[USA MEN] It was not a good weekend on the injury front for the U.S. national team. Timmy Chandler (left hamstring
strain) and Jose Torres (right hamstring strain) became the latest to pull out of Wednesday's Italy-USA game because of injury. Jermaine Jones (calf injury) withdrew after the announcement of the roster, and Oguchi Onyewu was lost last week with a knee injury. In addition,
Landon Donovan will miss the game with bronchitis, once again depriving Coach Jurgen Klinsmann of a chance to team
Donovan with Clint Dempsey.
Klinsmann has added midfielder Sacha Kljestan and forward Brek Shea to the training camp roster for the match against Italy in Genoa.
Chandler will miss two weeks after straining a gluteal muscle during Nuremberg's 1-0 win at Werder Bremen on Saturday.
Torres, who had missed four friendlies last fall with a foot injury, injured his leg in Pachuca's 1-1 tie with Tigres but played the entire 90 minutes because Pachuca coach Efrain Flores had made three substitutions.
Shea has appeared in every game under Klinsmann, starting seven and entering as a sub in two. Shea was part of the U-23 squad preparing for its match with Mexico on Wednesday in Frisco, Texas.
Kljestan, who has 34 caps and four goals for the national team, has had a strong season for Anderlecht but hasn't appeared for the national team since September 2011, coming on as a second-half substitute in the USA's 1-0 loss to Costa Rica at The Home Depot Center.
GOALKEEPERS (3): Brad Guzan (Aston Villa), Tim Howard (Everton), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
DEFENDERS (6): Carlos Bocanegra (Rangers), Geoff Cameron (Houston Dynamo), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96), Clarence Goodson (Brondby), Michael Parkhurst (FC Nordsjaelland), Jonathan Spector (Birmingham City)
MIDFIELDERS (5): Michael Bradley (Chievo Verona), Maurice Edu (Rangers), Fabian Johnson (Hoffenheim), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht), Danny Williams (Hoffenheim)
FORWARDS (5): Jozy Altidore (AZ), Terrence Boyd (Borussia Dortmund), Edson Buddle (Los Angeles Galaxy), Clint Dempsey (Fulham), Brek Shea (FC Dallas)