TEAM NEWS: Arena tabs Altidore for 100th U.S. cap, starts Zusi at right back

Jozy Altidore is set to earn his 100th cap as the U.S. opens Bruce Arena's second stint in charge with a friendly against Serbia in San Diego.

Bruce Arena has named his first starting lineup since returning as U.S. national team coach, tabbing Jozy Altidore for his 100th cap in Sunday's friendly against Serbia at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego.

The former LA Galaxy boss also has given natural midfielder Graham Zusi the nod at right back, while Darlington Nagbe has earned his first international start. Chad Marshall, 32, is in the lineup as well, marking his first U.S. appearance since 2010.

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Here is the full U.S. lineup, which Arena has deployed in a 4-2-3-1 formation:

USA XI vs. Serbia GFX

Nick Rimando; Graham Zusi, Steve Birnbaum, Chad Marshall, Greg Garza; Michael Bradley, Jermaine Jones; Alejandro Bedoya, Sacha Kljestan, Darlington Nagbe; Jozy Altidore

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