Coffey, Dunn, Sauerbrunn and Smith named to United States Women’s National Team training camp for October friendlies
September 29, 2022 – National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) – Portland Thorns FC Press Release
PORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Thorns FC midfielders Sam Coffey and Crystal Dunn, defender Becky Sauerbrunn and forward Sophia Smith have been named to the 24-player roster for the States Women’s National Team training camp. United for a pair of friendlies in Europe against England and Spain during the October FIFA window, it was announced today.
Coffey (1 cap) earned his first international cap in the September FIFA window, starting and playing every 90 minutes against Nigeria on September 6. Dunn (123 caps) trained with the USWNT during the September FIFA window but was not on the roster for matches. It will be available for selection during this window. Most recently, Sauerbrunn (208 caps) started against Nigeria on September 3, registering 90 minutes. Smith (21 caps) started both USWNT matches in September, scoring a brace against Nigeria on September 3.
In this FIFA window, the USWNT travel to face England at Wembley Stadium in London on October 7; kickoff is set for 12 p.m. (Pacific) on FOX. The United States will face Spain in their second game of the trip on October 11. The match kicks off at 11:30 a.m. (Pacific) on ESPN2 at El Sadar Stadium in Pamplona.
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