The October window of FIFA World Cup Qualifying is just around the corner, meaning many MLS players will be back in action at the international level as their respective countries pursue their goal of qualifying for Qatar 2022.
This all follows the September window, where after the big five leagues in Europe, MLS players made more appearances than any other league around the world. Sixty-seven players from 23 different countries appeared in FIFA World Cup Qualifying matches for five of the six FIFA confederations.
Below is a running list of players called up to their national teams for upcoming qualifiers. It will be updated as additional squads are announced.
- Zan Kolmanic (D, Slovenia)
- Ronald Matarrita (D, Costa Rica)
- Christian Makoun (D, Venezuela)
- Cristian Casseres Jr. (M, Venezuela)
- Albert Rusnak (M, Slovakia)
- Marcos Lopez (D, Peru)