The Ukrainian soccer federation announced Tuesday that it has moved its March 5 friendly against the U.S. men’s national team to a neutral location in Cyprus.
This was at the request of the U.S. Soccer due to safety concerns in Ukraine.
Sounders FC’s Clint Dempsey would be expected to be involved upon the end of his loan with Fulham — perhaps Brad Evans, as well, and maybe even DeAndre Yedlin. Those involved in the friendly, of course, wouldn’t be expected to play much of a role in Seattle’s March 8 season opener against Sporting Kansas City.
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Update: Here is a statement from U.S. Soccer…
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