The tournament favourites the United States will play their Round of 16 fixture against Spain. Coming at the back of thumping victories against Thailand (13-0), Chile (3-0) and Sweden (2-0), the team from North America would have to get the better of their opponents from Western Europe who had a tournament with mixed results. Spain won against South Africa 3-1, lost one to nil against Germany and registered a draw against China.
Venue: Stade Auguste Delaune II
Date & Time: 24th June 2019, 9:30 PM
Head to Head Record between Spain Women and USA Women in previous clashes
This will be only the second clash between the two sides, having played first in January this year. In that game, US defeated Spain by a margin of just one goal.
Spain Women Squad for World Cup
Goalkeepers: Sara Serrat, Catalina Thomas Coll, Ana Vallés
Defenders: Irene Paredes, Ivana Andrés, Marta Corredera, Ona Batlle, Celia Jiménez, Laia Aleixandri, Rocio Gálvez, Eunate Arraiza
Midfielders: Virginia Torrecilla, Damaris Egurrola, Irene Guerrero, Rosa Márquez, Sandra Hernández, Nerea Eizagirre
Forwards: Esther González, Olga García, Andrea S. Falcón, Lucía García, Eva Navarro, Alba Redondo
USA Women Squad for World Cup
Goalkeepers: Adrianna Franch, Ashlyn Harris, Alyssa Naeher
Defenders: Abby Dahlkemper, Tierna Davidson, Crystal Dunn, Ali Krieger, Kelley O’Hara, Becky Sauerbrunn, Emily Sonnett
Midfielders: Morgan Brian, Julie Ertz, Lindsey Horan, Rose Lavelle, Allie Long, Samantha Mewis
Forwards: Tobin Heath, Carli Lloyd, Jessica McDonald, Alex Morgan (Orlando Pride), Christen Press, Mallory Pugh, Megan Rapinoe
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Spain Women Vs USA Women: About teams
The Spain women’s national football team represents Spain in international women’s football since 1980, and is controlled by the Royal Spanish Football Federation, the governing body for football in Spain.
The United States women’s national soccer team (USWNT) represents the United States in international women’s soccer. The team is the most successful in international women’s soccer, winning three Women’s World Cup titles, four Olympic gold medals, eight CONCACAF Gold Cups, and ten Algarve Cups. It medaled in every single World Cup and Olympic tournament in women’s soccer history from 1991 to 2015, before being knocked out in the quarterfinal of the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Predicted playing XI for SPA-W Vs US-W
Alyssa Naeher, Crystal Dunn, Abby Dahlkemper, Becky Sauerbrunn, Kelley O’Hara, Rose Lavelle, Lindsey Horan, Megan Rapinoe, T Heath, Alex Morgan
Sandra Panos, Marta Torrejón, Irene Paredes, María Pilar León, Marta Corredera, Virginia Torrecilla, Alexia Putellas, Vicky Losada, Amanda Sampedro, Mariona Caldentey, Jennifer Hermoso