The women’s team football USA He needed only 40 minutes this Monday to solve with a win to that of Mexico 4-0 the friendly match that finalizes the preparation of both formations for the Tokyo Olympics. Rapinoe, Mewis and Morgan started off the bench.
The resistance of the Mexicans lasted just 6 minutes with a goal from midfielder Lidsey Horan after a header from Carli Lloyd, which increased the difference in the 11th minute. defender Reyna Reyes and the lace was put by Tobin Heath in 39.
The second half was practically processing at the Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field, in East Rutherford (Connecticut). The USA achieved the team’s eleventh victory so far in 2021 and has already chained 44 unbeaten matches, the second longest unbeaten streak in team history.
The United States thus closes its preparation phase for Tokyo 2020, where they will play Sweden (the team that eliminated them from the 2016 Games in the quarterfinals) to open the tournament on July 21. The team will not have any more games before the Olympic debut due to COVID-19 protocols. Mexico did not qualify for the Tokyo Games.