Chandler played for Nurnberg on Sunday after missing the US game
One week ago USMNT head coach Jurgen Klinsmann was left scrambling to find players to fill out his roster to take on Italy.
A sudden rash of injuries forced him to replace Jermaine Jones, Timothy Chandler, Landon Donovan, and Jose Torres. One week before that, Klinsmann's team was informed that starting central defender Oguchi Onyewu would be out two months with a knee injury.
The third edition of the YA Podcast features the usual panel discussion of YA writers, dissecting results from England, Mexico, Germany, Holland, and elsewhere. There is a focus on the results of the USA-Italy game, as well as the US U-23 game against Mexico.
After two episodes, Yanks Abroad has made the decision to join the YA Podcast with the North American Soccer Network
In joining the North American Soccer Network, the Yanks Abroad Podcast will become the latest addition to a fast growing set of shows that cover everything from Major League Soccer and the English Premier League, to Turkish and Canadian soccer.
The second episode of the Yanks Abroad Podcast is now available for streaming or download.
Topics of conversation for this episode include Jurgen Klinsmann's roster selection for the Italy game, as well as the injuries to Jermaine Jones, Timmy Chandler, and Jose Torres. Possible roster additions to take the place of the injured trio, and then an update on Adam Henley being open to switching from Wales to the United States.