Bolton Wanderers midfielder Stuart Holden could soon feature in the national team according to USA manager Jurgen Klinsmann. The midfielder last made a competitive appearance for the national team back in 2010. He suffered a broken leg while playing for the national team and he has been on the road to recovery since then.
The United States have relied on the performances of Aston Villa goalkeeper Brad Guzan for the last two matches due to the absence of the injured Tim Howard. United States manager Jurgen Klinsmann has said that he has so far been extremely pleased with the performances of his stand-in goalkeeper. Guzan kept two clean sheets for the team in the matches against Costa Rica and Mexico.
A lot of questions have been raised over the status of the United States national team following the embarrassing 2-1 defeat at the hands of Honduras in the World Cup qualifying campaign recently. This is the third consecutive match without a victory for the team. The team has also recently suffered embarrassing defeats at the hands of Mexico as well.
The United States goalkeeper Tim Howard has said that he feels that the English Premier league title race is far from over even though Manchester United have a healthy lead in the table. Sir Alex Ferguson's men have a four point advantage over City in the table, while they have an even more commanding lead to the third placed team Chelsea.
The United States national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann has said that he will be fully respecting the decision of the LA Galaxy striker Landon Donovan when it comes to his future with the national team. The 30-year-old recently said that he was considering his future with the national team after being burnt out as a result of a lot of football in recent years.
Landon Donovan has been one of the high-profile names in the United States football over the last decade, and his decision to slowly withdraw from football at all levels has been met with a surprise throughout all quarters of the game. He is extremely important for the United States national team, and it is not a surprise to know that the manager Jurgen Klinsmann is prepared to talk with the player.
The United States national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann has said that he is extremely confident that his team will not lose once again against Jamaica when the two sides meet each other in the World Cup qualifying match. United States and Jamaica recently played against each other in the World Cup qualifying match.