After two victories on European soil against Jamaica (4-1) and Northern Ireland (2-1) the USMNT will now look towards the middle of the year where the United States will play one more friendly against Switzerland and then participate in the Nations League and CONCACAF Gold Cup.
With a team that features a number of American’s playing in the top leagues in Europe that has fans and pundits excited about the team’s future. The USMNT will now have added pressure to qualify for the World Cup after the U-23 were not able to qualify for the Summer Olympics.
Since taking over the National Team, Gregg Berhalter has a record of 17-5-3 and the team went undefeated in 2020 with a 3-0-1 record. With Christian Pulisic leading the charge the U.S. seem prime for a breakout 2021. Here is a breakdown of the USMNT 2021 schedule.
The USMNT 2021 Schedule and Fixtures
May 30 - Switzerland vs United States
Prior to the Nations League semi-final the USMNT will face the talented side of Switzerland in St. Gallen.
June 3 - Honduras vs United States
The United States will play in the highly debated CONCACAF Nations League Semi-Final against Honduras, the match will be played in Houston, Texas.
June 6- TBD vs United States
Win or lose against Honduras the United States will either play in the final of the Nations League or in a third-place match against the winner/loser of the other semifinal.
July (TBD) 2021 Gold Cup
The United States will play in the 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup in July, the Americans are in a group that features Canada, Martinique, and a third opponent that will be determined later. The venues and dates have not been determined due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
September 2- World Cup Qualifier
The United States kick off their road to Qatar 2022 with their first match against an opponent to be named later. The game will be played on the road.
September 5- World Cup Qualifier
The USMNT second World Cup qualifier will be played at home against an opponent to be named later.
September 8- World Cup Qualifier
The United States will play their third World Cup qualifier on the road against Honduras.
October 7- World Cup Qualifier
The USMNT will play their fourth qualifier against Jamaica at home, the date and venue are still to be determined.
October 10- World Cup Qualifier
The United States go on the road for their fifth game against an opponent to be named later.
October 13- World Cup Qualifier
The United States play their sixth WCQer against Costa Rica at home.
November 12- World Cup Qualifier
In November, the United States play their seventh World Cup qualifier against bitter rivals Mexico at home.
November 16- World Cup Qualifier
The United States end the 2021 year playing an away World Cup qualifier against Jamaica.