Green’s dad on his son’s switch, if World Cup promise was made

Green committed to making the switch from Germany to the USA on Tuesday.

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On Tuesday, 18-year-old German-American Bayern Munich prospect Julian Green committed to making a one-time switch and represent the United States internationally, after a long courtship by head coach Jurgen Klinsmann. On Wednesday morning, FOX Soccer caught up with Green’€™s Tampa, Fla.-based father Jerry, to elaborate on his son’€™s decision.

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