U.S. MNT Will Open 2018 Domestic Campaign on Jan. 28 at StubHub Center in Carson
December 21, 2017 - National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) News Release
CHICAGO - The process to apply for press credentials for the upcoming U.S. Men's National Team's match against Bosnia and Herzegovina in January is currently open via the U.S. Soccer press credential application system.
Deadline to apply for the match is Friday, Jan. 12. Please note that late applications will not be accepted.
U.S. Soccer credentials are required for the match and the deadline will be strictly enforced. Local venue credentials will not be valid. Media can access the online application via the following link: http://www.ussoccer.com/about/us-soccer-media-services/credentials
U.S. Soccer Accreditation Schedule:
Date Match Time Venue Deadline
Jan. 21 WNT vs. Denmark 4:30 p.m. PT SDCCU Stadium; San Diego, Calif. Jan. 5
Jan. 28 MNT vs. Bosnia and Herzegovina 6:30 p.m. PT StubHub Center; Carson, Calif. Jan. 12
Feb. 10 2018 U.S. Soccer Annual General Meeting
Orlando, Fla. Jan. 12
The U.S. Men's National Team will open its 2018 schedule against Bosnia and Herzegovina. The match will take place on Sunday, Jan. 28 at StubHub Center in Carson, Calif. and will kickoff at 6:30 p.m. PT on FS1 and Univision Deportes.
StubHub Center has been a frequent host for MNT matches at the end of the annual January camp, with the test against Bosnia and Herzegovina marking the 12th time these games have been played in Carson since 2004. Overall, the U.S. holds an 11-2-2 record at the venue, including eight shutouts. Numerous players have received their first caps in past outings there, with the likes of Kellyn Acosta, Alejandro Bedoya, Kyle Beckerman, Chris Wondolowski, and DeAndre Yedlin all earning their debut at this stadium.
The teams have met once since the Football Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina was formed in 1992. A hat trick by Jozy Altidore and the debut appearances of John Brooks and Bobby Wood highlighted the USA's 4-3 victory on Aug. 14, 2013, in Sarajevo.
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