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WarSlamEagle
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USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


GOALKEEPERS (3) : Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Tim Howard (Everton), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)

DEFENDERS (8) : Carlos Bocanegra (Racing Santander), Geoff Cameron (Stoke City), Edgar Castillo (Club Tijuana), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover), Maurice Edu (Stoke City), Clarence Goodson (Brondby), Fabian Johnson (Hoffenheim), Michael Parkhurst (Nordsjaelland)

MIDFIELDERS (8) : Kyle Beckerman (Real Salt Lake), Michael Bradley (Roma), Joe Corona (Club Tijuana), Jermaine Jones (Schalke 04), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht), Brek Shea (FC Dallas), Danny Williams (Hoffenheim), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)

FORWARDS (5): Clint Dempsey (Tottenham Hotspur), Landon Donovan (LA Galaxy), Herculez Gomez (Santos), Alan Gordon (San Jose Earthquakes), Eddie Johnson (Seattle Sounders)



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hendersonshands
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Why is Jozy out? His decision or Jurgen's?



Just in case: frick Jurgen.






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WarSlamEagle
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


He tweeted this morning that he was heading somewhere with his AZ teammates tomorrow for some team building. Doesn't sound like he's in.

ETA: AZ could've kept him from going, but I highly doubt that.



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joey barton
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


It better be a team building exercise in Antigua





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etm512
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


This should be all hands on deck for these next 2. If you're healthy and a top player you should be there





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Sheep
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


quote:

What will we see?


Defensive midfielders and ineffective strikers?






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Bho
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


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ETA: AZ could've kept him from going, but I highly doubt that.



Grant Wahl said that AZ has to release him for FIFA dates and this is one of those. The decision was either Jurgy or Jozy and if it's Jurgy, I'm gonna be pissed.






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hendersonshands
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Let's not get ahead of ourselves here. The absence of Jozy may signal to the return of the Wondo.





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Tennessee Jed
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


WTF.

There is absolutely no execuse for leaving Altidore out.

Fire our Jurgen and throw the bank at the Northern Rhineland's Jurgen.



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RayFinkleTTU
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Fire Jurgy bring in Ballack





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wm72
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Has anyone heard whether Bradley will play?

Expecting he will but he was subbed at 70 minutes yesterday in his first match back. He commented in the post game interview that he wasn't yet fit for 90 minutes.






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Tennessee Jed
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


If Jurgen leaves Bradley and Jozy out, I will hate him regardless of all future results.

My inner-red will come out.






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DB10_AFC
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


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If Jurgen leaves Bradley and Jozy out, I will hate him regardless of all future results.

This.






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uway
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Biggest question for me is who will play on the wing.

I think we're fine without Jozy if for some reason he couldn't come, but if Landon's injury keeps him out, that's a problem.






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Puddinhead
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Zusi I'd hope.





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rockchlkjayhku11
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


i refuse to believe that jurgen actually chose to not put altidore on the roster. there's no fricking way that happened with the way he has been scoring. such an easy selection for these games.





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Tennessee Jed
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


either Jurgen chose not to bring Jozy, or Jozy hates America and the American soccer team.





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inelishaitrust
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


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Biggest question for me is who will play on the wing.


Zusi and then Gatt, hopefully.

Zusi has been a monster for SKC this entire year and particularly of late. 5 goals and a league leading 15 assists. He's responsible for half of SKC's 40 goals this year.






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Puddinhead
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


Not to mention he looked really good in his last appearance with the nats.





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NOTORlOUSD
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re: USMNT WCQ Squad Selection Discussion (UPDATE: DONOVAN/SHEA OUT FOR BOTH MATCHES)


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either Jurgen chose not to bring Jozy, or Jozy hates America and the American soccer team.

Option #3 is an injury. I'm hoping it's that for the sake of the Soccer Board's sanity.






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