Orlando City’s Kaka among those named to MLS All-Star roster
NEW YORK (AP) — Reigning Major League Soccer MVP Robbie Keane and the current goals leader Kei Kamara are among the 22 players on the roster for the All-Star Game against Tottenham Hotspur.
Six are currently playing for the United States in the Gold Cup: Clint Dempsey, Michael Bradley, DaMarcus Beasley, Omar Gonzalez, Graham Zusi and Nick Rimando.
Keane and Dempsey have both played for Tottenham Hotspur.
All-Star coach Pablo Mastroeni took into consideration fan and player voting in selecting 20 of the players announced Saturday. There also were also two commissioner’s picks, adding the star power of Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard.
Other players on the roster include Sebastian Giovinco, Kaka and David Villa.
The game is July 29 in Commerce City, Colorado.