Before we delve further into Western Conference Championship First Leg match, U.S. national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has announced his 20-man roster for the U.S. friendly with Russia on Nov. 18.
The U.S. take on Russia in Krasnodar at 8 a.m. PT in Kuban Stadium on ESPN2, ESPN3 and Univision
As expected no players currently participating in the MLS Cup Playoffs were called up to the squad.
Klinsmann's complete roster is below...
GOALKEEPERS (3): Tim Howard (Everton), Sean Johnson (Chicago Fire), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
DEFENDERS (6): Carlos Bocanegra (Racing Santander), Geoff Cameron (Stoke City), Timmy Chandler (Nuremberg), Maurice Edu (Stoke City), Clarence Goodson (Brondby), Fabian Johnson (Hoffenheim)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Michael Bradley (Roma), Mix Diskerud (Rosenborg), Joshua Gatt (Molde), Joe Gyau (Hoffenheim), Jermaine Jones (Schalke 04), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht), Danny Williams (Hoffenheim)
FORWARDS (4): Juan Agudelo (Chivas USA), Jozy Altidore (AZ Alkmaar), Terrence Boyd (Rapid Vienna), Herculez Gomez (Santos Laguna)