Potentially the most important match of Group B will come on the second day of 2022 World Cup competition as the United States and Wales clash in Qatar.As Pot 2 participants, the U.S. are expected to advance through to the Round of 16, but they will face stiff competition from Wales in doing so. As European playoff qualifiers, Rob Page's side entered the competition after the draw, meaning they were placed into Pot 4. As a result, Group B is much tougher than perhaps expected and this match is a prime example of why.If either side is to advance from Group B and into the knockout round, a result of any kind in this match will be critical.Below are the confirmed starting lineups for both teams based on the latest news leading up to the match.MORE: In a match of such fine margins, both head Pat Sims Jersey coaches will have to nail both their starting lineups and their in-game substitutes to have a chance at collecting points.Below are the starting lineups for both teams ahead of their match on Monday at Al Rayyan Stadium, which were confirmed about an hour prior to kickoff.MORE: Sporting News 4-3-3, right to left: 1-Turner (GK) 2-Dest, 3-Zimmerman, 13-Ream, 5-A. Robinson 6-Musah, 4-Adams, 8-McKennie 21-Weah, 24-Sargent, 10-Pulisic.Injured: Miles Robinson (Achilles, out), Sergino Dest (hamstring, questionable), Matt Turner (calf, probable)Suspended: NoneFor the United States, head coach Gregg Berhalter has a host of decisions to make in the opening match.Chief amongst them is if and how to use Chelsea starChristian Pulisicwho has been in and out of the lineup at Stamford Bridge. Opposite Pulisic on the other flank is likelyTim Weah, who returned from his early-season injury to full 90-minute fitne s for Lille right before the tournament.Gio Reynawill be a bench option to inject life into the game late. Up front,Josh Sargentstarts overJesus Ferreira, a surprise given how much of a Berhalter favorite Ferreria has been of late.The biggest decision will be who to start at center-back alongside presumed starterWalker Zimmerman. The preferred option is Jake Fisher Jersey Tim Ream, who not only forced his way onto the roster with good form at Fulham but has now secured a starting role as well. He starts overCameron Carter-VickersandAaron Longwho will still likely see time later in the game or tournament.The midfield is certainly set, with the "MMA" trio ofWeston McKennie,Tyler Adams, andYunus Musahlikely to start the entirety of the U.S. journey through the World Cup as long as they're healthy.Here we go. Full Lineup Notes x U.S. Men's National Soccer Team (@USMNT) Sporting News 3-5-2, right to left: 1-Henne sey (GK) 5-Mepham, 6-Rodon, 4-Davies 14-Roberts, 15-Ampadu, 8-Wilson, 10-Ramsey, 3-N. Williams 11-Bale, 20-JamesInjured: Rhys Norrington-Davies (hamstring, out), Tom Lawrence (knee, out)Suspended: NoneStarGareth Balestruggled mightily in MLS play after a summer switch to LAFC, falling out of the squad completely, but he showed his abilities with a critical late goal in the MLS Cup final that allowed his side to complete Trey Hopkins Jersey a comeback and lift the trophy.Bale will be fit for the match, head coach Rob Page confirmed, as will veteran leaderAaron Ramsey. Despite a lack of recent playing time, Bale starts up top, flanked by the speedy Premier League duoDan James.Swansea City veteranJoe Allen has not played a competitive match since September 17, and despite his optimism heading into the World Cup, head coach Rob Page confirmed on Sunday that Allen would mi s the opener against the United States.Ethan Ampaduis the man to take over in his defensive midfield position, while Harry Wilsonis also inserted into Jeremy Hill Jersey midfield in favor of a third striker.MORE: | STARTING XIHANES! CWPAN Y BYD! | | Wales (@Cymru) Below are the 26 names in the USA and Wales squads for the World Cup in Qatar.The most-represented club is Premier League side Fulham, with two players on each national team. USA's Tim Ream and Antonee Robinson will face off against their club teammates Dan James and Harry Wilson. All four Fulham players were in the starting lineups for the match.USAPositionPlayerClubAgeCapsGoalkeeperEthan HorvathLuton Town (ENG)278GoalkeeperSean JohnsonNYCFC (USA)3310GoalkeeperMatt TurnerArsenal (ENG)2818DefenderTim ReamFulham (ENG)3546DefenderCameron Carter-VickersCeltic (SCO)2410DefenderSergino Andrew Billings Jersey DestAC Milan (ITA)2117DefenderAaron LongNYRed Bulls (USA)3029DefenderShaq MooreNashville SC (USA)2615DefenderAntonee RobinsonFulham (ENG)2528DefenderJoe ScallyGladbach (GER)192DefenderDeAndre YedlinInter Miami (USA)2974DefenderWalker ZimmermanNashville SC (USA)2931MidfielderKellyn AcostaLAFC (USA)2752MidfielderTyler AdamsLeeds United (ENG)2319MidfielderWeston McKennieJuventus (ITA)2434MidfielderYunus MusahValencia (SPA)1918MidfielderCristian RoldanSeattle Sonders (USA)2732MidfielderBrenden AaronsonLeeds United (ENG)2121MidfielderLuca de la TorreCelta Vigo (SPA)2412ForwardGio ReynaBoru sia Dortmund (GER)1911ForwardJesus FerreiraFC Dallas (USA)2112ForwardJordan MorrisSeattle Sounders (USA)2747ForwardHaji WrightAntalyaspor (TUR)243ForwardChristian PulisicChelsea (ENG)2450ForwardJosh SargentNorwich City (ENG)2219ForwardTimothy WeahLOSC Lille (FRA)2224WalesPositionPlayerClubAgeCapsGoalkeeperWayne Henne seyNottingham Forest (ENG)35106GoalkeeperDanny WardLeicester City (ENG)2926GoalkeeperAdam DaviesSheffield United (ENG)303DefenderEthan AmpaduSpezia(ITA)2237DefenderChris MephamBournemouth (ENG)2433DefenderBen DaviesTottenham (SCO)2974DefenderChris GunterWimbledon (ENG)33109DefenderConnor RobertsBurnley (ENG)2741DefenderJoe RodonRennes (FRA)2430DefenderNeco WilliamsNottingham Forest(ENG)2123DefenderBen CabangoSwansea City (WAL)225DefenderTom LockyerLuton Town (ENG)2714MidfielderJoe AllenSwansea City (WAL)3272MidfielderAaron RamseyNice (FRA)3175MidfielderHarry WilsonFulham (ENG)2539MidfielderJonny WilliamsSwindon Town(ENG)2933MidfielderJoe MorrellPortsmouth (ENG)2530MidfielderMatthew SmithMK Dons(ENG)2219MidfielderDylan LevittDundee United (So)2113MidfielderRuben ColwillSwansea City (ENG)207MidfielderSorba ThomasHuddersfield Town (ENG)236ForwardGareth BaleLos Angeles FC(USA)33108ForwardDaniel JamesFulham (ENG)2438ForwardKieffer MooreBournemouth (ENG)3028ForwardBrennan JohnsonNottingham Forest (ENG)2115ForwardMark HarrisCardiff City (WAL)235