Former LA Galaxy youth coach Brian Kleiban presents a breakdown of the U.S. U-20 men's national team pool, complete with their strengths and weaknesses, and the international stars they remind
him of. He then digs deeper, going three deep at some positions on his depth chart.
Six starters have already made the first-team debuts, including Gio Reyna and
Owen Otasowiein the UEFA Champions League and Europa League, respectively. Five starters have spent time in the Galaxy academy.
His starters: David Ochoa (Real Salt Lake), Julian
Araujo (LA Galaxy), Owen Otasowie (Wolves), Leo Sepulveda (Salamanca), Kobe Hernandez-Foster (unattached), Taylor Booth (Bayern Munich), Indiana Vassilev (Aston Villa), Efrain Alvarez (LA Galaxy), Gio
Reyna (Borussia Dortmund), Ricardo Pepi (FC Dallas), Uly Llanez (Wolfsburg).