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Thorns FC on international duty with SheBelieves Cup and Algarve Cup tournaments

A total of eight Thorns FC players will be in action this week with their respective national teams. Five players will be on American soil playing in the first ever SheBelieves Cup, while three others are competing in Portugal at the Algarve Cup. Below is a breakdown of who is playing where, schedules and how to follow along.

The Algarve Cup runs March 2-9, with final matches taking place on March 9. The SheBelieves Cup goes from March 3-9.

SheBelieves Cup
Thorns players participating: Jodie Taylor (England), Tobin Heath (United States), Lindsey Horan (United States), Meghan Klingenberg (United States), Emily Sonnett (United States)

2016 SheBelieves Cup Schedule

Date Matches Stadium City Kickoff TV
Mar. 3 Germany vs. France Raymond James Stadium Tampa, Fla. 2:00 p.m. PT  
Mar. 3 USA vs. England Raymond James Stadium Tampa, Fla. 4:30 p.m. PT FS1
Mar. 6 USA vs. France Nissan Stadium Nashville, Tenn. 12:00 p.m. PT ESPN3
Mar. 6 England vs. Germany Nissan Stadium Nashville, Tenn. 2:30 p.m. PT  
Mar. 9 France vs. England FAU Stadium Boca Raton, Fla. 2:00 p.m. PT  
Mar. 9 USA vs. Germany FAU Stadium Boca Raton, Fla. 4:30 p.m. PT ESPN3

The winner of the tournament will be based on total points (three for a win, one for a tie), with the first tie-breaker being overall goal difference, followed by most total tournament goals scored, then head-to-head result and lastly (if necessary) FIFA Ranking.

Follow along on Twitter:
@ussoccer_wnt
@england

Algarve Cup
Thorns players participating: Christine Sinclair (Canada), Dagny Brynjarsdottir (Iceland), Nadia Nadim (Denmark)

Date Matches Time
Mar. 2 Iceland vs. Belgium 7:00am PT
Mar. 2 Denmark vs. Canada 7:00am PT
Mar. 4 Canada vs. Belgium 7:00am PT
Mar. 4 Iceland vs. Denmark 7:00am PT
Mar. 7 Denmark vs. Belgium 7:00am PT
Mar. 7 Iceland vs. Canada 7:00am PT
Mar. 9 Final Matches TBD

Follow along on social media:
@Algarve_Cup
@CanadaSoccerEN

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