The United States Men's National Team qualified for the next round of the 2018 World Cup Qualifying. The next round in Concacaf qualifying is commonly known as "The Hex". The Hex features the top 6 qualifying teams from group play in a double round-robin tournament. The top three teams from the Hex are guaranteed a place in the 2018 World Cup. The fourth place team plays a two game playoff against the firth place team from the AFC.
The USMNT first match as part of The Hex will be against arch rival Mexico on November 11 at home. The second game will be against Costa Rica on November 15 in Costa Rico.