FC Dallas Homegrown players Jesus Ferreira, Bryan Reynolds and Tanner Tessmann have been called in by head coach Jason Kreis to represent the U.S. U-23 Men’s National Team in the upcoming training camp at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla.
The camp will gather for the first time since the suspension of the Concacaf Men’s Olympic Qualifying Championship ten months ago due to the coronavirus pandemic. The trio will look to use this time to make the roster for the qualifying tournament that is set for March.
The U-23’s will train alongside 12 U.S. Men’s National Team players from January 9-24 at which point several U-23 players will be elevated to the full USMNT roster in advanced of a planned friendly at the end of the month.
This is Ferreira’s fifth call up to the United States National Team program, while Reynolds and Tessmann are earning their first calls with the U-23 program.
U-23 USMNT DETAILED ROSTER BY POSITION (Club):
DEFENDERS (10): Julian Araujo (LA Galaxy), George Bello (Atlanta United FC), Chris Gloster (PSV Eindhoven/NED), Aaron Herrera (Real Salt Lake), Aboubacar Keita (Columbus Crew SC), Henry Kessler (New England Revolution), Mauricio Pineda (Chicago Fire), Bryan Reynolds (FC Dallas), Miles Robinson (Atlanta United FC), Sam Vines (Colorado Rapids)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Hassani Dotson (Minnesota United FC), Bryang Kayo (Wolfsburg/GER), Andrés Perea* (Orlando City SC), Tanner Tessmann (FC Dallas), Eryk Williamson (Portland Timbers), Jackson Yueill (San Jose Earthquakes)
FORWARDS (7): Cade Cowell (San Jose Earthquakes), Daryl Dike (Orlando City SC), Jeremy Ebobisse (Portland Timbers), Jesús Ferreira (FC Dallas), Jonathan Lewis (Colorado Rapids), Benji Michel (Orlando City SC), Djordje Mihailovic (Montreal Impact/CAN)
*Player is currently ineligible to represent the United States