Unitit States weemen's naitional soccer team
The Stars and Stripes
|Association||United States Soccer Federation|
(North Americae, Central Americae, an the Caribbean)
|Sub-confederation||NAFU (North Americae)|
|Heid coach||Jill Ellis|
|Maist kaips||Kristine Lilly (352)|
|Tap scorer||Abby Wambach (183)|
|Current||1 (July 10, 2015)|
|Heichest||1 (Julie 2015–)|
|Lawest||2 (Dizember 2014–Juin 2015)|
Italy 1–0 Unitit States |
(Jesolo, Italy; 18 August 1985)
Unitit States 14–0 Dominican Rep. |
(Vancouver, Breetish Columbie, Canadae; 20 Januar 2012)
Brazil 4–0 Unitit States |
(Hangzhou, Cheenae; 27 September 2007)
|Appearances||7 (first in 1991)|
|Best result||Winners (1991, 1999, 2015)|
& Gold Cup
|Appearances||8 (first in 1991)|
|Best result||Winners (1991, 1993, 1994, 2000, 2002, 2006, 2014)|
|FIFA Warld Cup|
|1999 United States||Team|
|2003 United States||Team|
The Unitit States weemen's naitional soccer team, aften referred tae as USWNT, represents the Unitit States o Americae in internaitional soccer competeetions. It is controlled bi United States Soccer Federation an competes in CONCACAF (the Confederation o North, Central American an Caribbean Association Fitbaa). The team haes been ane o the maist successful in international weemen's soccer, winnin three Weemen's Warld Cup titles (includin the first ever Weemen's Warld Cup in 1991), four Olympic weemen's gowd medals, an ten Algarve Cups. Efter haein been rankit No. 2 on average frae 2003 tae 2008 in the FIFA Weemen's Warld Rankins, the team wis rankit No. 1 continuously frae Mairch 2008 tae Dizember 2014, fawin back ahint Germany, the anerly ither team tae occupee the No. 1 poseetion in the rankings history. The team is currently rankit No. 1, muivin back intae the poseetion on 10 Julie 2015 due tae its victory in the 2015 Warld Cup. The team wis selectit as the U.S. Olympic Committee's Team o the Year in 1997 an 1999, an Sports Illustrated chose the entire team as 1999 Sportsweemen of the Year for its usual Sportsman of the Year honor.
References[eedit | eedit soorce]
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- "USOC Olympic Athlete and Team Awards". U.S. Olympic Committee. Retrieved March 24, 2015.
- "U.S Women Finish 1999 on Top of the Sporting World as Sports Illustrated Names Women's World Cup Champs 1999". U.S. Soccer. December 13, 1999.