USA National Soccer Team Roster Players Squad

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USA National Soccer Team

USA Soccer Team Roster Players Squad – The USA has come one of the great powers in football since the 1980s. Officially, they are called as USA Football team. So far, the USA has never won the World Cup or other championships in the World in international level of football. However, they have ever achieved some big games and achievements in football. If you want to know more about their history, it will be better to pay attention to the discussion below.

Basic Information about USA Football Team

The United States of America Football Team has some nicknames. The first is “Yanks”. Besides that, they are also well known as “The Stars & Stripes” which refers to their national flag. Then, they are also called “the Red”. Another nickname is “White and Blue”. The football association is the United States Soccer Federation. They played in the World Cup for the first time is 1930 and in Confederation Cup in 1992.

USA Soccer Team in the World Cup

The best achievement of the USA national football team is to reach the semifinal. Unfortunately, it was reached in their first World Cup participation long years ago, 1930. After that, they have never reached semifinal or better stage. But they have big respect from other national teams in the era of 1990 until the latest World Cup because they have some good football players. As a result, they reached the big of 16 four times and the quarter-final once.

USA Football Team in Other Competitions
In Copa America, USA football team has ever reached the fourth rank in 1995 and the rest is not satisfying enough. Actually, they have some good achievements but in CONCACAF Gold Cup only. They won it 4 times in 1991, 2002, 2005 and 2007. They also got runner ups 3 times in 1993, 1998 and 2009. Overall, they show good performance in football recently.

See: USA Soccer Jersey

Some Notes of USA Football Team in Matches
United States of America national football team made their international debut match on November 28th in 1885 against Canada where they lose 1-0. However, it was not an official match. For the official match, they first played the international match against Sweden on August 20th in 1926 where they won with the score of 2-3.

They also have some records such as the biggest won against Cayman with the score of 8-1. However, their biggest loss is against England on the score of 0-10. If you want to know about the USA Squad 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification, follow this table.

USA National Football Soccer Team Roster:

Player Birthdate Club
Jesse Gonzalez 5/25/1995 FC Dallas
Tim Howard 03/06/1979 Colorado Rapids
Bill Hamid 11/25/1990 D.C. United
Omar Gonzalez 10/11/1988 Pachuca (Mexico)
Matt Besler 02/11/1987 Sporting Kansas City
Justin Morrow 10/04/1987 Toronto FC (Canada)
Jorge Villafaña 9/16/1989 Santos Laguna (Mexico)
Graham Zusi 8/18/1986 Sporting Kansas City
Matt Hedges 04/01/1990 FC Dallas
Eric Lichaj 11/17/1988 Nottingham Forest (England)
Matt Miazga 7/19/1995 Chelsea FC
Kellyn Acosta 7/25/1995 FC Dallas
Paul Arriola 02/05/1995 D.C. United
Michael Bradley 7/31/1987 Toronto FC
Joe Corona 07/09/1990 Club Tijuana (Mexico)
Dax McCarty 4/30/1987 Chicago Fire
Darlington Nagbe 7/19/1990 Portland Timbers
Chris Pontius 05/12/1987 Philadelphia Union
Juan Agudelo 11/23/1992 New England Revolution
Jozy Altidore 11/06/1989 Toronto FC
Clint Dempsey 03/09/1983 Seattle Sounders FC
Jordan Morris 10/26/1994 Seattle Sounders FC
Gyasi Zardes 09/02/1991 LA Galaxy

Best Football Players from the USA

Even though they do not have great players like the European players, they have some players that impress the world. Based on their history, Landon Donovan becomes one of their best players ever. He has ever elected as the best US Soccer Athlete of the Year 4 times and joined some European clubs including Everton and Bayern Munich. He also becomes the most scoring player so far for the USA football team. Besides that, there is also Cobi Jones where he gets the most caps in the national team. We also cannot forget Clint Dempsey that has ever had a good time with Fulham from 2007 to 2012.

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