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Bruce Arena's first national team roster marks break from the Jurgen Klinsmann era

Bruce Arena's first national team roster marks break from the Jurgen Klinsmann era

Bruce Arena called 32 MLS players into winter camp with the U.S. national team Thursday, among them Galaxy attackers Sebastian Lletget and Gyasi Zardes.

The three-week camp, the first of Arena’s second term as national team coach, will begin Tuesday at StubHub Center and conclude with frendlies against Serbia in San Diego on Jan. 29 and against Jamaica in Chattanooga, Tenn., on Feb. 3

Because the camp does not fall during a FIFA international break, Arena was unable to call up players on teams currently in season. But some of the picks he did make showed a sharp break between himself and former national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann, who was fired after the U.S. lost a pair...

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