The USMNT trains before facing Guatemala in a must-win match – photo bucket

Columbus, Ohio – The US Men’s National Team travelled to Columbus, Ohio to train for the upcoming match against Guatemala.  After losing to Guatemala last Friday, the Stars and Stripes now find themselves in an almost do-or-die situation as they need to gather more points to escape their group and qualify for 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Columbus, OH - March 28, 2016 - Graham Zusi dribbles la pelota.

Columbus, OH – March 28, 2016 – Graham Zusi dribbles la pelota.

Columbus, OH - March 28, 2016: Gyasi Zardes trains at MAPFRE Stadium.

Columbus, OH – March 28, 2016: Gyasi Zardes trains at MAPFRE Stadium.

Columbus, OH - March 28, 2016: The international player, Mix Diskerud, easily brings down a pass.

Columbus, OH – March 28, 2016: The international player, Mix Diskerud, easily brings down a pass.

Columbus, OH - March 28, 2016: Controversial, Deandre Yedlin, takes a 'first touch' on the ball to set up for a pass.

Columbus, OH – March 28, 2016: Controversial, Deandre Yedlin, takes a ‘first touch’ on the ball to set up for a pass.

Columbus, Ohio on April 28, 2016.  Tim Howard focused on what is in front of him.  After the match, Howard heads back to European play in the Premier League.

Columbus, OH – April 28, 2016: Tim Howard focused on what is in front of him. After the match, Howard heads back to European play in the Premier League.

Cover photo of Jurgen Klinsmann and Edgar Castillo.  All photos courtesy of ISI and John Dorton.

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