Omar Gonzalez excited to have Landon Donovan back with the U.S. for World Cup qualifiers

CARSON, Calif. – Landon Donovan is back with the full U.S. National Team.

Donovan and Omar Gonzalez both received calls to join the U.S. squad for their World Cup qualifiers and each spoke about the task ahead of them in this piece on

The call for Donovan is his first World Cup qualifier call since June of last year and Gonzalez is particularly enthusiastic to have him back with the full squad.

“I’m very excited to have him there,” said the Galaxy defender. “This whole year, he hasn’t been there with the national team and I think that we’re really good friends and to have him there to bounce some things off him, since he has so much experience, is going to be great for myself.