Meanwhile, in the day's second match, England took on Germany. While Thorns FC forward Jodie Taylor did not start the match, England nevertheless took an early lead through a 10th minute Toni Duggan goal. Germany would later equalize through an English own goal and took advantage of an 80th minute penalty kick to win the match 2-1.
The U.S. will play two-time FIFA Women's World Cup winners Germany in Boca Raton, Fla. on Wednesday, March 9, at 4:30 p.m. PST. Jodie Taylor and the Lionesses, meanwhile, will play France at 2 p.m. PST on the 9th.