David Bingham was in the right place at the right time for the USMNT. (Stan Szeto/USA TODAY Sports)
CHICAGO – One goalkeeper is out and another one is in at U.S. national team camp in San Jose, Calif.
San Jose Earthquakes keeper David Bingham has joined the camp as a replacement for Brad Guzan. Guzan will miss the camp as he and his wife are expecting the birth of their second child in the coming days.
Bingham will join the 24-player roster as it prepares for the USA-Honduras World Cup qualifier , at Avaya Stadium Friday, March 24 at 10:30 p.m. ET (FS1, UniMas and UDN). Four days later, the U.S. travels to meet Panama at Estadio Rommel Fernandez in Panama City at 10 p.m. ET (beIN Sports, Telemundo and NBC Universo).
Having made his international debut in 2016, Bingham has earned three caps for the national team and last appeared in the 1-0 victory over Jamaica Feb. 3. Bingham also has backstopped Earthquakes in both of wins this season, keeping a clean sheet in the team’s 1-0 triumph over the Montreal Impact March 4.
Updated U.S. roster (club; WCQ caps/goals):
GOALKEEPERS (3): David Bingham (San Jose Earthquakes; 0/0), Tim Howard (Colorado Rapids; 33/0), Nick Rimando (Real Salt Lake; 0/0)
DEFENDERS (8): DaMarcus Beasley (Houston Dynamo; 33/6), John Brooks (Hertha Berlin/GER; 2/0), Geoff Cameron (Stoke City/ENG; 19/2), Omar Gonzalez (Pachuca/MEX; 12/0), Michael Orozco (Club Tijuana/MEX; 6/1), Tim Ream (Fulham/ENG; 2/0), Jorge Villafaña (Santos Laguna/MEX; 0/0), Walker Zimmerman (FC Dallas; 0/0)
MIDFIELDERS (9): Kellyn Acosta (FC Dallas; 1/0), Alejandro Bedoya (Philadelphia Union; 6/0, Michael Bradley (Toronto FC/CAN; 31/5), Jermaine Jones (LA Galaxy; 16/0), Fabian Johnson (Borussia Mönchengladbach/GER; 15/1), Sebastian Lletget (LA Galaxy; 0/0), Dax McCarty (Chicago Fire; 0/0), Darlington Nagbe (Portland Timbers; 3/0), Christian Pulisic (Borussia Dortmund/GER; 5/2)
FORWARDS (4): Jozy Altidore (Toronto FC/CAN; 33/16), Clint Dempsey (Seattle Sounders FC; 36/13), Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders FC; 3/0), Bobby Wood (Hamburg/GER; 8/3)