This is USA’s first match since winning the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament last month. New Zealand still need to play in Oceania qualifying matches against an undetermined opponent in order to book the last remaining berth at London 2012.
The international friendly is likely to include a sell-out crowd in the the 20,500 capacity FC Dallas Stadium.
USA SQUAD VS NEW ZEALAND:
Goalkeepers: Hope Solo, Nicole Barnhart
Defenders: Christie Rampone, Becky Sauerbrunn, Kelley O’Hara, Amy LePeilbet, Rachel Buehler
Midfielders: Shannon Boxx, Amy Rodriguez, Heather O’Reilly, Carli Lloyd, Megan Rapinoe, Lori Lindsey, Tobin Heath
Forwards: Sydney Leroux, Lauren Cheney, Alex Morgan, Abby Wambach
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Goalkeepers: Jenny Bindon, Erin Nayler
Defenders: Abbey Erceg, Anna Green, Kristy Hill, Ria Percival, Ali Riley, Rebecca Smith
Midfielders: Betsy Hassett, Katie Hoyle, Annalie Longo, Hayley Moorwood, Kirsty Yallop
Forwards: Amber Hearn, Sarah Gregorius, Emma Kete, Rosie White, Hannah Wilkinson
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