Forward Twellman added to U.S. training camp roster
CARSON, Calif. -- Forward Taylor Twellman has recovered from a hernia and was added Wednesday to the U.S. soccer team's training camp for its Feb. 7 exhibition game against Mexico in Glendale, Ariz.
Four players were dropped from the training camp, with defenders Dan Califf and Heath Pearce returning to their clubs in Denmark, and Pat Noonan (knee) and Brian Mullan (ankle) sidelined by injuries.
Interim U.S. coach Bob Bradley has 26 players coming into the training camp, which opens Thursday, and has asked for European clubs to release eight players for the game. The United States beat Denmark 3-1 Saturday in Bradley's first game since replacing Bruce Arena.
Goalkeepers: Joe Cannon (Los Angeles), Matt Pickens (Chicago), Troy Perkins (D.C.), Matt Reis (New England)
Defenders: Chris Albright (Los Angeles), Bobby Boswell (D.C.), Jonathan Bornstein (Chivas USA), Jimmy Conrad (Kansas City), Todd Dunivant (New York), Bryan Namoff (D.C.), Michael Parkhurst (New England), Dasan Robinson (Chicago), Eddie Robinson (Houston)
Midfielders: Kyle Beckerman (Colorado), Brian Carroll (D.C.), Ricardo Clark (Houston), Joshua Gros (D.C.), Sacha Kljestan (Chivas USA), Justin Mapp (Chicago), Pablo Mastroeni (Colorado)
Forwards: Kenny Cooper (Dallas), Landon Donovan (Los Angeles), Eddie Johnson (Kansas City), Nate Jaqua (Los Angeles), Chris Rolfe (Chicago), Taylor Twellman (New England).