Uruguay calls up MLS's Rodriguez and Lodeiro for U.S. friendly

Uruguay's Oscar Tabarez called up 24 players, including Seattle Sounders midfielder Nicolas Lodeiro and new LAFC signing Brian Rodriguez, for the Celeste's friendly games against the USA and Costa Rica in September.

The squad is entirely comprised of foreign-based players and will assemble on Sept. 2 in Costa Rica. It also includes stars Edinson Cavani and Luis Suarez.

Goalkeepers:
Fernando Muslera (Galatasaray, Turkey)
Martin Campana (Independiente, Argentina)

Defenders:
Diego Godin (Inter Milan, Italy)
Jose Maria Gimenez (Atletico Madrid, Spain)
Sebastian Coates (Sporting, Portugal)
Martin Caceres (Independiente, Argentina)
Gaston Silva (Independiente, Argentina)
Mathias Suarez (Montpellier, France)
Diego Laxalt (AC Milan, Italy)
Marcelo Saracchi (RB Leipzig, Germany)

Midfielders:
Nahitan Nandez (Cagliari, Italy)
Lucas Torreira (Arsenal, England)
Matias Vecino (Inter Milan, Italy)
Rodrigo Bentancur (Juventus, Italy)
Federico Valverde (Real Madrid, Spain)
Nicolas Lodeiro (Seattle Sounders)
Giorgian De Arrascaeta (Flamengo, Brazil)
Brian Lozano (Santos Laguna, Mexico).

Forwards:
Brian Rodriguez (LAFC)
Jonathan Rodriguez (Cruz Azul, Mexico)
Edinson Cavani (Paris SG, France)
Cristhian Stuani (Girona, Spain)
Maximiliano Gomez (Valencia, Spain)
Luis Suarez (Barcelona, Spain)
1 comment about "Uruguay calls up MLS's Rodriguez and Lodeiro for U.S. friendly".
  1. Carlo Palazzese, August 17, 2019 at 4:42 p.m.

    I know its a minor point to bring up but why not place USA after the MLS clubs as you do for all the other clubs.  As if we do not know that Real Madrid is in Span or Inter Milan is in Italy. I think it would be nie to see USA on the rosters since so many people love to bash MLS and US Soccer. 

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