CONCACAF schedule for the the semifinal round of 2014 World Cup qualifying is out, and the United States will start at home against Antigua & Barbuda.
Guatemala and Jamaica also are in Group A, likely fighting for the group's second spot in the six-team final round that will produce the region's representatives in Brazil.
The semifinals will be played over three double-fixtures in June, September and October next year. The Americans will be home Sept. 11 against Jamaica and Oct. 16 vs. Guatemala. Sites of the matches haven't been determined.
Here are the semifinal groupings and the U.S. schedule:
Antigua & Barbuda
Friday, June 8: vs. Antigua & Barbuda
Tuesday, June 12: at Guatemala
Friday, Sept. 7: at Jamaica
Tuesday, Sept. 11: vs. Jamaica
Friday, Oct. 12: at Antigua & Barbuda
Tuesday, Oct. 16: vs. Guatemala