SHEBELIEVES CUP 2022 USWNT
CHICAGO, IL (Feb. 3, 2022) – Vlatko Andonovski, the head coach of the United States Women’s National Team, has announced the 23-player tournament roster for the 2022 SheBelieves Cup, Presented by Visa, which includes the United States, Czech Republic, New Zealand, and Iceland. The six matches will be split into three doubleheader events, with the first two taking place at Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, Calif., and the third taking place at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
With the exception of midfielder Catarina Macario, who missed the event due to an important match in France with her club Olympique Lyonnais, and veteran Becky Sauerbrunn, who missed the camp due to a minor injury, the USWNT roster is almost entirely made up of players who attended the USWNT January training camp in Austin, Texas.
On Thursday, Feb. 17 at the Dignity Health Sports Park in Carson, Calif., the 2022 SheBelieves Cup begins with Iceland taking on New Zealand (5 p.m. PT) and the United States taking on the Czech Republic (8 p.m. PT on ESPN and in Spanish on TUDN). The tournament begins on Sunday, Feb. 20, at DHSP, with the United States taking on New Zealand (noon PT on ABC and in Spanish on PrendeTV), and the Czech Republic taking on Iceland (3 p.m. PT). The tournament comes to a close on Wednesday, Feb. 23 at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas, with New Zealand facing the Czech Republic at 5 p.m. CT and the United States taking on Iceland in the nightcap (8 p.m. CT on ESPN and in Spanish on PrendeTV). The broadcast information for the matches that do not involve the United States will be released soon. This year’s competition is also the first time the SheBelieves Cup has been held on the West Coast.