Megan Rapinoe And Alex Morgan Leading the usa national team roster for Women’s World Cup Australia and New Zealandwhich begins on July 20 and will see the two American superstars battle for the third world title of their football careers.
Rapinoe, who will turn 38 on July 5, and Morgan, 33, were back-to-back World Cup-winning champions in 2015 and 2019 and head the roster announced Monday by the U.S. Soccer Federation at its Chicago headquarters.
Rapinoe, Morgan and defender Kelly O’Hara will play Australia and New Zealand in the fourth World Cup in their careers, while goalkeeper Alyssa Naher and midfielder Julie Eerts will make their third World Cup appearances.
artistic Vlatko Andonovsky They have chosen a group with excellent experience at the highest level, and nine out of the 23 called-ups have already played in the World Cup at least once.
The list, announced on Wednesday, will be officially sent to FIFA on July 9.
The US national team is included in Group E with DutchmanFinalist in 2019, Portugal And Vietnam They will play their group stage matches in New Zealand.
Andonovski, after submitting the call.
The challenge of selecting a World Cup team is never easy, but I am proud of the hard work and work ethic of the players. (…) The players have the most impact, they push themselves to be better and I know that as a group they are very motivated to make our country proud at the World Cup.
Below is a video, with some special friends, that the American Federation used to introduce its players.
(With info from EFE)