LOS ANGELES (Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021) – LA Galaxy defender Julian Araujo has been added to the U-23 USMNT roster for its training camp in Bradenton, Fla., while FC Dallas defender Bryan Reynolds will be departing for personal reasons.
Araujo earned his first cap with the senior USMNT as a starter in the team’s 6-0 shutout victory against El Salvador last December in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. The right back appeared in the first two matches of the U-23 USMNT cycle against Egypt and the Netherlands in March 2019. Just 19-years-old, Araujo played a career-high 1299 minutes this year for LA as the Galaxy’s only player under 25 to eclipse 1,000 minutes.
UPDATED U-23 USMNT DETAILED ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Matt Freese (Philadelphia Union), JT Marcinkowski (San Jose Earthquakes), Brady Scott (Austin FC)
DEFENDERS (11): Julian Araujo (LA Galaxy), George Bello (Atlanta United FC), Kyle Duncan (New York Red Bulls), Chris Gloster (PSV Eindhoven/NED), Aaron Herrera (Real Salt Lake), Aboubacar Keita (Columbus Crew SC), Henry Kessler (New England Revolution), Mauricio Pineda (Chicago Fire), Donovan Pines (D.C. United), Miles Robinson (Atlanta United FC), Sam Vines (Colorado Rapids)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Hassani Dotson (Minnesota United FC), Bryang Kayo (Wolfsburg/GER), Andrés Perea(Orlando City SC), Tanner Tessmann (FC Dallas), Eryk Williamson (Portland Timbers), Jackson Yueill (San Jose Earthquakes)
FORWARDS (7): Cade Cowell (San Jose Earthquakes), Daryl Dike (Orlando City SC), Jeremy Ebobisse (Portland Timbers), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas), Jonathan Lewis (Colorado Rapids), Benji Michel (Orlando City SC), Djordje Mihailovic (Montreal Impact/CAN)