USA vs. Belgium: Lineups


The United States take on Belgium in Cleveland, with DaMarcus Beasley picking up his 100th cap. Tim Howard and Clarence Goodson get starts over Brad Guzan and Matt Besler.

The United States hands DaMarcus Beasley his 100th cap on Wednesday night, starting him at left back the absence of the team's two natural left backs. Clarence Goodson has returned to the center of defense after sitting out the Mexico game with an injury. Tim Howard keeps his place in goal for the U.S. over Brad Guzan, despite some calls for a switch. Belgium has a mostly first-choice squad, though Eden Hazard has been kept at home. They've opted for a back line with four natural central defenders due to their depth at the position and lack of depth at fullback.

United States Lineup (4-2-3-1): Tim Howard; DaMarcus Beasley, Omar Gonzalez, Clarence Goodson, Geoff Cameron; Jermaine Jones, Sacha Kljestan; Brad Davis, Clint Dempsey, Graham Zusi; Jozy Altidore

Belgium lineup (4-3-3): Simon Mignolet; Jan Vertonghen, Thomas Vermaelen, Vincent Kompany, Toby Alderweireld; Steven Defour, Marouane Fellaini, Moussa Dembele; Kevin De Bruyne, Romelu Lukaku, Kevin Mirallas

Kickoff is at 8 p.m. ET and you can catch the game on ESPN in the United States.

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