After having 11 missed calls on his phone and getting the message he'd been called up, the goalie says he wanted to completely tear up his room.
"I didn't know what was going on," he told ussoccer.com.
Hamid, 18, was thrown into the nets to serve as the goalkeeper during shooting practice. The D.C. United rookie called the chance to work alongside World Cup veterans and European-based stars "amazing."
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