Jan. 22, 2004
CHICAGO – U.S. Women’s National Team’s head coach April Heinrichs has named 22 players to the roster that will departed for China on Jan. 23 to participate in the 2004 Four Nations Tournament. The USA plays its first match against Sweden on January 30 in a rematch of the opening game of the 2003 Women’s World Cup, a 3-1 U.S. victory. The USA will face 2007 Women’s World Cup host China on Feb. 1 and finish the tournament, which the Americans won last year, in a rematch of the 2003 Women’s World Cup third place game against Canada on Feb. 3. All the matches will be played in Shenzhen, located just north of the bustling metropolis of Hong Kong in southern China.