May 25, 2010
FRONT AND CENTER
Buddle starts for USA vs. Czechs
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Los Angeles Galaxy forward Edson Buddle, started the U.S.-Czech Republic World Cup warm-up match at Rentschler Field Tuesday night.
Buddle, who was teammed with Eddie Johnson, is trying to secure a spot on the U.S. team that leaves for South Africa on Sunday.
U.S. coach Bob Bradley will name the 23-man roster Wednesday on 1 p.m. on ESPN's SportsCenter.
Goalkeeper -- Brad Guzan
Defenders -- Jonathan Bornstein, Oguchi Onyewu, Clarence Goodson, Steve Cherundolo
Midfielders -- DaMarcus Beasley, Maurice Edu, Jose Torres, Stuart Holden
Forwards -- Edson Buddle, Eddie Johnson
Goalkeeper -- Peter Cech
Defenders -- Ondrej Kusner, Jan Rajnoch, Tomas Sivok
Midfielders -- Libor Sionko, Jan Polak, Daniel Pudil, Jaroslav Plasil, Tomas Hubschman
Forwards -- Martin Fenin, David Lafata