March 14, 2005
ALGARVE, Portugal (March 14, 2005) - After winning all three of its first round matches while not allowing a goal, the young U.S. Women's National Team will face the top-ranked team in the world according to FIFA's Women's World Rankings as the USA and Germany meet in the Algarve Cup championship game. The match will take place on Tuesday night, March 15, at the spectacular 30,000-seat Stadium Algarve in what will be the first-ever meeting in a Championship match between the two teams. Kickoff for the Final from Faro, the largest city in the Algarve region, is set for 8:15 p.m. local / 3:15 p.m. ET as the match will be broadcast all over Europe in prime time on EuroSport. U.S. fans can follow the clash of the world's top two women's soccer nations online at ussoccer.com's MatchTracker presented by Philips Electronics.