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USA Vs. Brazil: Lineups Announced, Herculez Gomez Gets First Start Since 2010

The U.S. Men's National Team is soon to take the pitch at FedEx Field for their international friendly with Brazil at 8 p.m. In the meantime, the lineups have been announced for the U.S. and Brazil.

Herculez Gomez is included among the Starting XI for the first time since 2010 against Algeria in South Africa in the 2010 World Cup. Clint Dempsey is with the squad but will be starting out on the bench for tonight's match. Jozy Altidore is not among the substitutes in uniform for the match for the USA, nor is MLS' leading scorer Chris Wondolowski. The United States is looking to overcome an eight-game losing streak to Brazil.

Here is the lineup for the USA (4-3-2-1):

Tim Howard
Steve Cherundolo
Oguchi Onyewu
Carlos Bocanegra
Fabian Johnson
Michael Bradley
Jermaine Jones
Maurice Edu
Landon Donovan
Herculez Gomez
Jose Francisco Torres

Here's the Brazil lineup (4-3-3):

Juan Jesus
Thiago Silva
Leandro Damião

For more on the USA's international friendlies and 2014 FIFA World Cup Qualifying matches, stay tuned to this StoryStream.