Savarino, 22, has been growing into a bigger role with Venezuela, though he has yet to appear in a competitive match for his nation. While he’s certainly not guaranteed a starting spot, the mere fact that he’s included means he has a strong chance.
- June 22 @ Chicago
- June 29 vs. Sporting Kansas City
- July 3 vs. Columbus
- July 6 @ San Jose
From a club-issued release, RSL general manager Craig Waibel:
Copa America is such a prestigious tournament and for Jefferson to have the opportunity to represent his country on that stage is tremendous. He continues to develop on and off the field and this is a great reward for his work.