Djordje Mihailovic USMNT
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Mihailović, USMNT set for first of two international friendlies on Sunday

It's been three full weeks since Gregg Berhalter opened his first training camp as U.S. Men's National Team head coach. Now, his squad stands ready for its first game action under his direction. 

Berhalter's 23-player, MLS-based roster will face Panama Sunday (Jan. 27) in an international friendly at State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. Kickoff is set for 7 PM CT with the live broadcast available on ESPN2, UniMás and UDN. 

With his Chicago Fire teammates beginning the 2019 campaign this week in Madrid, the 20-year-old Mihailović has been tackling a fresh challenge in his first engagement with the senior U.S. Men's National Team, earning his place among Berhalter's final 23-man match roster. Regardless of whether the Chicago Fire Homegrown sees his first USMNT cap against Panama or Costa Rica (Feb. 2; San Jose, Calif.), Mihailović will be returning to Fire preseason camp next month with invaluable experience gained within the new-look national team setup. 

And, based solely on social media posts coming out of the January camp, he appears to be having fun doing it:


United States Roster


Player Club Caps/Goals
GK Sean Johnson New York City FC 5/0
GK Zack Steffen Columbus Crew SC 6/0
D Reggie Cannon FC Dallas 2/0
D Nick Lima San Jose Earthquakes 0/0
D Aaron Long New York Red Bulls 2/0
D Daniel Lovitz Montreal Impact 0/0
D Mark McKenzie Philadelphia Union 0/0
D Keegan Rosenberry Colorado Rapids 0/0
D Auston Trusty Philadelphia Union 0/0
D Walker Zimmerman LAFC 4/1
M Paul Arriola D.C. United 17/2
M Corey Baird Real Salt Lake 0/0
M Michael Bradley Toronto FC 142/17
M Russell Canouse D.C. United 0/0
M Marky Delgado Toronto FC 6/0
M Jonathan Lewis New York City FC 0/0
M Sebastian Lletget LA Galaxy 5/1
M Djordje Mihailovic Chicago Fire 0/0
M Cristian Roldan Seattle Sounders FC 5/0
M Wil Trapp Columbus Crew SC 11[/0
F Jeremy Ebobisse Portland Timbers 0/0
F Christian Ramirez LAFC 0/0
F Gyasi Zardes Columbus Crew SC 40/6

Panama Roster

Pos. Player Club Caps/Goals
GK Orlando Mosquera Tauro 0/0
GK Eddie Roberts CAI La Chorrera 0/0
D Iván Anderson Tauro 0/0
D Guillermo Benítez Plaza Amador 0/0
D Fidel Escobar Unattached 31/1
D José Garibaldi Arabe Unido 0/0
D Édgar Góndola Costa del Este 0/0
D Francisco Palacios San Francisco FC 3/0
M Rolando Botello Tauro 2/0
D Omar Browne CAI La Chorrera 2/0
D Luis Cañate Arabe Unido 0/0
D Adalberto Carrasquilla Tauro 3/0
M Carlos Harvey Tauro 0/0
M Ángel Orelién Sporting San Miguelito 1/0
M Edson Samms Costa del Este 0/0
M Ernesto Walker Plaza Amador 0/0
F Abdiel Arroyo Unattached 39/6
F Ernesto Sinclair Costa del Este 0/0