Two Games in October Set for U.S. Women; USA Will Meet Australia in Fullerton, Calif. on Oct. 16, Mexico in Charleston, S.C. on Oct. 23
Sep. 13, 2005
CHICAGO (Sept. 12, 2005) -- The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team will face 2004 Olympic foe Australia and CONCACAF success story Mexico in a pair of October matches as the team continues on the long road to the 2007 FIFA Women’s World Cup. The USA will take on Australia on Sunday, Oct. 16, at Titan Stadium on the campus of Cal State Fullerton (kickoff at 3 p.m. PT live on ESPN2) and then travel to Charleston, S.C., to face regional rival Mexico on Sunday, Oct. 23, at Blackbaud Stadium (kickoff at 1 p.m. ET live on ESPN2). These will be the first matches for the U.S. women since a 3-0 victory over Iceland on July 24 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.