Press Release

Thorns FC's Heath, Horan, Franch, Sonnett named to U.S. Women's National Team training camp roster for Tournament of Nations

Franch, Heath, Horan, Sonnett, USWNT call up, 7.18.18

PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland Thorns FC midfielders Tobin Heath and Lindsey Horan, goalkeeper Adrianna Franch and defender Emily Sonnett have been named to the 25-player U.S. Women’s National Team roster for a training camp ahead of the Tournament of Nations, spanning July 26-Aug. 2.


Heath, Horan, Franch and Sonnett will be unavailable for the club’s road match against Sky Blue FC on July 21. The four players will rejoin the team ahead of its next game, a road match against the North Carolina Courage on Sunday, Aug. 5.


All of the USWNT matches will feature a live national television broadcast on FS1. The USWNT will open the tournament against Japan on July 26 at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kan.; kickoff is set for 4 p.m. (Pacific). In its second match, the USWNT takes on Australia on July 29 at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn. at 4 p.m. (Pacific). In the final match of the tournament at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Ill. on Aug. 2, the USWNT squares off against Brazil at 5:30 p.m. (Pacific).