U.S. women will close out year against Brazil in Orlando
[DATEBOOK] The U.S. women's national team will close out its 2013 season with a match against Brazil Nov. 10 at the Florida Citrus Bowl in Orlando (TV: NBC, 3:30
U.S. women's schedule:
Oct. 20: Australia in San Antonio (1:30 ET on NBC)
Oct. 27: New Zealand in San Francisco (6:30 p.m. ET)
Oct. 30: New Zealand in Columbus, Ohio (7:30 p.m. ET)
Nov. 10: Brazil in Orlando, Fla. (3:30 ET on NBC)
The USA-Brazil meeting will be the first between the countries in the United States since 2008. Brazil
faced Canada in Foxboro, Mass., in 2012.
The USA and Brazil have played three times since the USA won, 1-0, in San Diego in a match during which Abby
Wambach broke her leg that kept her out of the 2008 Olympics.
The USA went on to beat Brazil in the 2008 Olympic gold medal game in Beijing, win their epic 2011 Women's World Cup
quarterfinal in a shootout and beat Brazil in a 2012 international tournament in Chiba, Japan. The USA has an all-time record of 24-2-3 against Brazil.
"Over the last several years,
there's been an intense rivalry between the two countries and a series of games that have been very tightly contested, highly competitive and of course extremely dramatic," said U.S. coach Tom Sermanni in a statement. "It will be a fantastic game to finish the year off."
The USA will go in its final four-game homestand of the year with a
10-0-2 record in 2013.
No comments yet.
|Recent Soccer America Daily Gaspar returns home as CJSA technical director Aug. 22, 3:18 p.m. |
[YOUTH SOCCER] Dan Gaspar, who served as an assistant coach on Iran's 2014 World Cup team, ... Red Star defender named NWSL Rookie of the Year Aug. 22, 3:16 p.m.
[NWSL] Chicago Red Stars defender Julie Johnston was voted the 2014 Rookie of the Year ahead ... FS1 sets viewing record for UCL playoff Aug. 22, 3:15 p.m.
[SOCCER ON THE AIR] Tuesday's Besiktas-Arsenal match in the UEFA Champions League playoffs averaged 212,000 viewers, ... Funniest Coach Clip of the Year Aug. 21, 11:41 p.m.
[VIDEO PICK: Off the Post] Far too often we see grown men wearing fancy suits throwing ... Top two in East square off Aug. 21, 10:56 p.m.
[MLS Week 24: Three Games to Watch] A week after Real Salt Lake beat Seattle, 2-1, ... Tim Leiweke's five biggest MLS moves Aug. 21, 10:46 p.m.
[MAKING A LIST] Tim Leiweke will go down as the man who made MLS think big. ... Chivas USA sends Rosales to 'Caps for Reo-Coker Aug. 21, 8:54 p.m.
[MLS TRANSACTIONS] Mauro Rosales is on the move again. After only nine months with Chivas USA, ... Where to Watch European Soccer Aug. 21, 8:53 p.m.
The new European club season has started up, so it's time to make plans for your ... Johnson assists on Europa League winner Aug. 21, 8:25 p.m.
[AMERICANS ABROAD] Fabian Johnson made his competitive debut with Borussia Moenchengladbach, serving up the winning goal ... The Whistle adds KickTV to offerings Aug. 21, 8:12 p.m.
[SOCCER ON THE AIR] The Whistle Sports Network, which launched on YouTube in January, has reached ... >> Soccer America Daily Archives