U.S. men's U-23 coach Peter Nowak has named the 18 players who will represent the United States at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.
With Olympic qualification now assured, the debate begins as to who the three overage U.S. players should be, writes Ives Galarcep.
The United States will host the CONCACAF under-23 championship, a qualifying tournament for the 2008 Olympics in men's soccer.
The scenario for the men's Under-23 National Team is simple: Beat Mexico on Tuesday night, and move on to the Olympics in August. Lose to the Mexicans, and buy your own tickets to the Athens Games this summer.
The United States soccer team has only one day to correct some mistakes before it faces Canada on Thursday night in an Olympic qualifying game.
The U.S. U-23 sqaud is filled with MLS standouts as it makes final preparations for the 2004 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament in February.