Terrence Boyd, Kelyn Rowe join roster
CHICAGO -- Borussia Dortmund forward Terrence Boyd and UCLA midfielder Kelyn Rowe have been added to the U.S. under-23 roster for a training camp ahead of men's Olympic soccer qualifying.
Thirty players will gather for the camp with new coach Caleb Porter. It will be held from Thursday through Dec. 23 at Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
The U.S. opens qualifying against Cuba on March 22, then plays Canada two days later and El Salvador on March 26, with all three games at Nashville, Tenn. The top two teams in the group advance to the semifinals of the North and Central American and Caribbean region, and the two semifinal winners qualify for the London Olympics.
Men's Olympic soccer generally is limited to players under 23.
The roster (with club or college team):
Goalkeepers: David Bingham (San Jose), Bill Hamid (D.C. United), Sean Johnson (Chicago), Zac MacMath (Philadelphia).
Defenders: Gale Agbossoumonde (Eintracht Frankfurt), Royal-Dominique Fennell (Stuttgarter Kickers), Sebastien Ibeagha (Duke), Kofi Sarkodie (Houston Dynamo), Zarek Valentin (Montreal), Jorge Villafana (Chivas USA), Andrew Wenger (Duke), Sheanon Williams (Philadelphia).
Midfielders: Freddy Adu (Philadelphia), Bryan Arguez (Montreal), Joe Corona (Tijuana), Danny Cruz (Houston Dynamo), Mixx Diskerud (Stabaek), Dilly Duka (Columbus), Jared Jeffrey (Mainz), Sebastian Lletget (West Ham), Amobi Okugo (Philadelphia), Kelyn Rowe (UCLA), Michael Stephens (Los Angeles).
Forwards: Terrence Boyd (Borussia Dortmund), Will Bruin (Houston Dynamo), Teal Bunbury (Kansas City), Jann George (Nuremberg), Joe Gyau (Hoffenheim), Jack McInerney (Philadelphia), Andrew Wooten (Kaiserslautern).
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