Fulham duo Carlos Bocanegra and Clint Dempsey have been named in the United States squad to play Brazil this weekend.

Bob Bradley has included the Fulham pair as part of fourteen European-based players in his squad to take on the five-times World Cup winners in Chicago on September 9. The American head coach said:

“The schedule this year has included some great challenges, and playing against Brazil is another outstanding opportunity for this group. We have a good mix of players in camp, and are excited about the chance to play against one of the best teams in the world. It’s great to be back in Chicago for a match of this caliber. It should be an exciting afternoon.”


Goalkeepers: Tim Howard (Everton FC), Chris Seitz (Real Salt Lake)

Defenders: Carlos Bocanegra (Fulham), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Jay DeMerit (Watford), Oguchi Onyewu (Standard de Liege), Heath Pearce (Hansa Rostock), Frank Simek (Sheffield Wednesday), Jonathan Spector (West Ham United)

Midfielders: DaMarcus Beasley (Glasgow Rangers), Michael Bradley (SC Heerenveen), Bobby Convey (Reading), Clint Dempsey (Fulham), Benny Feilhaber (Derby County), Pablo Mastroeni (Colorado Rapids)

Forwards: Davy Arnaud (Kansas City Wizards), Landon Donovan (Los Angeles Galaxy), Eddie Johnson (Kansas City Wizards), Josh Wolff (1860 Munich)