|USA (4-3-3): Hamid; Sarkodie, Opara, Kitchen, Valentin; Diskerud, Okugo, Corona; Shea, Boyd, Adu. || |
Goalkeepers: Bill Hamid (D.C. United), Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire).
Defenders: Perry Kitchen (D.C. United), Ike Opara (San Jose Earthquakes), Kofi Sarkodie (Houston Dynamo), Zarek Valentin (Montreal Impact), Jorge Villafaña (Chivas USA), Sheanon Williams (Philadelphia Union).
Midfielders: Freddy Adu (Philadelphia Union), Joe Corona (Club Tijuana), Mix Diskerud (Gent), Jared Jeffrey (Mainz), Amobi Okugo (Philadelphia Union), Michael Stephens (Los Angeles Galaxy).
Forwards: Juan Agudelo (New York Red Bulls), Terrence Boyd (Borussia Dortmund), Teal Bunbury (Sporting Kansas City), Joe Gyau (Hoffenheim), Brek Shea (FC Dallas), Tony Taylor (Estoril).
|Canada (4-4-2): Misiewicz; Teibert, Attakora, Bekker, Stinson; Beckie, Saiko, Davies, James, Alderson; Haworth, Haber. || |
Goalkeepers: Adam Janssen (Minnesota Stars), Michal Misiewicz (FC Edmonton).
Defenders: Andrés Fresenga (Racing Club de Montevideo), Nana Attakora-Gyan (unattached), Doneil Henry (Toronto FC).
Midfielders: Russell Teibert (Vancouver Whitecaps FC), Kyle Bekker (Boston College), Bryce Alderson (Vancouver Whitecaps FC), Samuel Piette (FC Metz), Shaun Saiko (FC Edmonton), Matt Stinson (Toronto FC), Philippe Davies (unattached), Sherif El-Masri (Courts Young Lions), Drew Beckie (unattached).
Forwards: Marcus Haber (St. Johnstone FC), Babayele Sodade (Seattle Sounders FC), Lucas Cavallini (Nacional), Carl Haworth (Montreal Impact), Randy Edwini-Bonsu (Eintracht Braunsweig), Evan James (Montreal Impact).
- Seven players from the Canada U-23 roster are on MLS teams: Babayele Sodade (Seattle Sounders FC), Doneil Henry and Matt Stinson (Toronto FC), Bryce Alderson and Russell Teibert (Vancouver Whitecaps) and Carl Haworth and Evan James (Montreal Impact).
- In the opening matches of Group A, the U.S. trounced Cuba 6-0 with Joe Corona scoring a hat trick. Canada drew 0-0 with El Salvador. With a win on Saturday, the Americans can progress to the semifinal round. All games will be on the Universal Sports Network, Mun2 and CONCACAF.com.
- "It's a pretty big rivalry, so we're not taking it lightly," Perry Kitchen said ahead of the matchup.
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