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Freddy Adu is back

  • AP, Monday, May 23, 2011 3:35 PM

Freddy Adu was among the 23 players U.S. national team coach Bob Bradley called up for the Gold Cup. The 21-year-old midfielder has not played for the national team in two years and has been playing in the Turkish second division.

New York Red Bulls' Juan Agudelo and Tim Ream were among five players who have debuted for the USA since the 2010 World Cup. Bradley called up 14 players from the 2010 World Cup team.

Among those not called up were German-American Timothy Chandler, Canadian-American Teal Bunbury and Swedish-based Alejandro Bedoya.

U.S. ROSTER:
GOALKEEPERS: Tim Howard (Everton, England), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake), Marcus Hahnemann (Wolves, England).
DEFENDERS: Oguchi Onyewu (FC Twente, Netherlands), Carlos Bocanegra (Saint-Etienne, France), Steve Cherundolo (Hannover 96, Germany), Eric Lichaj (Leeds, England), Clarence Goodson (Broendby, Denmark), Jonathan Bornstein (Tigres, Mexico), Jonathan Spector (West Ham, England), Tim Ream (New York Red Bulls).
MIDFIELDERS: Michael Bradley (Aston Villa, England), Clint Dempsey (Fulham, England), Maurice Edu (Rangers, Scotland), Landon Donovan (Los Angeles Galaxy), Freddy Adu (Rizespor, Turkey), Robbie Rogers (Columbus Crew), Benny Feilhaber (New England Revolution), Jermaine Jones (Blackburn, England), Sacha Kljestan (Anderlecht, Belgium).
FORWARDS: Juan Agudelo (New York Red Bulls), Jozy Altidore (Bursaspor, Turkey), Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes).

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