With the provisional rosters for the 2021 Concacaf Gold Cup having been announced the biggest surprise comes from the US who have dropped their three biggest stars for the tournament – Christian Pulisic (Chelsea), Weston McKennie (Juventus) and Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund).
In contrast, arch-rivals Mexico are going full bore with all their key domestic players named, as well as a cluster of overseas stars including Hirving Lozano (Napoli) and Hector Herrera (Atletico Madrid).
Canada are similarly arriving with their superstars . . .