0)
FORWARDS (8): Brenden Aaronson (Leeds United/ENG; 22/6), Paul Arriola (FC Dallas; 47/10), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas; 13/7), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders; 48/11), Ricardo Pepi (Groningen /NED; 11/3), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea/ENG; 51/21), Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund/GER; 12/4), Josh Sargent (Norwich City/ENG; 19/3)