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April, 1998 Poll Results: Pick the U.S. roster for France '98
May 2nd, 1998 12AM
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In the April, 1998 poll, we asked you to choose the U.S. 22-man roster for France '98. Here is the roster (in alphabetical order by position), according to the votes of the 2,480 fans who participated: Goalkeepers -- Brad Friedel, Kasey Keller, Juergen Sommer. Defenders -- Jeff Agoos, Marcelo Balboa, Mike Burns, Thomas Dooley, Alexi Lalas, Eddie Pope. Midfielders -- Chad Deering, John Harkes, Frankie Hejduk, Cobi Jones, Jovan Kirovski, Joe-Max Moore, Tab Ramos, Claudio Reyna, Ernie Stewart. Forwards -- Brian McBride, Preki Radosavljevic, Roy Wegerle, Eric Wynalda.


Here is a breakdown of the actual voting. * denotes player who makes the fans' roster.

Goalkeepers (3)

Name Votes (Pct.).
*Kasey Keller 2,413 (97.3%)
*Brad Friedel 2,345 (94.6%)
*Juergen Sommer 1,555 (62.7%)
Mark Dodd 560 (22.6%)
Ian Feuer 322 (13.0%)
Also receiving votes: Tony Meola, Zach Thornton.

Field Players (19)

Name Votes (Pct.)
*Claudio Reyna 2429 (97.9%)
*Eddie Pope 2421 (97.6%)
*Preki Radosavljevic 2390 (96.4%)
*Eric Wynalda 2372 (95.6%)
*Marcelo Balboa 2365 (95.4%)
*Thomas Dooley 2355 (95.0%)
*Tab Ramos 2338 (94.3%)
*Cobi Jones 2282 (92.0%)
*Joe-Max Moore 2226 (89.8%)
*Ernie Stewart 2148 (86.6%)
*Brian McBride 1995 (80.4%)
*Jeff Agoos 1955 (78.8%)
*John Harkes 1769 (71.3%)
*Mike Burns 1758 (70.9%)
*Alexi Lalas 1690 (68.1%)
*Roy Wegerle 1643 (66.3%)
*Chad Deering 1602 (64.6%)
*Frankie Hejduk 1561 (62.9%)
*Jovan Kirovski 1283 (51.7%)
David Wagner 1174 (47.3%)
Gregg Berhalter 1005 (40.5%)
Roy Lassiter 1003 (40.4%)
Chris Henderson 936 (37.7%)
Brian Maisonneuve 841 (33.9%)
Mike Sorber 661 (26.7%)
David Regis 649 (26.2%)
Ben Olsen 541 (21.8%)
Mike Lapper 250 (10.1%)
Greg Vanney 143 (5.8%)
Brian Dunseth 126 (5.1%)
Also receiving votes: Paul Caligiuri, Mark Chung, Robin Fraser, Frank Klopas, Carlos Llamosa, John O'Brien, Jordan Older, Johnny Torres, Martin Vasquez, Dante Washington. (Note: We have only included players receiving more than one write-in vote.)

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