Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes was named to the 23-man U.S. roster for next Saturday’s CONCACAF Cup playoff against Mexico at the Rose Bowl but teammate Omar Gonzalez, a World Cup veteran, was not.
The rosters were announced minutes ago on Fox Sports.
Mexico's team, meanwhile, will include the Galaxy’s Giovani dos Santos and former national team captains Rafa Marquez and Andres Guardado. Both Marquez and Guardado are nursing injuries, making their selections something of a surprise.
The Oct. 10 showdown between Mexico and the U.S., the last two winners of the CONCACAF Gold Cup, will determine the region’s representative in the 2017 Confederations Cup, an...