The World Cup-winning U.S. women will face Canada on Sunday in the final of the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament. The teams secured the region's berths in the Rio Olympics with victories in the semifinals Friday night.
The heated rivalry between the Canadian and U.S. women's soccer teams is set to reignite Sunday when they'll faceoff at the final of the CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship in Houston, Texas.
Veterans Christine Sinclair, Erin McLeod and Diana Matheson lead a veteran core augmented by five teenagers in John Herdman's training camp roster ahead of next month's Olympic qualifying tournament in Texas.
Janine Beckie scored the first goal but host Brazil responded with three of its own, including two from Monica, for a 3-1 victory over Canada on Sunday in the final of the international women's soccer tournament in Natal.