The U.S. under-20 national team will conduct its first camp since qualifying for this summer's U-20 World Cup in Canada when it trains in Frisco, Texas, from March 22-29.
U-20 head coach
has invited 16 players in for the camp. Nine players play in Major League Soccer, two play professionally in Europe, four play collegiately and
one is a high school senior.
Called up for the first time is Gabriel Ferrari
, who recently debuted with Italian Serie A club Sampdoria in a Coppa
Italia match. The high schooler is Santa Clara-bound Jalil Anibaba
of Davis, Calif. U-20 ROSTER: GOALKEEPERS:
Diego Restrepo (Univ. of South Florida), Chris Seitz (Real Salt Lake). DEFENDERS:
Kyle Davies (Southampton/Italy), Amaechi
Igwe (New England Revolution), Quavas Kirk (L.A. Galaxy), Ofori Sarkodie (Indiana Univ.), Tim Ward (Columbus Crew). MIDFIELDERS:
Freddy Adu (Real Salt
Lake), Jalil Anibaba (Davis Legacy, Calif.), Tony Beltran (UCLA), Danny Szetela (Columbus Crew), Anthony Wallace (FC Dallas). FORWARDS:
(N.Y. Red Bulls), Gabriel Ferrari (Sampdoria/Italy), Robbie Rogers (Columbus Crew), Sal Zizzo (UCLA).