USA vs. Chile: Beginning Lineup & Roster for World Cup

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The USWNT tackle Chile of their second World Cup match of 2019.

USA takes on Chile within the second of three group stage matches within the World Cup. The USWNT match towards Chile kicks off at 12 p.m. Japanese on Fox.

Crew USA received off to a stellar begin to the 2019 World Cup with a 13-Zero blowout victory towards Thailand. Whereas Chile is anticipated to offer extra of a combat, the USA continues to be a heavy favourite heading into the sport. Chile is coming off a 2-Zero loss to Sweden of their first match. The U.S. defeated Chile 4-Zero and 3-Zero of their final two friendlies, per Sports activities Illustrated.

It is going to be attention-grabbing to see how the USWNT responds to a number of the criticism the workforce acquired after scoring 13 targets towards Thailand. Some took situation to the quantity of targets scored and celebrations whereas holding such a large lead. The U.S. gamers defended their play noting that aim differential means each rating issues within the group stage. U.S. supervisor Jill Ellis was requested how her workforce ready given how effectively they performed within the first match.

“I wrestle to inform my workforce to not deal with one another in coaching the day earlier than,” Ellis famous to Sports activities Illustrated. “So yeah, I believe at this level it’s ensuring your focus is on your self and your efficiency is about your self and you set your self in the most effective place to advance on this match. For us, it’s ensuring that we play in addition to we presumably can in each sport.”


The USWNT Will Play Sweden in Their Closing Match of Group Play

After the USA takes on Chile, the USWNT will sq. off with Sweden on Thursday, June 20. A win towards Chile might punch the U.S.’s ticket to the knockout spherical relying on the Sweden-Thailand outcome.

Even when Crew USA is ready to clinch a spot, the match towards Sweden will nonetheless have which means because the groups might probably be combating for who wins the group. If the USWNT does advance, their more than likely opponents are France, Canada and the Netherlands relying on the place they end in Group F.

Right here’s a take a look at the USA’s projected beginning lineup and roster.


USA Girls’s Soccer Projected Beginning XI vs. Chile

This can be a take a look at the beginning lineup used within the USA’s first match. Whereas we don’t count on main adjustments for the beginning XI towards Chile, we will likely be updating this with the official lineups as soon as they’re launched.

POSITIONPLAYER
GKAlyssa Naeher
DCrystal Dunn
DJulie Ertz
DAbby Dahlkemper
DKelley Oshara
MLindsey Horan
MSamantha Mewis
MRose LaVelle
FMegan Rapinoe
FAlex Morgan
FTobin Heath

USWNT Roster for World Cup

NUMBERPLAYER
1GK Alyssa Naeher
2F Mallory Pugh
3M Samantha Mewis
4D Becky Sauerbrunn
5D Kelley O’Hara
6M Morgan Brian
7D Abby Dahlkemper
8M Julie Ertz
9M Lindsey Horan
10F Carli Lloyd
11GK Ali Krieger
12D Tierna Davidson
13F Alex Morgan
14D Emily Sonnett
15F Megan Rapinoe
16M Rose Lavelle
17F Tobin Heath
18GK Ashlyn Harris
19D Crystal Dunn
20GK Allie Lengthy
21GK Adrianna Franch
22F Jessica McDonald
23F Christen Press