Inter Miami CF defender DeAndre Yedlin and the U.S. Men’s National Team have advanced to the Round of 16 of the 2022 FIFA World Cup! The right back became Inter Miami’s first-ever active participant at a World Cup when he was called up to the country’s final 26-man roster for the tournament, making him the only player on the team with previous World Cup experience.
The USMNT advanced to the Round of 16 with two draws against Wales and England, and a victory in a must-win match against Iran to finish second in Group B. Yedlin again made history in the team’s first match of the tournament, coming on in the 74th minute against Wales, making him the Club’s first-ever active representative to feature in a World Cup match.
Next, the U.S. will face the Netherlands in the Round of 16, the first of the knockout rounds.
USMNT Knockout Rounds Schedule - 2022 FIFA World Cup
- Saturday, Dec. 3 at 10 a.m. ET - Netherlands vs. USA (Khalifa International Stadium; Al Rayyan, Qatar); Live Broadcast in the U.S.: FOX, Telemundo
Below are the dates of the remainder of the tournament should the USMNT defeat the Netherlands and advance further.
- Quarterfinals: Friday, December 9 - Saturday, December 10
- Semifinals: Tuesday, December 13 - Wednesday, December 14
- Third Place: Saturday, December 17
- Final: Sunday, December 18
Make sure to stay tuned to the Inter Miami channels for exciting updates on an upcoming watch party at DRV PNK Stadium!