Seattle Sounders midfielder Alonso earns US citizenship

Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso has gained his US citizenship. But the Cuban is yet to learn whether he qualifies for the US national team.

Seattle Sounders midfielder Osvaldo Alonso has gained his US citizenship.

But the Cuban is yet to learn whether he qualifies for the US national team.

"My agent is still working," Alonso told the Seattle Times. "Maybe soon I'll get a final response. I hope it's going to be good for me. Just waiting. ... My agent is doing everything for that to happen."

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