Wondolowski added to U.S. roster for World Cup qualifying

The 34-year-old striker brings the U.S. squad to 26 players ahead of matches against Honduras and Panama.

Chris Wondolowski has been added to the U.S. national team for upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Honduras and Panama, U.S. Soccer announced Monday.

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The San Jose Earthquakes striker brings the U.S. roster to 26 players, with no players withdrawing.

Wondolowski won't have to travel for Friday's match against Honduras at Avaya Stadium, the Earthquakes' home venue. He joins Clint Dempsey, Jozy Altidore and Jordan Morris as forwards on the U.S. squad, which also will travel to face Panama on March 28.

The 34-year-old, who has scored 11 goals in 35 caps, received a January call-up for Bruce Arena's first camp since taking over as coach but was released before friendlies against Serbia and Jamaica.

He joins David Bingham, Matt Besler, Graham Zusi and Sacha Kljestan as additions to the U.S. roster since it was initially revealed Wednesday.


Here is the updated U.S. squad:

GOALKEEPERS (3): David Bingham (San Jose Earthquakes), Tim Howard (Colorado Rapids), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
DEFENDERS (10): DaMarcus Beasley (Houston Dynamo), Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City), John Brooks (Hertha Berlin) Geoff Cameron (Stoke City/ENG), Omar Gonzalez (Pachuca/MEX), Michael Orozco (Club Tijuana/MEX), Tim Ream (Fulham/ENG), Jorge Villafana (Santos Laguna/MEX), Walker Zimmerman (FC Dallas), Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)
MIDFIELDERS (9): Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas), Alejandro Bedoya (Philadelphia Union), Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/CAN), Jermaine Jones (LA Galaxy), Sacha Kljestan (New York Red Bulls), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy), Dax McCarty (Chicago Fire), Darlington Nagbe (Portland Timbers), Christian Pulisic (Borussia Dortmund/GER)

He joins David Bingham, Matt Besler, Graham Zusi and Sacha Kljestan as additions to the U.S. roster since it was initially revealed Wednesday.


FORWARDS (4): Jozy Altidore (Toronto FC/CAN), Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders), Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes)



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