The United States men’s national team failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and despite the shocking result, the Americans will continue playing ball.
Head coach Bruce Arena was fired after the loss to Trinidad and Tobago which left the whole US Soccer Federation under scrutiny.
The US team returns to the pitch next week and will travel to play in a friendly game against Portugal and.
Interim head coach Dave Sarachan called up Newcastle United right-back DeAndre Yedlin to feature the match.
Yedlin will be close to turning 30 and is one of the main established veterans for the American national team. He has proven his ability over the past couple of years for club and country as he is one of the fastest players on the international scene.
Rafa Benitez is building him again as injuries are slowing him down and Benitez wants to return to full fitness.