What to Watch: World Cup qualifier- USA vs. Guatemala

By Jolyn Garcia Posted October 10, 2012

The US Men’s national soccer team has been training hard, preparing for its next match against Guatemala. This match will be a semifinal qualifier for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Both Guatemala and the U.S. are tied for the top Group A spot with seven points.

Coach Jurgen Klinsmann has asked for 24 players to head to Miami to prepare for this crucial qualifier. According to ussoccer.com, coach Klinsmann has a positive attitude toward the game. “The mentality we are bringing into these two games is to get six points,” said Klinsmann.

The U.S. Men’s national team will also be hosting a free public training session at the Livestrong Sporting Park on Sunday, Oct. 14.

The sold-out match will be held at the Livestrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas. The match will also be aired live on ESPN2 and Univision, at 6 p.m. CT.