The U.S. Women’s National Team will train at the SLSG Soccer Park in preparation for its friendly against New Zealand on April 4.
FENTON, Mo. – The U.S. Women’s National Team will be using the SLSG Soccer Park as its home training facility for its friendly against New Zealand in early April.
“St. Louis Scott Gallagher & Saint Louis FC are proud to host the US Women’s National Team as they prepare for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup,” SLSG Executive Director Patrick Barry said. “The Soccer Park has a long history of hosting U.S. National Team training and games, but most importantly, our organization is excited that St. Louis will play a key role in the team’s preparation for this summer. Hosting this game and launching Saint Louis FC are all in line with putting our city back on the national soccer landscape.”
The U.S. will face New Zealand in a friendly at Busch Stadium on Saturday, April 4. Kickoff is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. and tickets can be purchased on ussoccer.com.
Throughout its stay in St. Louis, the USWNT will hold several training sessions at the historic Soccer Park, a St. Louis Scott Gallagher-owned facility. All training sessions will be closed to the public.
In its history, the Soccer Park has hosted six previous international matches involving the U.S. Men’s National Team, including three FIFA World Cup Qualifiers between 1988-1989.