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2019 SheBelieves Cup

Chester PA | Nashville TN | Tampa FL
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WNT Closes Out 2019 SheBelieves Cup with 1-0 Victory Against Brazil

TAMPA, Fla. (March 5, 2019) – The U.S. Women’s National Team closed out the 2019 SheBelieves Cup and its fifth game of the year with a 1-0 win against Brazil in front of a Tampa-record crowd of 14,009 at Raymond James Stadium. The U.S. has five domestic matches remaining before the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup; two coming in April and three in May. England won the 2019 SheBelieves Read more
WNT Mar 5, 2019
US Soccer

Lineup Notes: USA vs. Brazil Wrap Up 2019 SheBelieves Cup in Tampa

USA vs. Brazil Date: March 5, 2019 Venue: Raymond James Stadium Broadcast: FS1 Kickoff: 8 p.m. ET Starting XI vs. Brazil: 24-Ashlyn Harris; 5-Kelley O’Hara, 7-Abby Dahlkemper, 4-Becky Sauerbrunn, 19-Crystal Dunn; 8-Julie Ertz, 3-Samantha Mewis, 11-Mallory Pugh; 17-Tobin Heath, 13-Alex Morgan (capt.), 15-Megan Rapinoe Subs: 1-Alyssa Naeher, 2-Emily Sonnett, 6-Andi Sullivan, 10-C Read more
WNT Mar 5, 2019

England Claims 2019 SheBelieves Cup Crown with 3-0 Win vs. Japan

TAMPA, Fla. (March 5, 2019) – The England Women’s National Team captured the 2019 SheBelieves Cup title with a 3-0 win against Japan at Raymond James Stadium. England took the drama out of the match, and the tournament, by scoring three times inside the opening 30 minutes and then cruised to the victory despite a better second half by Japan, which fired 13 shots after the break and had Read more
WNT Mar 5, 2019

2019 SheBelieves Cup: Five Things to Know About Brazil

After a pair of 2-2 draws, vs. Japan on Feb. 27 and England on March 2, the U.S. WNT will need some help to win the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. The USA has two points from the two draws and sits third in the standings behind first-place Japan and second-place England. Up next is a matchup vs. Brazil on March 5 (8 p.m. ET; FS1) at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Here are five things to know about Brazil. Read more
WNT Mar 4, 2019

PREVIEW: USA to Close Out 2019 SheBelieves Cup vs. Brazil in Tampa | Tuesday, March 5 | 8 p.m. ET on FS1

The USA opened the 2019 SheBelieves Cup with a 2-2 draw with Japan on Feb. 27 in Chester, Pa. followed by a 2-2 draw with England on March 2 in Nashville, Tenn., and now will need a victory against Brazil on March 5 in Tampa, Fla. (8 p.m. ET on FS1) combined with a draw between England and Japan in the first game of the night (5:15 p.m. ET on ussoccer.com) in order to win the tournament. 2 Read more
WNT Mar 4, 2019

How the U.S. WNT Can Win the 2019 SheBelieves Cup

After a pair of 2-2 draws, vs. Japan on Feb. 27 and England on March 2 , the U.S. WNT will need some help to win the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. The USA has two points from the two draws and sits third in the standings behind first-place Japan and second-place England. Japan drew its first game of the tournament vs. the USA, 2-2, and then defeated Brazil, 3-1, and heads into the final match day o Read more
WNT Mar 3, 2019

USA Draws England 2-2 in Second 2019 SheBelieves Cup Match

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 2, 2019) – The U.S. Women’s National Team fought to a second consecutive 2-2 draw, this time against England in front of 22,125 fans on Saturday afternoon in the second game of Matchday 2 at the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. In a match between two of the world’s best teams, the USA had the upper hand for most of the game, creating far more danger inside the attack Read more
WNT Mar 2, 2019

Lineup Notes: USA Takes on England in Nashville

USA vs. England Date: March 2, 2019 Venue: Nissan Stadium Broadcast: FOX Kickoff: 4:30 p.m. ET / 3:30 p.m. CT In connection with the SheBelieves theme, the U.S. Women's National Team will wear the names of iconic and influential women on the back of their Nike jerseys when the USA faces England in the team's second game of the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. Each member of the U.S. WNT – a Read more
WNT Mar 2, 2019

2019 SheBelieves Hero: Mckenna Woodhead

Following a heartbreaking jet ski accident in June, our 2019 SheBelieves Hero Mckenna Woodhead’s life changed overnight. Woodhead however, has remained positive through it all, looking to inspire others with her good attitude, big smile and love for the game. Read more
WNT Mar 2, 2019

Late Strikes Lift Japan to 3-1 Win vs. Brazil at 2019 SheBelieves Cup

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 2, 2019) – Japan defeated Brazil 3-1 in the second match for both teams at the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. Japan opened scoring in the 44th minute after Emi Nakajima latched onto a lofted pass outside the penalty area. Nakajima played a short pass forward to Yuka Momiki, whose left-footed chip sailed perfectly over Brazilian goalkeeper Aline for the opener. It was Momiki&rs Read more
WNT Mar 2, 2019

2019 SheBelieves Cup: Five Things to Know About England

The USA and England have met 15 times spanning back to 1985 and what was the third match for the USA. Fast forward to the modern era, and the last four meetings between the two have resulted in 1-0 games with three wins for the USA and one for England. Here are five things to know about the Lionesses: England Women’s National Team Roster by Position GOALKEEPERS (3): 1-Karen Bardsley (Ma Read more
WNT Mar 1, 2019

WNT Honors Inspirational Women with Names on Back of Jerseys at SheBelieves Cup

In celebration of the SheBelieves spirit, the U.S. Women’s National Team will honor powerful, influential, iconic and inspirational women during the SheBelieves Cup match on March 2 vs. England in Nashville, Tennessee.  Each member of the U.S. WNT selected the name of a woman who has inspired them and will wear that name on the back of their jersey. The choices ranged from activis Read more
WNT Mar 1, 2019

PREVIEW: WNT Faces England in Nashville as SBC Continues | Saturday, March 2 | 4:30 p.m. ET on FOX

TheUSA opened the 2019 SheBelieves Cup with a 2-2 draw with Japan on Feb. 27 in Chester, Pa., while England defeated Brazil, 2-1 , in the tournament’s first match of the day. That sets up an important clash for the USA against England on March 2 (3:30 CT on Fox) as the tournament moves to Nashville, Tenn., where Japan will face Brazil in the first match of the doubleheader (1 p.m. CT on Read more
WNT Mar 1, 2019

USA Ties Japan 2-2 in Teams' First 2019 SheBelieves Cup Match

CHESTER, Pa. (Feb. 27, 2019) – The U.S. Women’s National Team opened the 2019 SheBelieves Cup with a 2-2 tie against Japan in front of 14,555 fans at Talen Energy Stadium. On a cold night, both teams began the game with quality possession while playing at pace, but the USA was able to create more dangerous opportunities in the attacking third, a theme that held up for the entire 90 min Read more
WNT Feb 27, 2019

England Defeats Brazil 2-1 in 2019 SheBelieves Cup Opener

CHESTER, Pa. (Feb. 27, 2019) – The England Women’s National Team defeated Brazil by a score of 2-1 in the opening game of the 2019 SheBelieves Cup on a chilly Wednesday afternoon at Talen Energy Stadium.   Brazil got on the board first when six-time FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year Marta raced into the penalty area in the 15th minute and won a penalty kick as Read more
WNT Feb 27, 2019

Lineup Notes: USA Kicks Off Pre-World Cup Domestic Schedule vs. Japan at 2019 SheBelieves Cup

USA vs. Japan  Date: Feb. 27, 2019 Venue: Talen Energy Stadium Broadcast: FS1 Kickoff: 7 p.m. ET Starting XI vs. Japan: 1-Alyssa Naeher; 5-Kelley O’Hara, 7-Abby Dahlkemper, 12-Tierna Davidson, 19-Crystal Dunn; 8-Julie Ertz, 11-Mallory Pugh, 16-Rose Lavelle; 17-Tobin Heath, 13-Alex Morgan (capt.), 15-Megan Rapinoe Subs: 2-Emily Sonnett , 3- Samantha Mewis, 4-Becky Sauerbrunn, 6-And Read more
WNT Feb 27, 2019

New Rules to Be Piloted at 2019 SheBelieves Cup

CHICAGO (Feb. 27, 2019)— In preparation for the 2019 SheBelieves Cup and the 2019 Women’s World Cup in France, U.S. Soccer has received approval from the International Football Association Board (IFAB) to pilot three changes to the Laws of the Game during the upcoming tournament. The 133rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) of The IFAB will be held in Aberdeen, Scotland on March 2, 2019. T Read more
Feb 27, 2019

2019 SheBelieves Cup: Five Things to Know About Japan

The USA and Japan met in three consecutive world finals in the first half of this decade -- the 2011 Women’s World Cup, the 2012 Olympics and the 2015 Women’s World Cup -- forever linking these two countries together in soccer history. As the teams prepare to meet again at the 2019 SheBelieves Cup, here are five things to know about Nadeshiko Japan. Japan Women’s National Team Read more
WNT Feb 26, 2019

Mckenna Woodhead Voted 2019 SheBelieves Hero Contest Winner

CHICAGO (Feb. 26, 2019) – Mckenna Woodhead has been voted the winner of the 2019 SheBelieves Hero contest ahead of the start of the SheBelieves Cup. She will receive complimentary travel and tickets to the U.S. Women’s National Team match vs. England at Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tenn. On March 2 (4:30 p.m. ET; FOX). @ussoccer_wnt @ussoccer , McKenna Woodhead's team would like to Read more
WNT Feb 26, 2019

Defender Emily Fox Replaces Danielle Colaprico on 2019 SheBelieves Cup Roster

CHICAGO (Feb. 26, 2018) – Defender Emily Fox has replaced midfielder Danielle Colaprico on the 23-player U.S. roster for the 2019 SheBelieves Cup. Colaprico suffered a reaggravation of a groin injury sustained while playing for Sydney FC in Australia’s W-League and is not ready for game action. Fox, 20, who is a rising junior at the University of North Carolina, has three career caps. Read more
WNT Feb 26, 2019

Four Finalists Selected in 2019 SheBelieves Hero Contest

CHICAGO (Feb. 19, 2018) – A panel of former U.S. WNT players has narrowed down the 2019 SheBelieves Hero contest to four finalists whose inspiring stories and determination made them stand out from the impressive field. A SheBelieves Hero is a leader in their community, a confident and passionate individual who empowers others around her and actively works to make a difference. We now need Y Read more
WNT Feb 19, 2019

23 Players Named to 2019 SheBelieves Cup Roster

U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named the 23-player roster for the 2019 SheBelieves Cup, which features the top-ranked USA, No. 4 England, No. 8 Japan and No. 10 Brazil. All four teams will be participating in this summer’s 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. Brazil, Japan and the USA are three of the seven teams that have participated in each of the se Read more
WNT Feb 12, 2019

U.S. Soccer and Deloitte Announce Multi-Year Sponsorship

CHICAGO (Feb. 7, 2019) – U.S. Soccer and Deloitte announced today a multi-year agreement for Deloitte to be the Official Professional Services Provider of the U.S. Soccer Federation and Foundational Sponsor of SheBelieves, beginning with the 2019 season, and running through 2021. As part of the agreement, Deloitte will be the title sponsor of the second annual U.S. Soccer SheBelieves Summit, Read more
WNT Feb 7, 2019
US Soccer

Countdown to the Cup: 9 Can't Miss WNT Events in 2019!

The U.S. Women’s National Team is only months away from the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. As the USA prepares to defend its world title, here are nine can’t miss WNT events during Countdown to the Cup that will lead into the main event this summer! USA vs. Japan: The USA and Japan have played some of the most historic matches in women’s soccer history. The c Read more
WNT Jan 28, 2019

Schedule

Results

Date Matchup Result Venue Attendance Goal Scorers
1-0 W Raymond James Stadium, Tampa, Fla.
Match Guide
14,009 Heath
2-2 D Nissan Stadium; Nashville, Tenn.
Match Guide | Girls Fantasy Camp
22,125 Rapinoe, Heath
2-2 D Talen Energy Stadium; Chester, Pa.
Match Guide
14,555 Rapinoe, Morgan

2019 SheBelieves Cup - Feb. 27 - March 5 - Chester, Pa., Nashville, Tampa

PLAYER POS. HT. BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB/COLLEGE
M 5-5 Freehold, N.J. Chicago Red Stars
D 5-7 Menlo Park, Calif. NC Courage
D 5-10 Menlo Park, Calif. Chicago Red Stars
D 5-1 Rockville Centre, N.Y. NC Courage
GK 5-9 Salina, Kan. Portland Thorns FC
GK 5-9 Satellite Beach, Fla. Orlando Pride
F 5-6 Basking Ridge, N.J. Portland Thorns FC
M 5-7 Mesa, Ariz. Chicago Red Stars
M 5-4 Cincinnati, Ohio Washington Spirit
F 5-8 Delran, N.J. Sky Blue FC
F 5-10 Glendale, Ariz. NC Courage
M 6-0 Hanson, Mass. NC Courage
F 5-7 Diamond Bar, Calif. Orlando Pride
GK 5-9 Stratford, Conn. Chicago Red Stars
D 5-5 Fayetteville, Ga. Utah Royals FC
F 5-7 Palos Verdes Estates, Calif. Utah Royals FC
F 5-5 Highlands Ranch, Colo. Washington Spirit
F 5-7 Redding, Calif. Seattle Reign FC
D 5-7 St. Louis, Mo. Utah Royals FC
D 5-7 Naperville, Ill. Chicago Red Stars
D 5-7 Marietta, Ga. Portland Thorns FC
M 5-7 Lorton, Va. Washington Spirit
M 5-4 Camarillo, Calif. NC Courage

2019 SheBelieves Cup - Feb. 27 - March 5 - Chester, Pa., Nashville, Tampa

Danielle Colaprico

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Freehold, N.J.

Club:
Chicago Red Stars

Abby Dahlkemper

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Menlo Park, Calif.

Club:
NC Courage

Tierna Davidson

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-10

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Menlo Park, Calif.

Club:
Chicago Red Stars

Crystal Dunn

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-1

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Rockville Centre, N.Y.

Club:
NC Courage

Adrianna Franch

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Salina, Kan.

Club:
Portland Thorns FC

Ashlyn Harris

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Satellite Beach, Fla.

Club:
Orlando Pride

Tobin Heath

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Basking Ridge, N.J.

Club:
Portland Thorns FC

Julie Ertz

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Mesa, Ariz.

Club:
Chicago Red Stars

Rose Lavelle

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

Club:
Washington Spirit

Carli Lloyd

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Delran, N.J.

Club:
Sky Blue FC

Jessica McDonald

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-10

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Glendale, Ariz.

Club:
NC Courage

Samantha Mewis

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
6-0

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Hanson, Mass.

Club:
NC Courage

Alex Morgan

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Diamond Bar, Calif.

Club:
Orlando Pride

Alyssa Naeher

Position:
Goalkeeper

Height:
5-9

Birthdate:

Position:
Goalkeeper

Hometown:
Stratford, Conn.

Club:
Chicago Red Stars

Kelley O'Hara

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Fayetteville, Ga.

Club:
Utah Royals FC

Christen Press

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Palos Verdes Estates, Calif.

Club:
Utah Royals FC

Mallory Pugh

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-5

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Highlands Ranch, Colo.

Club:
Washington Spirit

Megan Rapinoe

Position:
Forward

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Forward

Hometown:
Redding, Calif.

Club:
Seattle Reign FC

Becky Sauerbrunn

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

Club:
Utah Royals FC

Casey Short

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

Club:
Chicago Red Stars

Emily Sonnett

Position:
Defender

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Defender

Hometown:
Marietta, Ga.

Club:
Portland Thorns FC

Andi Sullivan

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-7

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Lorton, Va.

Club:
Washington Spirit

McCall Zerboni

Position:
Midfielder

Height:
5-4

Birthdate:

Position:
Midfielder

Hometown:
Camarillo, Calif.

Club:
NC Courage

2019 SheBelieves Cup Standings

Team GP W L T GF GA GD Pts.
England 3 2 0 1 7 3 7
United States 3 1 0 2 5 4 1 5
Japan 3 1 1 1 5 6 -1 4
Brazil 3 0 3 0 2 6 -4 0

2018 SheBelieves Cup Schedule/Results

Date Match Time (ET)/Result Venue
Feb. 27 England vs. Brazil 2-1 Talen Energy Stadium; Chester, Pa.
Feb. 27 United States vs. Japan 2-2 Talen Energy Stadium; Chester, Pa.
March 2 Brazil vs. Japan 1-3 Nissan Stadium; Nashville, Tenn.
March 2 United States vs. England 2-2 Nissan Stadium; Nashville, Tenn.
March 5 Japan vs. England 0-3 Raymond James Stadium; Tampa, Fla.
March 5 United States vs. Brazil 1-0 Raymond James Stadium; Tampa, Fla.

Format: The winner of the tournament will be based on total points (three for a win, one for a tie), with the tie-breakers in order of: best goal difference then total goals scored, head-to-head record and finally, FIFA ranking.

U.S. Women's National Team - 2019 SheBelieves Cup Stats

Record: 1-0-2 
Updated through March 5, 2019

Player

Pos

GP

GS

Min.

G

A

Y/R

Abby Dahlkemper D 3 3 270 0 0 0/0
Tierna Davidson D 3 2 187 0
0 0/0
Crystal Dunn D 3 3 267 0 0 0/0
Emily Fox D 0 0 0 0 0 0/0
Adrianna Franch GK 1 1 90 0 0 0/0
Ashlyn Harris GK 1 1 90 0 0 0/0
Tobin Heath F 3 3 267 2 1 0/0
Julie Ertz M 3 3 270 0 0 0/0
Rose Lavelle M 2 2 154 0 0 0/0
Carli Lloyd F 3 0 10 0 0
0/0
Jessica McDonald F 1 0 3 0 0 0/0
Samantha Mewis M 2 1 116  0  0 0/0
Alex Morgan F 3 3 263 1 0 0/0
Alyssa Naeher GK 1 1 90 0
0 0/0
Kelley O'Hara D 3 3 171 0
0 0/0
Christen Press F 2 0 95 0 1 0/0
Mallory Pugh F 3 3 175 0 0 0/0
Megan Rapinoe F 3 3 263 2 0 0/0
Becky Sauerbrunn D 2 1 120 0 0 0/0
Casey Short D 0 0 0 0 0 0/0
Emily Sonnett D 2 0 69 0 0
0/0
Andi Sullivan M 0 0 0 0 0 0/0
McCall Zerboni M 0 0 0 0 0 0/0
Own Goal 0
Totals
3 3 270 5 2 0/0
Opponent Totals
3 3 270 4 3 2/0

2019 SheBelieves Cup Goalkeeping Statistics

Player Name

GP

GS

Min.

GF

GA

SO

GAA

W-L-T

Adrianna Franch 1 1 90 2 2 0 2.00 0-0-1
Ashlyn Harris 1 1 90 1 0 1 0.00 1-0-0
Alyssa Naeher 1 1 90 2 2 0 2.00 0-0-1
Totals 3 3 270 5 4 1 1.33 1-0-2
Opponent Totals 3 3 270 4 5 0 1.66 0-1-2
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