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U.S. Men's Soccer U-23: The Overage Players
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After doing Caleb Porter's job picking his starting 11, I figured why not pick his overage players as well?

There are a couple different ways you can go with overage players—use a player in the twilight of his career, and give him one last shot to play for the stars and stripes. He'll be someone the younger players can look up to and learn from.

The second option is to use a player on the fringe of the national team who is hungry to be called up.

A third option pick a player in his prime who can really have an impact on the field

When selecting my possible overage players, I dabbled in a little of each to try to make it a well-rounded squad.

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