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Jordan Morrris, Julian Green head diverse U.S. roster for Olympic soccer qualifiers

Jordan Morrris, Julian Green head diverse U.S. roster for Olympic soccer qualifiers

Jordan Morris, Julian Green and Matt Miazga were among the 23 players called into camp Saturday for the U-23 national team ahead of its two-game Olympic qualifying playoff with Colombia.

The first game will be played March 25 in Barranquilla, Colombia (2 p.m. PT, FS1, Univision Deportes) followed by a return leg March 29 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. (6 p.m., ESPN2, UniMas).

Herzog's roster, which must be trimmed to 20 by Friday, features players from seven countries, including 11 from Major League Soccer. But just as noteworthy are some of the European-based players who were excluded; among them were defenders John Brooks, Cameron Carter-Vickers and DeAndre Yedlin;...

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