The World’s 13th raked national team is all set for the biggest football competition. The complete the squad of USA national football team is declared which includes lots of young talent as well as experienced ones. This team has developed its game at a very high rate & is considered as one of the strongest contenders of this tournament. USA team played last 6 world cup tournaments & it is tenth appearance in this summer world cup. After the world cup of 1990, USA qualified as host of 1944 but faced loss against Brazil in the round of 16. So, have a look on team squad for USA for FIFA World Cup 2014.
USA Football Team Squad For 2014 World Cup
|1||Nick Rimando||Real Salt Lake|
|12||Sean Johnson||Chicago Fire|
|22||Bil Hamid||D.C. United|
|2||DeAndre||Seattle Sounders FC|
|3||Omar Gonzalez||LA Galaxy|
|5||Matt Besler||Sporting Kansas City|
|6||Tony Beltran||Real Salt Lake|
|15||Michael Parkurst||Columbus Crew|
|21||Clarence Goodson||San Jose Earthquakes|
|4||Michael Bradley||Toronto FC|
|10||Landon Donovan||LA Galaxy|
|11||Brad Davis||Houston Dynamo|
|14||Kyle Beckerman||Real Salt Lake|
|16||Luis Gil||Real Salt Lake|
|19||Graham Zusi||Sporting Kansas City|
|8||Clint Dempsey [C]||Seattle Sounders FC|
|9||Julian Green||Bayern Munich|
|17||Chris Wondolowski||San Jose|
|18||Eddie Johnson||D.C. United|
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Clint Dempsey is the current captain of the USA national football team. The player has played 103 international games so far. In these games, he scored 36 international goals. Currently, he is playing for Seattle Sounders FC. He was awarded with MLS Rookie of the year award in the year of 2004. Also, he won Honda player of the year in 2006 & 2011. In the confederation cup of 2009, he won bronze ball award for scoring third highest goals in the competition.
Jurgen Klinsmann is the head coach of USA national team. Cobi Jones is the player of the USA who played maximum number of games for this team . While, Landon Donovan is the highest goal scorer of the team scoring 57 goals total. Team’s first international debut took place on 20th August 1916 against Sweden. They won over Sweden by 3–2. So far, they’ve played 12 world cups & this is the 13th appearance of the team in this world cup which begins from 12 June.
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USA Schedule for 2014 World Cup
USA got one of the most toughest group of 2014 FIFA World Cup. They are played with second & third ranked team like Germany & Portugal. Along with these 2 teams, they have other rivals in the name of Ghana. USA will play the first match against Ghana on 16th June 2014 at Natal. This is the first match United States in group stage.
On 22nd June, 2014 USA will play their second match of group stage against Cristiano Ronaldo’s squad Portugal. It will be played in Manaus & last game is scheduled to be played against Germany in Recife. After playing 12 world cup, the team didn’t win this trophy so far & their best result is third place in 1930. Will they win the world cup this time?