“It was pretty clear for me to decide to play for the US,” he said.
“First of all, I think it makes sense to represent the country I was born in. The moment I decided to play for the United States came one day when my heart told me that this was the best place for me. “
Who is Valencia’s ex-England youth international Musah? 86 Former Arsenal academy player Musah had already made his senior US debut in November, starting in a goalless draw with Wales, but as the game was not a competitive fixture he could still have chosen to commit to a different national team.
It) has been a breakthrough season for Musah, who has started of his 12 La Liga appearances since making his debut last September.
He is now in contention to win his first full US caps later this month, in the friendlies against Jamaica in Austria on 12 March and Northern Ireland in Belfast three days later.
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