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FOLLOW LIVE -- USMNT vs. Netherlands; Blind, Van Persie, Memphis start vs. U.S.

International Friendly - "Netherlands v Wales"

Chris Gunter of Wales, Robin van Persie of Holland during the International friendly match between The Netherlands and Wales on June 4, 2014 at the Amsterdam Arena in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.(Photo by VI Images via Getty Images)

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The USMNT will face a trio of Manchester United players when their match against the Netherlands in Amsterdam kicks off at 2:30 p.m. ET Friday.

Daley Blind, Robin van Persie and Memphis Depay are in the XI for the Dutch under Guus Hiddink, while Newcastle United defender Daryl Janmaat and Feyenoord star Jordy Clasie are also starting.

[ FOLLOW LIVE: PST’s Kyle Lynch in Amsterdam ]

Jurgen Klinsmann’s Yanks will open up in a 4-3-3 with Gyasi Zardes, Aron Johannsson and Fabian Johnson reprising their club roles in attack.

Injuries deprive Arjen Robben and Jozy Altidore from roles in Friday’s match.


Netherlands: Cillessen; Janmaat, Bruma, Martins Indi, Blind; Clasie, Wijnaldum; Promes, van Persie, Depay; Huntelaar.

USMNT: Guzan; Shea, Brooks, Alvarado, Chandler; Morales, Beckerman, Bradley-c; Zardes, Johannsson, Johnson

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