A total of fifteen TEAMMATES from Major League Soccer will travel to Brazil this week, as 32 countries continue the quest to bring home the World Cup trophy. The United States team, which will be making its seventh consecutive World Cup appearance, features seven TEAMMATES. Jurgen Klinsmann’s squad arrived in Sao Paulo on Monday and will play its first match on Thursday, June 16 in Natal against Ghana.
The following TEAMMATES will represent the U.S. in Brazil:

NAME POS MLS CLUB
Brad Davis M Houston Dynamo
Matt Besler D Sporting Kansas City
Graham Zusi M Sporting Kansas City
Omar Gonzalez D LA Galaxy
Kyle Beckerman M Real Salt Lake
Nick Rimando GK Real Salt Lake
Chris Wondolowski F San Jose Earthquakes

 

Eight international TEAMMATES will represent their respective countries this year, including:

NAME POS MLS CLUB COUNTRY
Julio Cesar GK Toronto FC Brazil
Waylon Francis D Columbus Crew Costa Rica
Roy Miller D New York Red Bulls Costa Rica
Marvin Chavez M Chivas USA Honduras
Oscar Boniek Garcia M Houston Dynamo Honduras
Jerry Bengtson F New England Revolution Honduras
Victor Bernardez D San Jose Earthquakes Honduras
Steven Beitashour D Vancouver Whitecaps FC Iran