U.S. National Team head coach Bruce Arena has made his choices. Heavily relying on veterans with Dempsey and Altidore up top and Howard in goal while at the same time going young with Pulisic at attacking mid.
The U.S. needs to get points from Honduras tonight and Panama in a few days. Only one team has begun the Hex 0-2 like the U.S. have and made it through to qualify outright.
Sporting Kansas City’s Roger Espinoza is in the starting lineup for Honduras while Matt Besler and Graham Zusi are not in the starting eleven they are both available off of the bench.
United States Lineup:
U.S. MNT Starting XI vs. Honduras: 1-Tim Howard, 2-Jorge Villafaña, 3-Omar Gonzalez, 4-Michael Bradley (capt.), 6-John Brooks, 8-Clint Dempsey, 9-Sebastian Lletget, 10-Christian Pulisic, 15-Darlington Nagbe, 17-Jozy Altidore, 20-Geoff Cameron
Substitutes: 12-David Bingham, 22-Nick Rimando, 5-Matt Besler, 7-DaMarcus Beasley, 11-Alejandro Bedoya, 13-Kellyn Acosta, 14-Tim Ream, 16-Sacha Kljestan, 18-Chris Wondolowski, 19-Graham Zusi, 21-Walker Zimmerman, 23-Dax McCarty
Escober; Izaguirre, H. Figueroa, M. Figueroa, Alvarado, Beckeles; Claros, Espinoza; Quioto, Elis, Najar
How to Watch
Kickoff Time: 9:50 p.m. CT, 7:50 p.m. PT
Location: Avaya Stadium, San Jose, California
Available TV: FOX Sports 1, UniMas, Univision Deportes
Available Streaming: FOX Sports Go