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Sam BordenESPN Senior Writer
- Sam Borden is a senior writer for ESPN.com.
AL RAYYAN, Qatar -- Yunus Musah will be a centerpiece for the US men's national team when it faces England in a critical World Cup group stage match on Friday, but he was close -- very, very close -- to playing for the other side.
In fact, if not for a quirk of scheduling because of the COVID-19 pandemic two years ag...