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Full list of MLSers heading to the World Cup

Jun 4, 2014, 1:20 PM EDT

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With the final squads for the World Cup in, there are 20 players from Major League Soccer who have made it to Brazil.

The U.S. national team, or course, has the largest chunk of MLSers as 10 players ply their trade in North America’s top-flight. Seattle’s Clint Dempsey, Toronto’s Michael Bradley and Sporting KC’s Matt Besler headline the USA’s MLS contingent.

MORE: 2014 World Cup Draw – Full schedule for all group games

Tim Cahill will play in his third World Cup for Australia and Julio Cesar is nailed on to be the starting goalkeeper for host nation Brazil.

Below are the full list of every single MLS player you should keep your eye on.


Tim Cahill (New York Red Bulls)


Julio Cesar (Toronto FC)

Costa Rica

Waylon Francis (Columbus Crew)
Giancarlo Gonzalez (Columbus Crew)
Roy Miller (New York Red Bulls)


Jerry Bengtson (New England Revolution)
Victor Bernardez (San Jose Earthquakes)
Marvin Chavez (Chivas USA)
Boniek Garcia (Houston Dynamo)


Steven Beitashour (Vancouver Whitecaps)


Kyle Beckerman (Real Salt Lake)
Matt Besler (Sporting Kansas City)
Michael Bradley (Toronto FC)
Brad Davis (Houston Dynamo)
Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders)
Omar Gonzalez (LA Galaxy)
Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake)
Chris Wondolowski (San Jose Earthquakes)
DeAndre Yedlin (Seattle Sounders)
Graham Zusi (Sporting Kansas City)

  1. mkbryant3 - Jun 4, 2014 at 1:30 PM

    Way to go Stevie Beithashour!

  2. danielk1 - Jun 4, 2014 at 2:22 PM

    Make that 21! Don’t forget about David Villa!

  3. jrocknstuff - Jun 4, 2014 at 2:30 PM

    For all intents and purposes Cesar is a Championship/Premier League player. He’s played his last match for TFC and QPR will be ending that loan spell as soon as the World Cup comes to a conclusion.

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