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Canada has been drawn in a pool with Guatemala, Guyana, and Trinidad & Tobago at the CONCACAF Olympic women's soccer qualifying tournament.
Abby Wambach, the leading career scorer in international soccer, announced her retirement on Tuesday shortly after the U.S. national team celebrated its Women's World Cup victory at the White House.
Sophie Schmidt scored a highlight-reel goal midway through the first half to send Canada into the Women's World Cup on a winning note with a 1-0 victory over England in a friendly Friday.
Canadian women's soccer coach John Herdman says the decisions are made ahead of next Monday's World Cup roster announcement.
Canada clinched a spot in the final of the Cyprus Cup women's soccer tournament Monday after defeating Italy 1-0 in its final group game.
Japan defeats Canada 3-2 in a wild international women's soccer friendly on Tuesday.
John Herdman says Canada isn't good enough to win the women's World Cup at the moment, but the team's head coach adds it "absolutely" will be by the time the country hosts the tournament in 2015.
The Canadian women's soccer team will get another chance this year to try and beat the United States when the rivals meet May 8 in Winnipeg.
Leonie Maier scored the lone goal of the game to lead Germany's women's soccer team to a 1-0 win over Canada on Wednesday.
Canada's women's soccer team hopes for some measure of revenge after last summer's Olympics when it renews its rivalry with the U.S. later this year in Toronto in a friendly match that coach John Herdman say will be anything but.
Adriana Leon scored her first international goal Saturday to lead Canada's women's soccer team to a 1-0 victory over China to open the Four Nations Cup.