Carter-Vickers, Richards out for U.S. friendlies
The protector Cameron Carter Vickers And Chris Richards Will be missed United StatesThe last two warm-up matches of the World Cup due to injuries.
The pair were replaced by Sunday Mark McKenzie And Eric Palmer Brownwhich include Walker Zimmerman And Aaron Long As the main defender of the exhibits against Japan Friday in Dusseldorf, GermanyAnd Saudi Arabia Four days later in Murcia, Spain.
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Goalkeeper Zack Stephenleft behind. Anthony RobinsonMidfielders Yunus Musa And Cristian Roldan and winger Tim Weah are also out of the matches due to injury. Central defender Mel Robinson Has been ruled out of the World Cup due to a ruptured left Achilles.
Carter Vickers was hired out of Glasgow. CelticThe team’s 2-0 loss to St Mirren in Scottish Premier League play on Sunday ended a 38-game unbeaten run in the league. Celtic manager Ange Postecoglou said the center “pulled the injury” earlier this week.
“We’re hoping he won’t be away too long after the international break,” Postecoglou said.
Carter-Vickers played the entire game for Celtic in their 1-1 draw against the Ukrainian side. Shakhtar Donetsk Wednesday in the Champions League.
The son of former NBA player Howard Carter, 24-year-old Carter-Vickers is hoping to earn a spot on the U.S. World Cup roster. He returned to the national team for the first time in three years for the exhibition on June 1 Moroccohis 17th International Exhibition.
McKenzie, 23, has produced eight international exhibitions and plays. BelgiumKay Jenk plays for 25-year-old Palmer Brown. FranceOf Trice And has done four international exhibitions.
Back at the World Cup after missing the 2018 tournament, opened against the USA. Wells Plays on November 21 England Four days later in the Black Friday match and against Iran on 29 November, group play was closed.
US coach Greg Berhalter plans to announce his Cup roster on November 9, five days before the FIFA submission deadline.