U.S. preliminary roster announced for 2014 FIFA World Cup

U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann has announced his preliminary 30-man roster for the World Cup with the most notable exclusion being striker Eddie Johnson. The expected but still notable inclusion of newcomer Julian Green is the only unfamiliar name in an otherwise standard collection of players for the U.S.
Brooks Peck

United States' Aron Johannsson, left, has a shot towards goal, unsuccessfully past Scotland's Gordon Greer, right, during their international soccer match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, Friday Nov. 15, 2013

United States' Aron Johannsson, left, has a shot towards goal, unsuccessfully past Scotland's Gordon Greer, right, during their international soccer match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, Friday Nov. 15, 2013. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

Sulmoni and Schenkel of FC Thun challenge Boyd of Rapid Vienna for a high ball during their Europa League soccer match in Vienna

Fulvio Sulmoni (L) and Lukas Schenkel (R) of FC Thun challenge Terrence Boyd of Rapid Vienna (C) for a high ball during their Europa League soccer match in Vienna November 28, 2013. REUTERS/Heinz-Peter Bader (AUSTRIA - Tags: SPORT SOCCER TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2013, file photo, Sunderland's Jozy Altidore, left, hits a shot toward goal past Chelsea's goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer, right, during an English League Cup quarterfinal soccer match in Sunderland, England. Altidore's disappointing first season with Sunderland has less than a month remaining, and it appears as though the American's struggles for playing time aren't finished. Altidore, who scored 31 goals in 41 games for AZ Alkmaar in the Dutch league last year, was an unused substitute for last-place Sunderland in a 2-2 tie with Manchester City on Wednesday, April 16. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell, File)

Ukraine's Garmash challenges Jones of the U.S. during their international friendly soccer match in Larnaca

Ukraine's Denys Garmash (top) challenges Jermaine Jones of the U.S. during their international friendly soccer match in Larnaca, March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Yorgos Karahalis (CYPRUS - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

U.S. forrward Julian Green (9) carries the ball against Mexico during the second half of an international friendly soccer match Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The game ended in a 2-2 draw. (AP Photo/Rock Scuteri)

FC Nantes' Bedoya reacts after scoring against Olympique Marseille during their French Ligue 1 soccer match in Marseille

FC Nantes' Alejandro Bedoya reacts after scoring against Olympique Marseille during their French Ligue 1 soccer match at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier (FRANCE - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

U.S. defenseman Michael Parkhurst (15) carries the ball against Mexico during the second half of an international friendly soccer match Wednesday, April 2, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The game ended in a 2-2 draw. (AP Photo/Rock Scuteri)

Ukraine v USA - International Friendly

LARNACA, CYPRUS - MARCH 05: Fabian Johnson of the USA in action during the Ukraine v USA International Friendly at Antonis Papadopoulos stadium on March 5, 2014 in Larnaca, Cyprus. (Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/Getty Images)

West Bromwich Albion v Stoke City - Premier League

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - MAY 11: Geoff Cameron of Stoke City is watched by Stephane Sessegnon of West Bromwich Albion during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City at The Hawthorns on May 11, 2014 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Ukraine v USA - International Friendly

LARNACA, CYPRUS - MARCH 05: John Brooks of the USA, in action during the Ukraine v USA International Friendly at Antonis Papadopoulos stadium on March 5, 2014 in Larnaca, Cyprus. (Photo by Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/Getty Images)

United States Training Session

KANSAS CITY, KS - OCTOBER 09: Damarcus Beasley controls the ball during a training session for the US Men's National Soccer Team in advance of their game vs Jamaica at Sporting Park on October 9, 2013 in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace v Aston Villa - Premier League

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 12: Brad Guzan of Aston Villa clashes with Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Aston Villa at Selhurst Park on April 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Christopher Lee/Getty Images)