USWNT Head Coach Tom Sermanni has announced a 23-Player roster to travel to Europe and compete against two sides who are preparing for this summer’s UEFA European Women’s Championship in Sweden.
USA will play Germany (for the second time in 23 days) on Friday 5th April 2013 at Sparda Bank Hessen Stadium in Offenbach, home of Kickers Offenbach in the German Third Division. Kickoff is set for 6:15pm local time (12:15pm ET).
They will then travel to The Hague at Kyocera Stadium, home of ADO Den Haag of the Dutch Eredivisie, and face the Netherlands on Tuesday 9th April 2013 at 7pm local time (1pm ET).
USA are without injured Carli Lloyd who is recovering from a broken shoulder and goalkeepers Hope Solo and Jill Loyden are both rehabilitating from wrist and hand surgeries.
USA Women’s National Team Roster for International Friendlies against Germany & Netherlands:
Nicole Barnhart (FC Kansas City),
Adrianna Franch (Western New York Flash),
Ashlyn Harris (Washington Spirit)
Rachel Buehler (Portland Thorns FC),
Crystal Dunn (North Carolina),
Whitney Engen (Liverpool, England),
Julie Johnston (Santa Clara),
Meghan Klingenberg (Tyresö, Sweden),
Ali Krieger (Washington Spirit),
Kelley O’Hara (Sky Blue FC),
Christie Rampone (Sky Blue FC),
Becky Sauerbrunn (FC Kansas City)
Yael Averbuch (Göteborg, Sweden),
Shannon Boxx (Chicago Red Stars),
Lauren Cheney (FC Kansas City),
Tobin Heath (PSG, France),
Kristie Mewis (FC Kansas City),
Heather O’Reilly (Boston Breakers),
Megan Rapinoe (Lyon, France)
Sydney Leroux (Boston Breakers),
Alex Morgan (Portland Thorns FC),
Christen Press (Tyresö, Sweden),
Abby Wambach (Western New York Flash)
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