Francisco Calvo - Costa Rica - vs. Serbia in World Cup 2018
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Six MLS players called up by Costa Rica for USMNT friendly

Costa Rica have announced their roster for their upcoming friendly against the US national team.

Ticos boss Gustavo Matosas named 23 players for the game, on Feb. 2 at Avaya Stadium. The group includes six MLS players.

Of note, new Portland Timbers signing Marvin Loria is getting his first nod with Costa Rica's senior team. The 21-year-old midfielder played for Portland's USL Championship side last season. He's joined on the Ticos roster by teammate David Guzman, Minnesota United captain Francisco Calvo, Seattle Sounders defender Waylon Francis, D.C. United defender Joseph Mora, and newly inked FC Cincinnati midfielder Allan Cruz.

Costa Rica roster for USMNT friendly

Pos. Player Club
GK Esteban Alvarado Alajuelense
GK Kevin Chamorro Carmelita
GK Marco Madrigal San Carlos
D Keysher Fuller Herediano
D Yostin Salinas Saprissa
D Jaikel Medina Saprissa
D Pablo Arboine Santos de Guapiles
D Francisco Calvo Minnesota United
D Waylon Francis Seattle Sounders
D Joseph Mora D.C. United
M Jose Miguel Cubero Alajuelense
M Allan Cruz FC Cincinnati
M Nestor Monge Cartagines
M David Guzman Portland Timbers
M Jose Alfaro Carmelita
M Barlon Sequiera Alajuelense
M Ronaldo Araya Cartagines
M Marvin Loria Portland Timbers
M Jimmy Marin Herediano
F Jose Guillermo Ortiz Herediano
F Jean Scott Guadalupe FC
F Yendrick Ruiz Herediano
F Jonathan McDonald Alajuelense

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