Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 7/29/13
United States men's national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann will have another attacking option up his sleeve. AZ Alkmaar forward Aron Jóhannsson announced on Monday his intention to become a United States international player. Jóhannsson, a dual national who had eligibility for the United States and Iceland national teams respectively, revealed his decision on Facebook. "I have decided to make myself eligible for the USA national football team. I was fortunate in that I could choose between playing for Iceland or the USA since I have dual citizenship," he wrote. "It was neither an easy nor hasty decision, because I was faced with two good national teams. I thank the coaches of Iceland for their interest in me and wish the Iceland national team all the best in the future. Sincerely, Aron Johannsson AZ Alkmaar." Born in Mobile, Ala., the 22-year-old joined AZ Alkmaar from AGF Aarhus in January and has scored three times in five appearances for the Eredivisie club. Ex-teammate Jozy ...
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