Jill Ellis names USWNT roster for friendlies in Sweden, Norway
U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 21 players to travel to Scandinavia for matches against Sweden on June 8 at Gamla Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg (1:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and UDN) and against Norway on June 11 at Komplett Arena in Sandefjord (1 p.m. ET on FOX), which is located on the southeast coast about 75 miles south of Oslo. Ellis will name 18 players to the game day roster for each of the matches.
Tobin Heath accepts position with Portland Thorns FC Girls DA
Portland Thorns FC has announced that midfielder Tobin Heath has expanded her role with the club, assuming a position at the youth level with the club’s newly formed development academy set to launch in the fall of 2017 as the Thorns FC Assistant Youth Technical Director.
USWNT to host Tournament of Nations this summer on West Coast
U.S. Soccer and the U.S. Women's National Team will host their second four-team elite international tournament of the year as Australia, Brazil and Japan come to the USA for the Tournament of Nations to be held from July 27-August 3 at three venues along the West Coast.
USWNT to face Sweden, Norway on Scandinavia tour in June
The U.S. Women's National Team will play Sweden on June 8 at the Gamla Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg as part of a two-game tour of Scandinavia that will also see the USA face Norway on June 11 at Komplett Arena in Sandefjord, which is located on the southeast coast about 75 miles south of Oslo.
USWNT storms past Russia 4-0 in first of two Texas friendlies
The U.S. Women’s National Team shut out Russia 4-0 behind two goals each from Crystal Dunn and Allie Long and some excellent play from Rose Lavelle and Mallory Pugh in its first friendly match of the year in front of a sold-out crowd of 15,191 at Toyota Stadium.
NWSL announces USWNT allocated players for 2017 season
The National Women's Soccer League announced today the official list of U.S. Women's National Team allocated players for the 2017 season. A total of 22 players will be participating as federation players in the upcoming NWSL season.
U.S. Soccer, USWNT announce new CBA through 2021
U.S. Soccer has announced in conjunction with the U.S. Women's National Team Players Association (USWNTPA) that the sides have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement through 2021. The agreement carries through the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup and 2020 Olympics.
Youthful USWNT set to face Russia on Thursday in Frisco, Texas
The U.S. Women's National Team is embarking on a two-city tour through Texas with matches against Russia on April 6 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco (7:30 CT on FOX Sports 1 with the pre-game show starting at 7 p.m. CT) and on April 9 at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston (1 p.m. CT).