The U.S. Soccer Federation revealed it is investigating men’s national team coach Gregg Berhalter for a 1991 confrontation in which he kicked the woman who later became his wife.
The United States has played the Netherlands five times previously, all in friendlies, losing at home in 1998 and at Amsterdam in 2004 and 2010.
US President Joe Biden telephoned the USA Soccer Team to wish them luck ahead of the FIFA World Cup opener.
USA midfielder Gio Reyna did not show much hustle in training and coach Gregg Berhalter was close to sending him back.
USA finished third behind Canada and Mexico in World Cup qualifying and now face a must-win final group-stage match.
Pulisic left Tuesday's final group stage match against Iran at halftime after bruising his pelvic bone in a collision with the opposition goalkeeper.