USWNT vs. Germany – Worldwide Pleasant
Date: November 10, 2022
Venue: DRV PNK Stadium; Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Broadcast Time: 7 p.m. ET
Official Kickoff Time: 7:05 p.m. ET
Beginning XI vs. Germany: 18-Casey Murphy; 3-Alana Cook dinner, 8-Sofia Huerta, 9-Mallory Pugh, 10-Lindsey Horan (Capt.), 11-Sophia Smith, 12-Naomi Girma, 13-Alex Morgan, 16-Rose Lavelle, 17-Andi Sullivan, 23 -Emily Fox
Obtainable Subs: 1-Alyssa Naeher, 2-Ashley Sanchez, 4-Becky Sauerbrunn, 5-Hailie Mace, 6-Trinity Rodman, 7-Ashley Hatch, 14-Sam Coffey, 15-Megan Rapinoe, 19-Crystal Dunn, 20-Taylor Kornieck, 21-Adrianna Franch, 22-Kristie Mewis
Not dressing: Alyssa Thompson
GAME NOTES | FIVE THINGS TO KNOW – GERMANY
- USWNT Beginning XI Cap Numbers (Together with this match): Morgan (199), Horan (121), Lavelle (83), Pugh (81), Sullivan (36), Smith (26), Huerta (24), Fox (21), Cook dinner (19), Murphy (11), Girma (9)
- The lineup in opposition to Germany options 5 totally different gamers from the XI that began the USA’s most up-to-date match in opposition to Spain on Oct. 11. Emily Fox, Sofia Huerta and Naomi Girma return on protection whereas Alex Morgan and Mallory Pugh are again within the assault.
- This beginning lineup averages 56 caps per participant with Morgan and Horan the one gamers within the lineup with 100+ caps. Six gamers – Smith, Huerta, Fox, Cook dinner, Murphy and Girma – enter the match with 25 caps or fewer.
- Lindsey Horan will earn her 121st cap as she captains the USA for the fourth time this 12 months. Horan, who might be making her 13th begin of the 12 months, has gone the complete 90 minutes in every of the USA’s final three video games.
- Casey Murphy will earn her 11th profession cap as she makes her ninth begin of 2022. Murphy has seven profession shutouts in her 10 caps, the latest of which coming in opposition to Costa Rica within the semifinals of the Concacaf W Championship.
- Alana Cook dinner will make her 15th begin of the 12 months as she earns her 19th cap total with the USWNT. Cook dinner, who was named to the NWSL Finest XI First Group every of the final two seasons, leads the USA with 1,196 whole minutes performed in 2022 and has gone the complete 90 minutes in 11 of her 14 appearances to this point this 12 months.
- Defender Sofia Huerta will make her 15th look of the 12 months and earn her 24th cap total for the USA. After making 4 begins by way of the USA’s first 10 video games of the 12 months, Thursday’s match in opposition to Germany will mark Huerta’s sixth begin within the final seven video games for the USA.
- Mallory Pugh is again within the USA lineup for her 12th begin of the 12 months in what might be her 81st cap total for the USWNT. Pugh leads the USA with 13 whole aim involvements in 2022, with a team-high seven assists and 6 targets, which ranks second on the squad this 12 months.
- Coming off a month wherein she was named the youngest MVP in NWSL historical past and picked up NWSL Championship Sport MVP honors after scoring the title-winning aim for Portland Thorns FC, Sophia Smith is about to earn her 26th cap as she makes her team-leading 16th look – and 16th begin – of 2022. Smith, who turned 22 in August, leads the USA with 10 targets on the 12 months and is on tempo to develop into the youngest participant to steer the USA in scoring in a calendar 12 months since Mia Hamm did in order a 21- year-old in 1993.
- Naomi Girma, who turned the primary participant ever to win each NWSL Rookie of the Yr and NWSL Defender of the Yr honors in the identical season, is to earn her ninth cap and make her eighth begin for the USWNT. Since making her USWNT debut earlier this 12 months on April 12, Girma has appeared in eight of the USA’s final 12 matches and logged 5 90-minute performances throughout that stretch.
- Reigning NWSL Golden Boot winner Alex Morgan will make her 199th worldwide look in Thursday’s match in opposition to Germany, placing her on the verge of changing into simply the 13th participant in USWNT historical past to succeed in the 200-cap milestone. Morgan will make her ninth look and eighth begin of 2022 and has scored 4 of her 119 worldwide targets this 12 months.
- Rose Lavelle will make her 83rd worldwide look as she makes her 14th begin of 2022. Lavelle has been straight concerned in 10 targets within the USA’s final 13 matches, tallying 4 targets – together with the game-winning header on September 6 in opposition to Nigeria — and including six assists throughout that span.
- Midfielder Andi Sullivan is about to earn her thirty fifth cap as she makes her 14th look – and 14th begin – of 2022. Sullivan is third on the workforce in whole minutes performed in 202 with 982 minutes of motion and has gone the complete 90 minutes in 4 of her final seven appearances for the USWNT.
- After lacking the Oct. 11 match in opposition to Spain, defender Emily Fox returns to the beginning lineup for the USWNT for what might be her 21st cap and 13th look for the USA in 2022. Fox has performed in 16 of the USA’s 20 matches because the October 2021 FIFA window, making 15 begins throughout that span.