[MLS SPOTLIGHT] Commissioner picks Tim Cahill and DeAndre Yedlin were among the seven players added to the MLS all-stars' gameday roster for the match against Roma in the 2013 AT&T MLS All-Star Game on July 31 at Sporting Park (live on ESPN2, UniMas, starting at 9 p.m. ET). The other seven players added to the roster were picked by all-star coach Peter Vermes of Sporting Kansas City.
Among the notables omissions was Landon Donovan, who was left off the matchday roster for the first time in 12 years.
Other players who were passed over included Philadelphia Union forward Jack McInerney, who led the league scoring much of the season, and midfielder Javier Morales of Supporters' Shield leader Real Salt Lake.
2013 MLS All-Star Gameday Roster:
Goalkeepers:*Raul Fernandez (FC Dallas), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
Defenders:Corey Ashe (Houston Dynamo), *Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City), Tony Beltran (Real Salt Lake), *Aurelien Collin (Sporting KC), *Omar Gonzalez (LA Galaxy), DeAndre Yedlin (Seattle Sounders).
Midfielders:Kyle Beckerman (Real Salt Lake), Patrice Bernier (Montreal Impact), Tim Cahill (New York Red Bulls), *Brad Davis (Houston Dynamo), *Will Johnson (Portland Timbers), *Mike Magee (Chicago Fire), *Graham Zusi (Sporting KC).
Forwards:*Marco Di Vaio (Montreal Impact), *Thierry Henry (New York Red Bulls), Robbie Keane (LA Galaxy), Camilo (Vancouver Whitecaps), *Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes).
*2013 MLS All-Star Fan XI.