USA women’s soccer players named to women’s world cup squad

USAWNT defender Megan Rapinoe has been named to the women’s World Cup squad for the upcoming edition.

Rapinoe, a defender who made her international debut with the U.S. in 2014, was chosen from a pool of three players.

The squad will face England on Oct. 12 in a group that includes the defending champions France, Germany and Brazil.

Rapino has made 28 appearances for the U-23s.