Four years ago, American football fans were watching. the World Cup with heavy hearts the The shocking failure of American men was shocking to qualify. But the The eight-year wait has ended. The United States is back and Three major games are held in Qatar (and U.S. fans may even hope for more.

All games will be broadcast by Fox or its FS1 cable channel. Telecasts in Spanish will be mostly on Telemundo. However, Universo will pick up one if there are two simultaneous games.

Peacock will stream the Spanish-language broadcasts, and the The first 12 games are free and do not require a subscription. Peacock Premium starts at $5 per month.

To stream the English-language Fox Sports broadcasts, you’ll need a subscription to You can stream Fox TV through a streaming package, such as YouTube TV or Hulu. Some offer free trials. Tubi will stream the You can play the games free of charge, but you will need to replay them after. the All games are finished.

Monday, Nov. 21: United States vs. Wales. 2 p.m. Eastern. Fox, Telemundo, Peacock (free).

Friday, Nov. 25: England vs. United States 2 p.m. Eastern. Fox, Telemundo, Peacock.

Tuesday, Nov. 29: Iran vs. United States 2 p.m. Eastern. Fox, Telemundo, Peacock.

This is the 11th World Cup the U.S. men. The team’s best performance came in the First World Cup in Uruguay in 1930. the semifinals. However, the tournament was without several of Europe’s top teams. The most recent performance was in 2002, when the U.S. women reached the quarterfinals. (The U.S. women won the World Cup four times.)

England is the A favorite place to be the Americans’ group, from which two teams will qualify. But the United States is generally regarded as to Be the Wales is second in popularity, just ahead. Iran is the outsider.

It is vital to start the game. If you are unable to play, the next game will be crucial. the The Americans will beat Wales and be in a strong place to advance. A loss would be a loss. to England beat England to Get a top-two position.

Should the If the United States wins, it will face a game in the Round of 16 on Dec. 3, or 4. Possibly against the The Netherlands is a potential tournament competitor. Argentina or Denmark could be a quarterfinal opponent. It would get more difficult from there.

Bookmakers offer approximately 150-150.to1 odds the United States lifts the World Cup.

The United States men’s soccer team has an average age of 25 years 214 days; they will be the Second-youngest the 32 World Cup squads to Nielsen’s Gracenote, a data provider. Only Ghana has a 26-man squad younger than Ghana’s average of 25 years and 108 days.

Here it is the Squad, the players’ professional clubs; their number of international appearances, followed by number of international goals; and They are their hometowns.

Goalkeepers:

  • Ethan Horvath (Luton Town England; 8/0 Highlands Ranch, Colo.

  • Sean Johnson (New York City F.C.; 10/0; Lilburn, Ga.)

  • Matt Turner (Arsenal, England; 20/0; Park Ridge, N.J.)

Defenders:

  • Cameron Carter-Vickers (Celtic, Scotland; 11/0; Southend-on-Sea, England)

  • Sergiño Dest (A.C. Milan, Italy; 19/2; Almere, Netherlands)

  • Aaron Long (New York Red Bulls; 29/3; Oak Hills, Calif.)

  • Shaq Moore (Nashville S.C. ; 15/1; and Powder Springs, Ga.

  • Tim Ream (Fulham, England; 46/1; St. Louis)

  • Antonee Robinson, Fulham; 29/2 Liverpool, England

  • Joe Scally (Borussia Mönchengladbach, Germany; 3/0; Lake Grove, N.Y.)

  • DeAndre Yedlin (Inter Miami; 75/0; Seattle)

  • Walker Zimmerman (Nashville S.C.; 33/3; Lawrenceville, Ga.)

Midfielders:

  • Brenden Aaronson (Leeds United, England; 24/6; Medford, N.J.)

  • Kellyn Acosta (Los Angeles F.C.; 53/2; Plano, Texas)

  • Tyler Adams (Leeds United; 32/1; Wappingers Falls, N.Y.)

  • Luca de la Torre (Celta Vigo, Spain; 12/0; San Diego)

  • Weston McKennie, Juvenius, Italy; 7/9; Little Elm Texas

  • Yunus Musah (Valencia, Spain; 19/0; London)

  • Cristian Roldan (Seattle Sounders; 32/0; Pico Rivera, Calif.)

Forwards:

  • Jesús Ferreira (F.C. Dallas; 15/7; McKinney, Texas)

  • Jordan Morris (Seattle Sounders 49/11; Mercer Island in Wash.

  • Christian Pulisic, (Chelsea England; 52/21 Hershey Pa.

  • Gio Reyna (Borussia Dortmund, Germany; 14/4; Bedford, N.Y.)

  • Josh Sargent (Norwich City, England; 20/5; O’Fallon, Mo.)

  • Tim Weah (Lille, France; 25/3; Rosedale, N.Y.)

  • Haji Wright (Antalyaspor, Turkey; 3/1; Los Angeles)