International Women - News
Ellis names 25-player USWNT roster for April 4 match against New Zealand
U.S. Women's National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named a 25-player roster that will train in Los Angeles for a week before traveling to St. Louis for the USA's first domestic match of the year against New Zealand on April 4 at Busch Stadium. Ellis will name 18 players to suit up for that game.
USWNT defeats France 2-0 to win 10th Algarve Cup title
The U.S. Women’s National Team earned its 10th championship at the Algarve Cup, defeating France 2-0 at Algarve Stadium.
USWNT facing France today in Algarve Cup final (12 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1)
Following a 2-1 win against Norway, a 3-0 triumph over Switzerland and a 0-0 draw with Iceland, the U.S. WNT finished atop Group B with seven points and with the second-best point total of the three group winners.
USWNT earns berth in Algarve Cup championship with 0-0 draw vs. Iceland
In a scrappy game that featured 29 fouls, including 18 from Iceland, the U.S. Women's National Team played to a 0-0 draw in its final Group B match at the 2015 Algarve Cup. The tie was good enough for the USA to take first place in Group B with seven points.
USWNT facing Iceland today at 1:30 p.m. ET in Algarve Cup
After earning the full six points from its first two Algarve Cup matches with a 2-1 win against Norway and a 3-0 triumph over Switzerland, the U.S. Women's National Team is well-positioned to earn a berth in the championship game with its Group B finale against Iceland remaining. The USA-Iceland match will kick off at 1:30 p.m. ET on Monday, March 9, but will not be televised due to inadequate lighting at the Municipal Stadium in Lagos, Portugal.
USWNT tops Switzerland 3-0 at Algarve Cup, moves into first place in Group B
The U.S. Women’s National Team scored three second-half goals and blanked Switzerland 3-0 in Group B action at the 2015 Algarve Cup at Municipal Stadium. Alex Morgan, Amy Rodriguez and second-half sub Abby Wambach each scored a goal in the final 45 minutes as the U.S. moved to 2-0-0 into first place in Group B.
USWNT playing Switzerland in group play at Algarve Cup on Friday at 12 p.m. ET
The U.S. Women's National Team, coming off a 2-1 victory against Norway to open the 2015 Algarve Cup, heads back to the Spanish border to face Switzerland in Vila Real de Santo Antonio, Portugal (12 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1).
USWNT opens Algarve Cup with 2-1 Victory against Norway
Led by midfielder Carli Lloyd’s second-half brace, the U.S. Women’s National Team overcame a first-half deficit and defeated Norway 2-1 in Group B play at the 2015 Algarve Cup at Municipal Stadium.
USWNT faces Norway in Algarve Cup today at 2 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1
The U.S. Women’s National Team will open its 20th Algarve Cup in Portugal on March 4 with a match against longtime rival Norway at Municipal Stadium in Vila Real de San Antonio, which sits on the border with Spain in the southeast of Portugal. The match kicks off at 2 p.m. ET and will be shown on FOX Sports 1.
U.S. U-15 GNT begins 2015 program with 36-player training camp March 14-21
The U.S. Under-15 Girls’ National Team will begin its 2015 programming with a 36-player training camp at the U.S. Soccer National Training Center in Carson, Calif., running from March 14-21.
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