Like the USA, Bolivia will be fielding an experimental team with 11 uncapped players in the squad for Monday night's friendly in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Mexican coach Eduardo
will serve as a fill-in for new national team coach, Venezuelan Cesar Farias
, whose club team, The Strongest, had a semifinal match in the Bolivian league playoffs against Bolivar
on Sunday. No players from the four semifinalists -- The Strongest, Bolivar, Wilstermann and San Jose -- were picked for La Verde, which next heads to Austria for friendlies against South Korea and
Only two players -- Chilean-based goalkeeper Carlos Lampe
and defender Jose Sagredo
-- in the squad started in Bolivia's final match in South American World Cup
qualifying, where it finished ninth out of 10 teams, ahead of only Venezuela. Last meeting.
The USA-Bolivia game comes two
years to the day after their last meeting, a tuneup for the 2016 Copa Centenario.
The USA won, 4-0, for its first victory over Bolivia in seven meetings. At the age of 17, Christian
became the youngest goal scorer in the modern era of the national team with a goal in the 69th minute.
Pulisic is the only American who played in that game and will be with
the USA on Monday night. Two Bolivians are holdovers. Goalkeeper Guillermo Viscarra
earned his only cap in the game, while D.C. United's Bruno Miranda
came on as a sub.
Bolivia Roster: GOALKEEPERS (2):
Carlos Lampe (Huachipato/CHI; 21/0), Guillermo Vizcarra (Hapoel Ra'anana/ISR; 1/0)
Carlos Añez (Oriente Petrolero; 0/0), Oscar Baldomar (Universitario de Sucre; 0/0), Cristian Coimbra (Blooming; 4/0), Luis Haquim (Oriente Petrolero; 2/0), Gustavo Olguin
(Oriente Petrolero; 0/0), Jesus Sagredo (Blooming; 0/0), Jose Sagredo (Blooming; 7/0) MIDFIELDERS (9):
Danny Bejarano (Panteolikos/GRE; 17/0), Rodrigo Borda (Universitario de Sucre; 0/0),
Leandro Maygua (Universitario de Sucre; 4/0), Sergio Moruno (Aurora; 0/0), Edson Perez (Nacional Potosi; 0/0), Miguel Quiroga (Nacional Potosi; 0/0), Juan Ribera (Oriente Petrolero; 0/0), Rodrigo
Rodriguez (Oriente Petrolero; 0/0), Luis Jose Vargas (Blooming; 3/1) FORWARDS (4):
Bruno Miranda (D.C. United; 5/0), Hector Ronaldo Sanchez (Oriente Petrolero; 1/0), Leonardo Vaca
(Blooming; 0/0) Rodrigo Vargas (Karpaty FC/UKR; 3/0)