She Believes Cup 2020 – USA vs Japan
March eleven received its first games of the “She Believes Cup 2020” — 2-0 over England and 1-0 over Spain – and now will face Japan within the match finale on March eleven at in Frisco, Texas wanting a win or a tie to lift the trophy. The in shape at Toyota Stadium is expected to be some other potential crowd. Japan had a difficult cross up to now falling 3 1 to Spain. First fit and 1-0 to England on a late rating in its recreation. After outscoring its competition 25-zero at the 2020 Women’s Olympic Qualifying event and qualifying for the 2020 Olympics in Japan,the U.S.
Women’s National Team has commenced an formidable Olympic instruction agenda, beginning with the “She Believes Cup 2020”, Presented by Visa.
Which girls football has been contested, prevailing four gold medals (1996, 2004, 2008, 2012) and a silver (2000).
CHAMPIONSHIP SCENARIOS: The USA needs a tie or a win in opposition to Japan win the championship at the 2020 She Believes Cup. It is probably the us She Believes Cup title in the five tournaments which are contested. A superb result for the united states towards Japan could render the England and Spain end result meaningless in reference to winning the match. As that fit happens first on March eleven, the USA will recognize its scenarios heading into the Japan sport. If England and Spain manifest to attract. The U.S.A Want to win the occasion ago it even kicks off Japan. There are numerous eventualities that makes it possible for the U.S.A to win the match no matter a loss to Japan.
2020 SHE BELIEVES CUP, PRESENTED BY VISA, SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Date Matches Stadium City Kickoff
Mar. 5 Spain three, Japan 1 Exploria Stadium Orlando, Fla.
Mar. 5 USA 2, England zero Exploria Stadium Orlando, Fla.
Mar. 8 England 1, Japan zero Red Bull Arena Harrison, N.J.
Mar. Eight USA 1, Spain zero Red Bull Arena Harrison, N.J.
Mar. 11 England vs. Spain Toyota Stadium Frisco, Texas four
Mar. Eleven USA vs. Japan Toyota Stadium Frisco, Texas, TUDN XTRA 1
2020 SHE BELIEVES CUP STANDINGS
TEAM GP W L D G.F GA GD P.T.S
USA 2 2 0 0 3 zero +3 6
Spain 2 1 1 0 three 2 +1 three
England 2 1 1 zero 1 2 -1 three
Japan 2 0 2 zero 1 4 three 0
10TH TIME IN FRISCO: The USA is nine-zero-zero at Toyota Stadium, home of F.C Dallas of M.L.S. Those games included three Olympic Qualifying matches in 2016 and World Cup qualifiers in 2018.
Which turned into the ultimate time the USA performed in Frisco. The U.S.W.N.T hasn’t allowed a goal in Frisco within the most up-to-date seven matches performed right here.
TEAM EFFORT: U.S. Head educate Vlatko Andonovski has played 15 of his 20 area gamer at the roster in the course of this tournament. The USA has scored three desires in two games, an equal as Spain. Andonovski made four changes from the number one recreation to the second one, the five players who’ve yet to play ought to get a few mins in opposition to Japan.
USA VS. JAPAN
•USA has an all-time file of 28-1-eight towards Japan and has scored 106 goals whilst allowing 29.
•Maximum up to date meeting among america and Japan got here ultimately 12 months’s She Believes Cup, a 2-2 tie that functions dreams from Megan Rapinoe and Tobin Heath and Emi Nakajima and Yuka Momiki from Japan.
•U.S.A took the lead inside the twenty third minute. Japan equalize within the 67th the went beforehand time the 76th Japan tied it. Everywhere again inner the quantity one minute of stoppage time.
•Japan and U.S.A .An up scale history relationship lower back to 1986. Second one 3 hundred and sixty 5 days of the united states. It’s the newer conferences which have all the time connected these two nations in girls’s football records.
•While the streak ended on the 2016 Olympics. The U.S and Japan met inside the 3 preceding international finals,with the United States losing the 2011. Women’s World Cup in penalty kicks after 2-2 tie over. While beyond regulations after be success. The 2012 Olympic purpose medal sport 2-1. Consequently the ancient 2015 Women’s World Cup Final, five-2.
•The 2015 very last feature the epic rating in sixteen minutes. Carli Lloyd and included desires from Lauren Holiday and Tobin Heath.
After The 2015 Women’s World Cup Final
•The first meetings among the 2 groups after the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Final came in June of 2016 with the groups gambling to a wild 3-three appeal to Commerce City, Colo. As hometown hero Lindsey Horan scored overdue to shape it three-2. However Japan equalized in stop page time the U.S.A then won 2-zero in 3 days later. In Cleveland getting desire from Julie Ertz (then Johnston) and Alex Morgan. All through a fit that became known as in the 76th minute thanks to climate.
• At the 2017 Tournament of nations , america gained 3-zero at the Stub Hub Center in Carson, Calif. On the 2018 Tournaments of Nations the gained 4-2 on goals. As Alex Morgan scored a rating and Megan Rapinoe also brought a aim. There in sport, the us scored in the 18th minute. Japan tied it within the twentieth, then the United States score 3. All through a row (twenty sixth, 56th, 66th) before Japan pulled one lower back in the 76th minute.
•The U.S as lone loss in law to Japan passed off. On March five, 2012 in Faro, Portugal during the 2012 Algarve Cup a 1-0 setback. The 2011 Women’s World Cup Final formally counts as a tie.
•Since falling in the 2011 Women’s World Cup Final, the USA has long past 6-1-four in opposition to Japan, outscoring them 27-15.
USWNT SHEBELIEVES CUP ROSTER BY POSITION (CLUB; CAPS/GOALS):
GOALKEEPERS (three): Adrianna Franch (Portland Thorns FC; 3), Ashlyn Harris (Orlando Pride; 25), Alyssa Naeher (Chicago Red Stars; 63)
Abby Dahlkemper (North Carolina Courage; 60/0), Tierna Davidson (Chicago Red Stars; 25/1), Crystal Dunn (North Carolina Courage; 103/24), Ali Krieger (Orlando Pride; 107/1).
Kelley O’Hara (Utah Royals F.C; one hundred thirty/2), Becky Sauerbrun (Utah Royals F.C; 176/zero), Casey Short (Chicago Red Stars; 31/0), Emily Sonnett (Orlando Pride; 45/zero)
MIDFIELDERS (five): Julie Ertz (Chicago Red Stars; one zero one/20), Lindsey Horan (Portland Thorns F.C; eighty five/18), Rose Lavelle (Washington Spirit; 44/12).
Samantha Mewis (North Carolina Courage; sixty six/18), Andi Sullivan (Washington Spirit; 16/zero)
FORWARDS (7): Tobin Heath (Portland Thorns F.C; 167;33), Carli Lloyd (Sky Blue F.C; 293/123), Jessica McDonald (North Carolina Courage; 19/4), Christen Press (Utah Royals F.C; 137/fifty seven), Mallory Pugh (Sky Blue F.C; 62/18), Megan Rapinoe (Reign F.C; 167/51), Lynn Williams (North Carolina Courage; 26/9)
U.S. ROSTER NOTES TEAM
• Ten players have scored to date for the united states in 2020: Lindsey Horan (6), Christen Press (6), Samantha Mewis (4), Lynn Williams (three), Rose Lavelle (2), Carli Lloyd (2), Jessica McDonald (2), Tobin Heath, Megan Rapinoe and Julie Ertz. Fourteen special players scored for america over 2019. Lloyd led the crew with 16 desires and Alex Morgan and Rapinoe had nine each.
•The USA is riding a 30-sport unbeaten streak and feature scored or more dreams in 26 of these games.
•All 20 gamer that had been a community of the Olympic Qualifying had been chosen for the education camp. Roster earlier than the She Believes Cup and additional made. The ultimate 23-player roster for the event.
•Of the 3 gamer on this roster who were not on the Olympic qualifying squad, had been on the 2019 Women’s World Cup championship team in forward Mallory Pugh and defender Tender Davidson.
•Three gamer who weren’t on the planet Cup Team made the 2020 She Believes Cup roster in defender Casey Short, midfielder Andi Sullivan and forward Lynn Williams.
•In just his 5th event as head educate, Vlatko Andonovski has already checked out 50 unique gamer.
•Since its inception in 1985, the US.W.N.T has compiled a document of 528 wins, 66 losses and 77 ties. Over the history of the program.
The united states has long gone 301-20-31 (ninety% triumphing percent) reception , fifty three-18-13 away (seventy one%) and 174-28-33 (81%) on impartial floor. Of the USA’s 66 losses, 12 (18%) got here on the Algarve Cup in Portugal.
The Top Of The 2015 World Cup.
• The USA has scored in 58 consecutive suits and has averaged quite three goals in keeping with sport therein time. The USA has performed one zero one fits and has an 86-5-10 record.
• Lloyd has 59 W.N.T dreams for the reason that the beginning of 2015. Morgan, who has fifty seven, is that the only other participant with pretty 30 goals over the four years.
Its last forty seven matches 42 wins and five attracts.. The final loss reception changed into July 27, 2017 vs. Australia, a 1-zero setback in Seattle.
• Twelve of the USA’s 50 goals in its last 14 games are headers, such as two vs. Haiti, one vs. Panama and one vs. Costa Rica in Olympic qualifying. Julie Ertz’ game-winner vs Spain become additionally a header.
• The U.S. Scored 21 goals from set portions in 2019 (27% of the desires scored), consisting of nine on the Women’s World Cup . In 2018, the us scored 21 of sixty five goals (32%) on set pieces and in 2017 there were 8 of forty dreams (20%) scored on set pieces.
• Nine players scored in Olympic Qualifying, led by Lindsey Horan (6 desires) and Christen Press (5). Samantha Mewis had four desires from braces and Lynn Williams observed net three instances. Together with the winners inside the name recreation against Canada.
• All 23 players at the U.S. Roster play inside the N.W.S.L. The roster functions five N.W.S.L No. 1 usual draft selections in Crystal Dunn (2014), Emily Sonnett (2016), Rose Lavelle (2017). Andi Sullivan (2018) and Tender Davidson (2019).
IN FOCUS: JAPAN
•U.S W.N.T is unbeaten in its remaining 14 matches all at once competitions against European countries.
Winning the 12 during a row via over all scores of 32-5. The closing European us of a to overcome USA was France in January of 2019 in Le Havre .
Japan Football Federation
World Ranking: 10
Olympic Appearances: 4 (1996, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2020)
Best Olympic finish: 2012 – silver
Record vs. USA: 1-28-8
Head Coach: Asako Takakura
JAPAN WOMEN’S NATIONAL TEAM ROSTER BY POSITION:
GOALKEEPERS (3): 1- Sakiko Ikeda (Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies), 18- Ayaka Yamashita. (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 21- Chika Hirao (Albirex Niigata Ladies)
DEFENDERS (7): 2-Risa Shimizu (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), three-Shiori Miyake (INAC Kobe Leonessa), 4-Saki Kumagai (Olympic Lyonnais, FRA), 5-Moeka Minami (Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies), 16-Asato Miyagawa (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 20-Arisa Matsubara (Nojima Stella Kanagawa Sagamihara), 22-Mayo Doko (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza)
MIDFIELDERS (7): 6-Hina Sugita (INCA Kobe Leonessa), 7-Emi Nakajima (INAC Kobe Leonessa), 10-Yuka Momiki (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 12-Hikaru Naomoto (Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies), 14-Yui Hasegawa (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 17-Narumi Miura (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 19-Jun Endo (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza)
FORWARDS (6): 8-Mana Iwabuchi (INAC Kobe Leonessa), 9-Yuika Sugasawa (Urawa Red Diamonds Ladies), eleven-Riko Ueki (Nippon TV Tokyo Verdy Beleza), 13-Mayu Ikejiri (Mynavi Vegalta Sendai Ladies), 15-Mina Tanaka (INAC Kobe Leonessa), 23-Mami Ueno (Ehime FC Ladies)