BARCELONA, SPAIN – MARCH 18: Gedion Zelalem of Arsenal duels for the ball with Munir El Haddadi of FC Barcelona during the UEFA Youth League Quarter FInal match between FC Barcelona U19 and Arsenal U19 at Mini Estadi on March 18, 2014 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Gedion Zelalem Receives Clearance From FIFA To Play For USMNT

Gedion Zelalem, 18 year-old USMNT target and Arsenal prospect, at long last has received clearance from FIFA to play with the United States and has been added to the U-20 United States roster that is set to play for the U-20 World Cup later on this month. United States Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati announced the […]

LONDON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 24: Gedion Zelalem of Arsenal is faced by John Fleck of Coventry City during the FA Cup with Budweiser Fourth round match between Arsenal and Coventry City at Emirates Stadium on January 24, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

How does Gedion Zelalem on the German U-18’s affect his USMNT status?

Today, the German Football Association named dual German/USA citizen and Arsenal player Gedion Zelalem to their U-18 team camp and to play in a couple games against France. There is a lot of concern in terms of if Jurgen Klinsmann and US Soccer has potentially missed out on this 18 year old with unlimited potential. […]