ATLANTA —Miles Robinson has been called up to the United States Men’s National Team by manager Gregg Berhalter for two upcoming World Cup Qualifying matches in Concacaf.
Robinson will depart to join the group following Atlanta’s Decision Day match against FC Cincinnati SC on Sunday (3:30 p.m. ET, Bally Sports Southeast). The USMNT continues its World Cup Qualifying campaign on Nov. 12 against Mexico at TQL Stadium in Cincinnati. The team will then travel to face Jamaica on Nov. 16 at Independence Park in Kingston.
Robinson has 14 caps and three goals with the USMNT, earning his senior team debut on Sept. 6, 2019 in a friendly against Mexico. He made his first start and scored his first international goal in a 7-0 win against Trinidad and Tobago on Jan. 31, 2021. Robinson has started five of the six World Cup Qualifying matches this cycle, playing 90 minutes in each appearance. He started all six matches and scored two goals at the 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup where he helped the U.S. secure five clean sheets and scored the game-winning goal in the final to defeat Mexico 1-0. The 24-year-old was also named to his first MLS All-Star team and has started 23 of his 24 MLS appearances in 2021.
Nov. 12 USA vs. Mexico TQL Stadium – Cincinnati, Ohio
Nov. 16 Jamaica vs. USA Independence Park – Kingston, Jamaica
DETAILED ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB/COUNTRY; CAPS/GOALS):
GOALKEEPERS (3): Sean Johnson (New York City FC; 9/0), Zack Steffen (Manchester City/ENG; 24/0), Matt Turner (New England Revolution; 12/0)
DEFENDERS (9): Reggie Cannon (Boavista/POR; 22/1), Mark McKenzie (Genk/BEL; 8/0), Chris Richards (Hoffenheim/GER; 4/0), Antonee Robinson (Fulham/ENG; 17/1), Miles Robinson (Atlanta United; 14/3), Joe Scally (Borussia Mönchengladbach/GER; 0/0), Sam Vines (Royal Antwerp/BEL; 8/1), DeAndre Yedlin (Galatasaray/TUR; 69/0), Walker Zimmerman (Nashville SC; 20/2)
MIDFIELDERS (7): Kellyn Acosta (Colorado Rapids; 42/2), Tyler Adams (RB Leipzig/GER; 20/1), Gianluca Busio (Venezia/ITA; 7/0), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy; 33/8), Weston McKennie (Juventus/ITA; 27/7), Yunus Musah (Valencia/ESP; 9/0), Cristian Roldan (Seattle Sounders; 29/0)
FORWARDS (6): Brenden Aaronson (Red Bull Salzburg/AUT; 13/5), Paul Arriola (D.C. United; 41/8), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas; 2/2), Ricardo Pepi (FC Dallas; 4/3), Christian Pulisic (Chelsea/ENG; 40/16), Tim Weah (Lille/FRA; 16/1)
The matches are scheduled during a FIFA international window, making all players available for selection. While teams can summon a larger group, the game day roster for World Cup Qualifiers may only include 23 players.
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