2-Frankie Hejduk, 3-Carlos Bocanegra (capt.), 14-Danny Califf, 15-Heath Pearce;
8-Clint Dempsey, 12-Michael Bradley, 16-Sacha Kljestan, 7-DaMarcus Beasley;
10-Landon Donovan, 11-Brian Ching
1-Marcus Hahnemann, 4-Pablo Mastroeni, 5-Jay DeMerit, 6- José Francisco Torres, 9-Jozy Altidore, 13-Maurice Edu, 17-Jonathan Spector
- The U.S. will lineup in a 4-4-2.
- Guzan and Califf, replacing Howard and Onyewu, are the only changes in the Starting XI from the 2-0 victory vs. Mexico to open the round.
- Spector dresses for the U.S. for the first time since March 26, 2008, against Poland.
- Hahnemann last played in the 1-0 victory against Switzerland on Oct. 17, 2007, in Basel.
- Bradley, Ching and Dempsey lead the U.S. with four goals each in qualifying.
- Altidore, Ching and Dempsey are carrying yellow cards.