Zack Steffen leaves USMNT camp to rest hamstring

Zack Steffen, who has played the last four U.S. national team games in goal, departed camp on Saturday and returned to the Columbus Crew.

The 24-year-old Steffen, who has emerged as the No. 1 in goal, is suffering from tightness in his right hamstring and is resting as a precaution.

His departure opens the way for Brad Guzan to return in goal on Tuesday against Peru in  East Hartford, Conn., for the first time since September 2017 when he started in the 1-1 tie with Honduras in San Pedro Sula.

The only other keeper in camp is Ethan Horvath, who is the backup keeper at Belgium's Club Brugge.

U.S. Roster:
GOALKEEPERS (2): 1-Brad Guzan (Atlanta United FC; 58/0), 22-Ethan Horvath (Club Brugge/BEL; 2/0)
DEFENDERS (8): 6-John Brooks (Wolfsburg/GER; 35/3), 18-Reggie Cannon (FC Dallas; 0/0), 5-Cameron Carter-Vickers (Swansea City/WAL; 5/0), 21-Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 0/0), 3-Matt Miazga (Nantes/FRA; 10/1), 17-Antonee Robinson (Wigan Athletic/ENG; 5/0), 19-Ben Sweat (New York City FC; 1/0), 2-DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United/ENG; 55/0)
MIDFIELDERS (9): 23-Kellyn Acosta (Colorado Rapids; 20/2), 24-Jonathan Amon (Nordsjælland/DEN; 0/0), 4-Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/CAN; 141/17), 8-Marky Delgado (Toronto FC/CAN; 4/0), 16-Julian Green (Greuther Fürth/GER; 13/4), 14-Fafa Picault (Philadelphia Union; 2/0) 15-Kenny Saief (Anderlecht/BEL; 3/0), 20-Wil Trapp (Columbus Crew SC; 8/0), 11-Tim Weah (Paris Saint-Germain/FRA; 6/1)
FORWARDS (3): 9-Andrija Novakovich (Fortuna Sittard/NED; 3/0), 13-Josh Sargent (Werder Bremen/GER; 4/1), 7-Bobby Wood (Hannover 96/GER; 42/13)
Note: Caps and goals in parentheses.
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