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A few photos available of U.S. team’s match vs. Sao Paolo

Jan 20, 2014, 9:42 PM EDT

Tally Hall-Brazil

The information on Monday’s closed door U.S. national team session remains preciously guarded, but we can do just a little better than paint mental pictures of the day’s training match with Brazilian heavyweight Sao Paulo.

The local team released a photo gallery spread; it features quite a few shots of the club’s players in the gym and in the pool and such. But work your way around those to see Mix Diskerud, Dax McCarty, Tally Hall and others among the 26-man U.S. contingent currently in Brazil.

The place certainly does look quite nice, eh? Remember, these are the fields and the facilities where the United States will base and practice this summer while in Brazil for the World Cup.

(MORE: Klinsmann give U.S. men a day off in Brazil)

The photo you see above is courtesy of São Paulo Futebol Clube. (And if you click on the link to the photo spread, you’ll see a few paragraphs in Portuguese. ProSoccerTalk’s Portuguese translation division, a.k.a. my girlfriend, who grew up in Brazil, tells me the text is all about Sao Paulo FC, about its next match, etc., with very little mention of the U.S. contingent or Monday’s training match.)

  1. hildezero - Jan 20, 2014 at 11:56 PM

    So I guess USA ain’t nothing for São Paulo.

  2. frankiefablo - Jan 21, 2014 at 10:55 AM

    How about a photo of ProSoccerTalk’s Portuguese translation division?

  3. jimmycrackcorn99 - Jan 21, 2014 at 7:31 PM

    They’re just scrimmages using all players, many of whom will not be going to WC, but it’s great to get these guys licking blood – but in the end we cannot overrate this.

    I for one really like the creativeness that JK is utilizing. Looking forward to seeing some fruits of the labor on Feb 1 against South Korea.

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