Will Sydney Leroux continue to be the U.S. women's national team's supersub, or will Amy Rodriguez be the first off the bench? Can veteran Heather O'Reilly maintain her starting spot, or will Christen Press find her way into the starting 11?
The U.S. has already qualified for the semifinal, which decides which teams qualify for London, but a win over Mexico on Tuesday will ensure the Americans have an easier opponent on Friday, writes Jeff Carlisle.
With the memories of a disappointing Gold Cup and a roller-coaster Women's World Cup in the rearview mirror, U.S. soccer gears up for the Olympics and World Cup qualifying. Here's 12 points to poinder for 2012, writes Jeff Carlisle.
As the memories of the Americans' heartbreaking defeat to Japan begin to fade, attention now turns to determining precisely what the team gained for both the players and the sport, writes Jeff Carlisle.