The fact that the USA first "embraced" Dest. giving him a chance to play internationally, trumped any arguments in favor of the Netherlands, Read the whole story
Goalkeeper: Vito Mannone (Minn. United, 1)
Defenders: Ike Opara (Minn. United, 2), Miles Robinson (Atlanta United, 1), Walker Zimmerman (LAFC, 1)
Midfielders: Eduard Atuesta (LAFC, 1), Carles Gil (New England, 1), Maxi Moralez (NYCFC, 1), Alejandro Pozuelo (Toronto FC, 1)
Forwards: Zlatan Ibrahimovic (LA Galaxy, 2), Josef Martínez (Atlanta United, 3), Carlos Vela (LAFC, 2)
Note: In parentheses is the number of Best XI selections.
Dutch club Ajax released an interview in which the 18-year-old American explained what went into his much-anticipated decision. Read the whole story