Seattle Sounders defender Oniel Fisher named to Jamaica's 40-man provisional roster for Copa America Centenario

Seattle Sounders defender Oniel Fisher has joined a growing list of Sounders players to be called to provisional rosters for next month's Copa America Centenario. 

The second-year defender - who started nine games in 2015 and one for the Sounders this season - was named to Jamaica's 40-man roster on Tuesday. Fisher made his international debut for the Reggae Boyz in 2010 in a 3-1 win over Trinidad and Tobago.

Jamaica is drawn in Group C with Venezuela, Uruguay and Mexico and will play its first game on June 5 at Soldier Field in Chicago against Venezuela.

Fisher joins Brad EvansClint DempseyJordan MorrisNelson Valdez and Román Torres as players who have been called up by their respective countries for the historic tournament, which will be held in the United States for the first time in its 100-year history.

CenturyLink Field will host two games during the Copa America Centenario group stage and one in the quarterfinals. Haiti will take on Peru in Group B on June 4 (4:30 p.m. PT) and Argentina will face Bolivia in Group D on June 14 (7 p.m. PT) before Seattle hosts a crucial quarterfinal game between the winner of Group A and the runner-up in Group B on June 16 (6:30 p.m. PT).

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