Despite missing two months of action with a knee sprain, Kelyn Rowe never fell off the U.S. Soccer radar.
On Tuesday, the Revolution midfielder earned his second-ever call-up to the U.S. Men’s National Team ahead of a November 14 friendly against Portugal. Forward Juan Agudelo also made the roster.
This summer, the pair helped the U.S. to the Gold Cup crown. Rowe shined during the group stage, scoring his first international goal and collecting first international assist in a one-week span. Agudelo made three appearances in the tournament; the Colombian-born forward has now earned four call-ups in 2017 and appears locked into the National Team picture moving forward.
Both players will look to build their international resumes when the United States visits the Selecção das Quinas, the third-ranked team in the world. The match kicks off at 3:45 p.m. ET on FS1.
U.S. Roster by Position
Goalkeepers: Jesse Gonzalez (FC Dallas), Bill Hamid (Midtjylland), Ethan Horvath (Club Brugge)
Defenders: John Brooks (Wolfsburg), Cameron Carter-Vickers (Sheffield United), Eric Lichaj (Nottingham Forest), Matt Miazga (Vitesse), Tim Ream (Fulham), Jorge Villafaña (Santos Laguna), DeAndre Yedlin (Newcastle United)
Midfielders: Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas), Tyler Adams (New York Red Bulls), Alejandro Bedoya (Philadelphia Union), Lynden Gooch (Sunderland), Weston McKennie (Schalke), Kelyn Rowe (New England Revolution), Danny Williams (Huddersfield Town)
Forwards: Juan Agudelo (New England Revolution), Dom Dwyer (Orlando City SC), C.J. Sapong (Philadelphia Union), Josh Sargent (St. Louis Scott Gallagher)