The World Cup is just around the corner, with eight years of hard work to return to the global tournament leading to a tense couple of weeks in Qatar.
But these competitions are all about timing, especially when it comes to injury issues.
Gregg Berhalter may have his ideal squad in mind, but a lot can change in the months leading up to the World Cup. Form will certainly play a part, but the USMNT's big stars will also need to avoid health problems if the team is to show its best self in Qatar.
With that said, here's an update on which USMNT's regulars are dealing with injury issues leading up to the world's biggest tournament: