Japan vs. USMNT
September 23, 2022
Düsseldorf Enviornment, Düsseldorf, Germany
Pre-Recreation Protection: 8 a.m. ET on ESPN2, ESPN+; 8:20 a.m. ET on UniMás, TUDN
Kickoff: 8:26 a.m. ET on ESPN2, ESPN+, UniMás, TUDN
Social Media: @USMNT on Twitter and Instagram; U.S. Football on Fb , The U.S. Football App
Lately’s USMNT Beginning XI vs. Japan: 1-Matt Turner, 2-Sergiño Dest, 3-Walker Zimmerman (capt.), 4-Tyler Adams, 5-Aaron Lengthy, 6-Sam Vines, 8-Weston McKennie, 9-Jesús Ferreira, 11-Brenden Aaronson, 14-Luca de l. a. Torre, 21-Gio Reyna
Substitutes: 18-Ethan Horvath, 25-Sean Johnson, 7-Paul Arriola, 12-Erik Palmer-Brown, 13-Jordan Morris, 15-Johnny Cardoso, 16-Mark McKenzie, 17-Malik Tillman, 19-Ricardo Pepi, 20-Reggie Cannon, 22-DeAndre Yedlin, 23-Kellyn Acosta, 24-Josh Sargent, 26-Joe Scally
- USMNT Beginning XI Cap Numbers (together with this fit): Weston McKennie (36), Walker Zimmerman (32), Tyler Adams (31), Aaron Lengthy (28), Brenden Aaronson (23), Matt Turner (19), Sergiño Dest (18), Jesús Ferreira (14), Gio Reyna (13), Luca de l. a. Torre (12), Sam Vines (9)
- Lately’s Beginning XI has a mean age of 24 years, 143 days and moderate cap selection of 20.
- Ahead Gio Reyna makes his first global get started in additional than a 12 months, final doing so within the 0-0 draw at El Salvador to open 2022 FIFA Global Cup Qualifying on Sept. 2, 2021. Reyna dons the quantity 21 blouse nowadays, the similar quantity his father Claudio wore a complete of 42 occasions for the USMNT, together with on the 1998 FIFA Global Cup.
- Defender Sam Vines makes his first USMNT look because the Concacaf Gold Cup Ultimate towards Mexico on Aug. 1, 2021, and earns his first get started because the semifinal towards Qatar on July 29, 2021. Due to that look in contrast 12 months’s Global Cup hosts, Vines is the one USMNT starter that has performed towards opposition from the Asian Soccer Confederation.
- After lacking each the March and June global home windows, defender Sergiño Dest makes his first look because the Jan. 30 Global Cup Qualifying fit at Canada.
- Walker Zimmerman captains the aspect for the 6th time nowadays.
- Tyler Adams, Luca de l. a. Torre and Weston McKennie get started in combination in midfield for the primary time nowadays.
- The ahead line of Brenden Aaronson, Jesús Ferreira and Gio Reyna additionally get started in combination for the primary time nowadays.
- Jesús Ferreira leads all USMNT gamers with 5 objectives in 8 suits right through 2022.
- Aaron Lengthy and Walker Zimmerman spouse in central protection for the tenth time. The USMNT is 7-1-1 when the veteran duo pair in combination at the again line.
- 3 starters have represented golf equipment right here in Germany. Gio Reyna has performed for Borussia Dortmund since 2019, Weston McKennie coated up for Schalke from 2017-2020 and Tyler Adams represented RB Leipzig from 2019-2022.
- Must he sub into the fit this night, midfielder Kellyn Acosta will seem towards the rustic of his father and grandmother’s beginning.
- Christian Pulisic is off nowadays’s roster as a result of a knock he took in coaching previous this week. He’s going to be evaluated daily for his availability to play towards Saudi Arabia on Sept. 27 in Murcia, Spain.
- The USMNT will get dressed 25 gamers, whilst Japan will get dressed 26 for nowadays’s sport. Six substitutions are allowed in 3 other moments. Halftime does no longer rely as a substitution second.
- The USMNT is 1-1-0 all-time towards Japan. The Samurai Blue gained the primary assembly, a 3-1 victory on March 14, 1993 in Tokyo. America gained the final assembly, incomes a 3-2 end result on Feb. 10, 2006 in San Francisco.
- The USMNT is 36-9-9 in 54 suits below Gregg Berhalter.
- Lately’s fit marks the staff’s 3rd impartial website pleasant below Berhalter. America earned a 6-2 win towards Panama on Nov. 16, 2020, and a 4-1 win towards Jamaica on March 25, 2021. Each suits had been performed in Wiener Neustadt, Austria.
- Felix Zwayer of Germany is the referee for this night’s fit. That is the primary time he has officiated a USMNT fit.