Berhalter brings Reyna back into USMNT fold after World Cup spat
Gregg Berhalter welcomed Giovanni Reyna back into the United States men’s national team Thursday as he announced his squad for October’s friendlies against Germany and Ghana.
Reyna was at the center of a messy World Cup fallout, which included allegations about his lack of effort at the tournament in Qatar, revelations about Berhalter’s past, and controversy regarding the conduct of Reyna’s parents – both former United States players – and their communication with executives within the U.S. Soccer federation.
Amid the much-publicized drama, Berhalter briefly relinquished control of the national team before returning in June and picking his first squad back at the helm for September’s international dates. Reyna wasn’t in last month’s roster but hadn’t played since June – due to an injury suff