The quasi dark side of RBNY fandom.
USWNT head coach Tom Sermanni has named 23 players to the 2013 Algarve Cup roster. The team will depart on February 25th and will face Iceland on March 6th. On March 8th the United States will play China before heading to Lagos on March 11th to face former head coach Pia Sundhage as they take on Sweden.
For the first time, all 4 US group-stage matches will be broadcasted live for fans. It will be in a Pay-Per View format, with major US cable and satellite providers participating. Each match will cost $14.95.
Full roster after the jump:
GOALKEEPERS (3): Nicole Barnhart (FC Kansas City), Ashlyn Harris (Duisburg), Jill Loyden (Sky Blue FC)
DEFENDERS (7): Rachel Buehler (Portland Thorns FC), Crystal Dunn (North Carolina), Whitney Engen (Liverpool), Ali Krieger (Washington Spirit), Kelley O’Hara (Sky Blue FC), Christie Rampone (Sky Blue FC), Becky Sauerbrunn (FC Kansas City)
MIDFIELDERS (8): Yael Averbuch (Göteborg FC), Shannon Boxx (Chicago Red Stars), Lauren Cheney (FC Kansas City), Tobin Heath (PSG), Carli Lloyd (Western NY Flash), Kristie Mewis (FC Kansas City), Heather O’Reilly (Boston Breakers), Megan Rapinoe (Lyon)
FORWARDS (5): Lindsey Horan (PSG), Sydney Leroux (Boston Breakers), Alex Morgan (Portland Thorns FC), Christen Press (Tyresö), Abby Wambach (Western NY Flash)