The U.S. Men’s National Team and Venezuela National team lock horn in a friendly World Cup Qualifying warm-up match on June 3rd, 2017 10:00 PM EST at the Rio Tinto Stadium, Real Salt Lake in Sandy, Utah. FOX Sports 1 (US) will be doing the national TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
The U.S. hails a 3-0-1 all-time edge against Venezuela. The two teams’ first encounter ended in a 3-3 draw at Copa America ’93 in Ecuador. Since then they have faced each other in three friendlies with the US wiining them all on U.S. soil.
Date and Time: June 3rd, 2017 10:00 PM EST
Venue: Rio Tinto Stadium
TV: FOX Sports 1 (US)
Saturday’s match will serve as the MNT’s warm up for two crucial World Cup Qualifying matches against Trinidad & Tobago.
GOALKEEPERS (4): Brad Guzan, Ethan Horvath, Tim Howard, and Nick Rimando
DEFENDERS (10): DaMarcus Beasley, Matt Besler, John Brooks, Geoff Cameron, Omar Gonzalez, Matt Hedges, Tim Ream, Jorge Villafaña, DeAndre Yedlin, and Graham Zusi
MIDFIELDERS (8): Kellyn Acosta, Paul Arriola, Alejandro Bedoya, Michael Bradley, Fabian Johnson, Dax McCarty, Darlington Nagbe, and Christian Pulisic
FORWARDS (4): Jozy Altidore, Clint Dempsey, Jordan Morris, and Bobby Wood
Although Venezuela has fallen short from contention for a place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, La Vinotinto has been successful in other competitions. Venezuela has advanced to the quarterfinals of the Copa America Centenario for the third time in its last four seasons.
GOALKEEPERS (2): Alain Baroja, and José Contreras
DEFENDERS (10): Alexander González, Pablo Camacho, Jefre Vargas, José Manuel Velázquez , Jhon Chancellor, Yordan Osorio, Mikel Villanueva, Rubert Quijada, José Luis Marrufo, and Rolf Feltscher.
MIDFIELDERS (11): Arquímedes Figuera, Aristóteles Romero, Francisco Flores, Júnior Moreno, Francisco La Mantía, Alejandro Guerra, Jhon Murillo, Rómulo Otero, Jefferson Savarino, Jacobo Kouffati, and Darwin Machís.
FORWARDS (4): Salomón Rondón, Andrés Ponce, Edder Farías, and Christian Santos.