CHICAGO – For topschutter Andrija Novakovich Telstar beckons a debut in the American team. Interim coach Dave Sarachan has the 21-year-old Novakovich called up for the friendly of “Team USA” against Paraguay.
The American talent, by Telstar rented by the English club Reading, made Friday against Go Ahead Eagles (1-1) all his eighteenth goal of the season in the Jupiler League. As a reward, he first called for the national team. The striker miss more in the coming home game against RKC Waalwijk.
The Americans knew themselves under Bruce Arena not for the world cup in Russia. The temporary coach Sarachan gives the youth a chance to show itself. He also called Timothy Weah. The eighteen-year-old son of former topspits George Weah was born in New York and made his debut recently in the beginning of the Paris Saint-Germain.
Defender Matt Miazga of Vitesse, four-time international, has also been invited for the friendly on march 27. The average age of the selection is 23 years and 84 days.