Rangers’ James Sands is targeting the UEFA Champions League in his quest for a place in the USMNT’s World Cup squad.


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The 22-year-old defender is very present in the radars. He was seen having dinnerBerhalter was present at the game to observe Celtic’s Sands, Tillman and Carter-Vickers, who all played important minutes in this Glasgow derby.

“Keeping on giving my best is all I can do. »

“Obviously we have very big teams in our group, but I think the most important thing is not to be afraid,” Sands said of the Champions League draw. “During our Europa League journey to the final last year, we showed that we can compete with these great teams. Especially in our home games at Ibrox, we know that with our fanbase and support, we can beat everyone. So in summary, it’s about winning home games and trying to take points in away games. »

Sands has the biggest stage in club play at his disposal to make an impression at home.

« I don’t really feel any pressure because the national team is something it would be very nice to be a part of, and going to the World Cup is a dream, but it’s also out of my control, » said Sands.

“It’s the coach, he will make his decisions. I will do my best to play my way through these decisions, but it is not my choice at the end of the day. »



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