Tyler Adams and Brenden Aaronson in US World Cup Squad

Leeds United duo heading to 2022 World Cup

Brenden and Tyler Banner.png

USA head coach Gregg Berhalter named his World Cup squad on Thursday night, with Leeds United duo Brenden Aaronson and Tyler Adams included.

Aaronson has featured in all 13 of Leeds' Premier League games this season, scoring the opener in our 3-0 win over Chelsea. The winger has 24 caps to his name, contributing six goals and five assists to the national team.

Adams has impressed during his start to life at Leeds, picking up three Player of the Match awards against Chelsea, Everton and Aston Villa in 12 games for the Whites. The defensive midfielder has featured 32 times for the US national team, captaining them eight times and scoring once in a 1-0 win over Mexico.

The USA will kick off their World Cup campaign against Wales on Monday 21st November at the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium in Al Rayyan, before facing one of the tournament favourites England on Friday 25th November at the Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor.

They will then wrap up the group stage against Iran on Tuesday 29th November at the Al Thumama Stadium in Doha.

USA World Cup Fixtures:

Monday 21st November: USA vs Wales (7pm)

Friday 25th November: England vs USA (7pm)

Tuesday 29th November: Iran vs USA (7pm)

USA World Cup Squad:

Ethan Horvath (Luton Town), Sean Johnson (New York City FC), Matt Turner (Arsenal), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Celtic), Sergiño Dest (AC Milan), Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls), Shaq Moore (Nashville SC), Tim Ream (Fulham), Antonee Robinson (Fulham), Joe Scally (Borussia Mönchengladbach), DeAndre Yedlin (Inter Miami CF), Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC), Brenden Aaronson (Leeds United), Kellyn Acosta (LAFC), Tyler Adams (Leeds United), Luca de la Torre (Celta Vigo), Weston McKennie (Juventus), Yunus Musah (Valencia), Cristian Roldan (Seattle Sounders FC), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea), Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund), Josh Sargent (Norwich City), Tim Weah (Lille), Haji Wright (Antalyaspor)

Related Content

  1. 01
  2. 02
  3. 03