Soccer WWC-SUN0616

ON THIS POST: PRIMER FOR U.S. WOMEN’S WORLD CUP MATCH VS. CHILE

  • U.S., Chile glance

  • Group F standings

  • U.S. scoring leaders

  • 2019 World Cup leaders

  • U.S. World Cup roster


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22, 65

22 of 52 Women’s World Cup matches played through June 15 and 65 goals have been scored

6, 2

6 nations have advanced to Round of 16; the U.S. and Sweden can clinch spots on June 16

ROUND OF 16
France Germany Italy
England Canada Netherlands

U.S. vs. Chile

June 16 in Paris, noon ET (FOX)

3-0, 4-0

U.S. women beat Chile twice in 2018, their only meetings


8-1-2

U.S. record in 2019 matches

with 42 goals scored


GROUP F STANDINGS
TM W L T GF GA GD PTS
USA 1 0 0 13 0 +13 3
SWE 1 0 0 2 0 +2 3
CHI 0 1 0 0 2 -2 0
THA 0 1 0 0 13 -13 0

33-3-5

U.S. World Cup record,

playing in 8th tournament

0-1

Chile is in 1st World Cup

1, 39

U.S. is FIFA’s No. 1-ranked

team; Chile is ranked 39th

U.S. WORLD CUP SCHEDULE
DATE OPPONENT CITY
June 11 Thailand Won 13-0
June 16 Chile Paris, France
June 20 Sweden Le Havre, France

All-time U.S. Cup goals scored


Career U.S. goals scored

106: Alex Morgan, 2011-19

13

To mark Team USA’s record win

in World Cup opener vs. Thailand, 13 noteworthy numbers

  • 13-0: Largest margin of victory in Cup history

  • 3-0: Score at the half

  • 10: Most 2nd-half goals in Cup history

  • 8: Career Cup goals for Alex Morgan, tied for 3rd in U.S. history

  • 7: Players who scored for U.S. ties Germany record

  • 6: Minutes (50th-56th) for U.S. to score 4 goals, fastest in Cup history

  • 5: Goals by Alex Morgan to tie Michelle Akers for most in single Cup match

  • 4: Megan Rapinoe scored her 4th Cup goal

  • 3: U.S. is 1st Cup team with 3 multiple goal scorers

  • 2: Rose Lavell and Samantha Mewis each had 2 goals, their 1st World Cup scores

  • 1: Goals by Mallory Pugh and Lindsay Horan, their 1st in Cup competition

  • 32: Pugh was the 32nd American player to score in World Cup

  • 5: Carli Lloyd has now scored goal in record-tying 5 straight Cup matches dating to 2015


5, 4, 3

Goals by the top 3 scorers: Alex Morgan of U.S., Brazil’s Cristiane and Italy’s Cristiana Girelli


World Cup points leaders

3: Megan Rapinoe, U.S. (1, 2)

2019 Cup goal leaders


Cup goals allowed


Cup leaders: Shots on target


Cup leaders: Saves


U.S. WORLD CUP ROSTER
A GOALKEEPERS NWSL
28 Adrianna Franch Portland
33 Ashlyn Harris Orlando
31 Alyssa Naeher Chicago
A DEFENDERS NWSL
26 Abby Dahlkemper NC Courage
20 Tierna Davidson Chicago
26 Crystal Dunn NC Courage
34 Ali Krieger Orlando
30 Kelley O'Hara Utah
34 Becky Sauerbrunn Utah   
25 Emily Sonnett Portland
A MIDFIELDERS NWSL
26 Morgan Brian Chicago
27 Julie Ertz Chicago   
25 Lindsey Horan Portland
24 Rose Lavelle Washington  
31 Allie Long Reign FC
26 Samantha Mewis NC Courage
A FORWARDS NWSL
31 Tobin Heath Portland
36 Carli Lloyd Sky Blue
31 Jessica McDonald NC Courage
29 Alex Morgan Orlando
30 Christen Press Utah
21 Mallory Pugh Washington
33 Megan Rapinoe Seattle

Source: ussoccer.com; sports-reference.com