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Pia Sundhage announces roster for upcoming USWNT training camp

U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach Pia Sundhage announced Monday the 31-player roster for the team’s upcoming training camp in Florida. The camp will take place in Ft. Lauderdale from Feb. 3 through Feb. 9. Of the 31 players, one (Sinead Farrelly) is making her first USWNT camp appearance.

According to U.S. Soccer, this is the team’s final domestic training camp prior to the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup. Following the training camp, Sundhage will name her Algarve Cup roster. That tournament takes place in early March in Portugal. The U.S. plays Japan (March 2), Finland (March 4), and Norway (March 7) in group play.

Training camp roster:

Goalkeepers: Nicole Barnhart (out of contract), Ashlyn Harris (Western New York Flash), Alyssa Naeher (Boston Breakers), Hope Solo (out of contract)

Defenders: Rachel Buehler (Boston Breakers), Stephanie Cox (Boston Breakers), Whitney Engen (Western New York Flash), Amy LePeilbet (Boston Breakers), Heather Mitts (Atlanta Beat), Christie Rampone (magicTalk SC), Becky Sauerbrunn (magicTalk SC), Meghan Schnur (out of contract), Brittany Taylor (Sky Blue FC)

Midfielders: Jordan Angeli (Boston Breakers), Yael Averbuch (Western New York Flash), Shannon Boxx (out of contract), Sinead Farrelly (Philadelphia Independence), Tobin Heath (Sky Blue FC), Meghan Klingenberg (magicTalk SC), Lori Lindsey (Philadelphia Independence), Carli Lloyd (Atlanta Beat), Kristie Mewis (Boston College), Kelley O’Hara (Boston Breakers), Heather O’Reilly (Sky Blue FC), Megan Rapinoe (Philadelphia Independence), Lindsay Tarpley (out of contract)

Forwards: Lauren Cheney (Boston Breakers), Sydney Leroux (UCLA), Alex Morgan (Western New York Flash), Amy Rodriguez (Philadelphia Independence), Abby Wambach (magicTalk SC)

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