The U.S. women’s national team is set to square off against Canada on Thursday night at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, Florida. The SheBelieves Cup is in its sixth year, and the match between CONCACAF rivals is the first for both teams to start the tournament. It’s the first game for Canada’s women’s national team in 2021 under their newly appointed coach Bev Priestman.
USWNT head coach Vlatko Andonovski has these next few months to evaluate and help narrow down a potential Olympic roster. This tournament will also see the return of striker Alex Morgan, who was absent from the January camps and friendlies after a battle with COVID-19.
Here’s how you can watch the match and what to know:
- Date: Thursday, Feb. 18
- Time: 7 p.m. ET
- Location: Exploria Stadium — Orlando, Florida
- TV: FS1
- Live stream: fuboTV (try for free)
USWNT: The team is has been in good form to start 2021 after with wins over Colombia back in January. Head coach Vlatko Andonovski will likely use this tournament to get better evaluations of players ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. Veteran players Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd had been back in