U.S. coach Keith Tozer
and his 14-man squad have arrived in Rio de Janeiro where the USA will compete in the FIFA Futsal World Cup.
The USA kicks off its world championship campaign Sept. 30 against Paraguay. Its other Group B foes are Italy, Portugal and Thailand.
NATIONAL TEAM ROSTER
Jeff Richey (Fort Wayne, Ind.), Nick Vorberg (Grants Pass, Ore.). DEFENDERS:
Joe Hammes (Cedarburg, Wis.), Pat Morris
(Philadelphia, Pa.). MIDFIELDERS:
Denison Cabral (Florianópolis Brazil), Andrew Jacobsen (Palo Alto, Calif.), Ptah Myers (Columbus, Ohio), Sandre Naumoski
(Philadelphia, Pa.), Andy Rosenband (Hammond, Ind.), Matthew Stewart (El Paso, Texas). FORWARDS:
Mike Apple (Akron, Ohio), Jamar Beasley (Fort Wayne, Ind.), Chile Farias
(Los Angeles, Calif.), Brett Wiesner (Brookfield, Wis.).