The U.S. men’s national team takes on Martinique on Thursday night (10pm, FS1) at Children’s Mercy Park looking to secure its place in the quarterfinals, and also test out several new faces as Gregg Berhalter makes seven changes from the squad that beat Haiti.
Gianluca Busio, Eryk Williamson, James Sands and Matthew Hoppe will make their first USMNT starts against Martinique, with Busio becoming the second-youngest American player to ever start in a Gold Cup (second only to Juan Agudelo).
Here is the starting lineup Gregg Berhalter is deploying:
Here is SBI’s pre-match coverage, to get you ready for the action:
Episode 311 of The SBI Show previews USMNT-Martinique and breaks down the very starting lineup Gregg Berhalter has chosen (LINK)
The SBI match preview touches on the USMNT’s desire to improve on its performance vs. Haiti. (LINK)
After an impressive national team debut vs. Haiti, Gianluca Busio is poised to make an even more memorable encore. (LINK)
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