The United States Women’s Olympic Soccer Team will compete in all three of their Group A matches during the Olympic qualifying soccer comes to Frisco’s Toyota Stadium Wednesday Feb. 10 through Monday Feb. 15. The CONCACAF tournament will determine which two teams advance to the semifinals Friday, Feb. 19 at Houston’s BBVA Compass Stadium. The Final will be played in Houston on Sunday, Feb. 21.
CONCACEF, or The Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football, is the continental governing body for association football (soccer) in North America, South America and the Caribbean.
The USA opens the Frisco portion of the tournament against Costa Rica on Feb. 10 (7:30 p.m. CT), faces Mexico on Saturday, Feb. 13 (3 p.m. CT) and finishes group play against Puerto Rico on Monday, Feb. 15 (7:30 p.m. CT).
The round-robin stage of the tournament will be conducted with three doubleheaders in each group. While Group A plays at Toyota Stadium, Group B teams (Canada, Guatemala, Trinidad & Tobago and Guyana) will play in Houston on Feb. 11, 14 and 16.
Tickets are available for individual matches or as a tournament pass at Toyota Stadium by logging on at www.ussoccer.com or by calling (888) 323-4685.
The semifinal matches will be on Feb. 19 in Houston, with the winner qualifying for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.
Four teams have already qualified for the 12-team Olympic Football Tournament: Brazil and Colombia from South America, and France and Germany from Europe by virtue of their finish at the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Two teams will qualify from CONCACAF, Africa and Asia and one more will qualify from Europe after a mini-tournament in March featuring Sweden, Netherlands, Norway and Switzerland. New Zealand is the likely qualifier from Oceania.
|Day & Date||Matchup||Kickoff|
|Wed., Feb. 10||Puerto Rico vs. Mexico||5 p.m.|
|Wed. Feb. 10||USA vs. Costa Rica||7: 30|
|Saturday Feb 13||Costa Rica vs. Puerto Rico||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday Feb. 13||USA vs. Mexico||3 p.m.|
|Monday Feb. 15||Mexico vs. Costa Rica||5 p.m.|
|Monday Feb. 15||USA vs. Puerto Rico||7:30 p.m.|
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