Football at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's team squads

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The following is a list of squads for each nation competing in women's football at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Each nation must submit a squad of 18 players.[1] A minimum of two goalkeepers (plus one optional dispensation goalkeeper) must be included in the squad.[2]

Age, caps and goals as of the start of the tournament, 3 August 2016.

Group E[edit]

Brazil[edit]

The following was the Brazil squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 12 July 2016.[3]

Head coach: Vadão

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Bárbara (1988-07-04)4 July 1988 (aged 28) 25 0 Unattached
2 2DF Fabiana (1989-08-04)4 August 1989 (aged 26) 59 6 China Dalian Quanjian
3 2DF Monica (1987-04-21)21 April 1987 (aged 29) 25 2 United States Orlando Pride
4 2DF Rafaelle (1991-06-18)18 June 1991 (aged 25) 8 0 China Changchun Zhuoyue
5 3MF Thaisa (1988-12-17)17 December 1988 (aged 27) 29 2 Unattached
6 2DF Tamires (1987-10-10)10 October 1987 (aged 28) 35 3 Denmark Fortuna Hjørring
7 4FW Debinha (1991-10-20)20 October 1991 (aged 24) 6 4 China Dalian Quanjian
8 3MF Formiga (1978-03-03)3 March 1978 (aged 38) 138 20 Unattached
9 4FW Andressa Alves (1992-11-10)10 November 1992 (aged 23) 39 10 Spain FC Barcelona
10 3MF Marta (c) (1986-02-19)19 February 1986 (aged 30) 95 92 Sweden FC Rosengård
11 4FW Cristiane (1985-05-15)15 May 1985 (aged 31) 109 75 France Paris Saint-Germain
12 2DF Poliana (1991-02-06)6 February 1991 (aged 25) 34 2 United States Houston Dash
13 2DF Érika (1988-02-04)4 February 1988 (aged 28) 49 10 France Paris Saint-Germain
14 2DF Bruna (1985-10-16)16 October 1985 (aged 30) 4 0 Unattached
15 4FW Raquel Fernandes (1991-03-21)21 March 1991 (aged 25) 22 4 China Changchun Zhuoyue
16 4FW Beatriz (1993-12-17)17 December 1993 (aged 22) 18 1 South Korea Steel Red Angels
17 3MF Andressa (1995-05-01)1 May 1995 (aged 21) 21 7 United States Houston Dash
18 1GK Aline (1989-04-15)15 April 1989 (aged 27) 0 0 Unattached

China[edit]

The following is the China squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 7 July 2016.[4]

Head coach: Bruno Bini

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Zhao Lina (1991-09-18)18 September 1991 (aged 24) 31 0 China Shanghai Yongbai
2 2DF Liu Shanshan (1992-03-16)16 March 1992 (aged 24) 51 0 China Changchun Zhuoyue
3 2DF Xue Jiao (1993-01-30)30 January 1993 (aged 23) 26 0 China Dalian Quanjian
4 2DF Gao Chen (1992-08-11)11 August 1992 (aged 23) 2 0 China Dalian Quanjian
5 2DF Wu Haiyan (1993-02-26)26 February 1993 (aged 23) 63 0 China Shandong Huangming
6 2DF Li Dongna (c) (1988-12-06)6 December 1988 (aged 27) 81 6 China Dalian Quanjian
7 3MF Li Ying (1993-01-07)7 January 1993 (aged 23) 80 13 China Shandong Huangming
8 3MF Tan Ruyin (1994-07-17)17 July 1994 (aged 22) 39 0 China Changchun Zhuoyue
9 4FW Ma Xiaoxu (1988-06-05)5 June 1988 (aged 28) 147 61 China Dalian Quanjian
10 4FW Yang Li (1991-01-31)31 January 1991 (aged 25) 33 17 China Jiangsu Suning
11 4FW Wang Shanshan (1990-01-27)27 January 1990 (aged 26) 70 9 China Tianjin Huisen
12 4FW Wang Shuang (1995-01-23)23 January 1995 (aged 21) 44 6 China Dalian Quanjian
13 3MF Pang Fengyue (1989-01-19)19 January 1989 (aged 27) 80 6 China Dalian Quanjian
14 2DF Zhao Rong (1991-08-02)2 August 1991 (aged 25) 52 0 China Changchun Zhuoyue
15 3MF Zhang Rui (1989-01-17)17 January 1989 (aged 27) 91 17 China People's Liberation Army
16 3MF Yang Man (1995-11-02)2 November 1995 (aged 20) 16 1 China Shandong Ladies
17 4FW Gu Yasha (1990-11-28)28 November 1990 (aged 25) 118 10 China Beijing BG
18 1GK Zhang Yue (1990-09-30)30 September 1990 (aged 25) 49 0 China Beijing BG

South Africa[edit]

The following is the South Africa squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 14 July 2016.[5]

Thembi Kgatlana replaced the injured Shiwe Nongwanya after the first group stage match.[6]

Head coach: Vera Pauw

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Roxanne Barker (1991-05-06)6 May 1991 (aged 25) 28 0 Iceland Knattspyrnufélag Akureyrar
2 2DF Lebogang Ramalepe (1991-12-03)3 December 1991 (aged 24) 27 1 South Africa MaIndies
3 2DF Nothando Vilakazi (1988-10-28)28 October 1988 (aged 27) 86 5 South Africa Palace Super Falcons
4 2DF Noko Matlou (1985-09-30)30 September 1985 (aged 30) 124 63 South Africa MaIndies
5 2DF Janine van Wyk (c) (1987-04-17)17 April 1987 (aged 29) 131 11 South Africa JVW
6 3MF Mamello Makhabane (1988-02-24)24 February 1988 (aged 28) 71 18 South Africa JVW
7 3MF Stephanie Malherbe (1996-04-05)5 April 1996 (aged 20) 7 0 United States Texas A&M University
8 3MF Robyn Moodaly (1994-06-16)16 June 1994 (aged 22) 14 2 United States University of Northwestern Ohio
9 3MF Amanda Dlamini (1988-07-22)22 July 1988 (aged 28) 100 24 South Africa University of Johannesburg
10 3MF Linda Motlhalo (1998-07-01)1 July 1998 (aged 18) 8 3 Slovakia FKM Nové Zámky
11 4FW Shiwe Nongwanya (1994-03-07)7 March 1994 (aged 22) 28 4 South Africa Bloemfontein Celtic
12 4FW Jermaine Seoposenwe (1993-10-12)12 October 1993 (aged 22) 41 10 United States Samford University
13 2DF Bambanani Mbane (1990-03-12)12 March 1990 (aged 26) 2 0 South Africa Bloemfontein Celtic
14 4FW Sanah Mollo (1987-01-30)30 January 1987 (aged 29) 69 21 South Africa Mamelodi Sundowns
15 3MF Refiloe Jane (1992-08-04)4 August 1992 (aged 23) 62 5 South Africa Vaal University of Technology
16 1GK Andile Dlamini (1992-09-02)2 September 1992 (aged 23) 19 0 South Africa Mamelodi Sundowns
17 3MF Leandra Smeda (1989-07-22)22 July 1989 (aged 27) 60 13 South Africa University of the Western Cape
18 3MF Nompumelelo Nyandeni (1987-08-19)19 August 1987 (aged 28) 125 38 South Africa JVW
20 4FW Thembi Kgatlana (1996-05-02)2 May 1996 (aged 20) 0 0 South Africa University of the Western Cape

Sweden[edit]

The following is the Sweden squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 28 June 2016.[7]

Head coach: Pia Sundhage

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Hedvig Lindahl (1983-04-29)29 April 1983 (aged 33) 122 0 England Chelsea
2 2DF Jonna Andersson (1993-01-02)2 January 1993 (aged 23) 4 0 Sweden Linköpings FC
3 2DF Linda Sembrant (1987-05-15)15 May 1987 (aged 29) 69 7 France Montpellier HSC
4 2DF Emma Berglund (1988-12-19)19 December 1988 (aged 27) 44 1 Sweden FC Rosengård
5 2DF Nilla Fischer (1984-08-02)2 August 1984 (aged 32) 144 20 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
6 2DF Magdalena Ericsson (1993-09-08)8 September 1993 (aged 22) 11 1 Sweden Linköpings FC
7 3MF Lisa Dahlkvist (1987-02-06)6 February 1987 (aged 29) 110 11 Sweden KIF Örebro
8 4FW Lotta Schelin (co-captain) (1984-02-27)27 February 1984 (aged 32) 165 84 Sweden FC Rosengård
9 3MF Kosovare Asllani (1989-07-29)29 July 1989 (aged 27) 83 25 England Manchester City
10 4FW Sofia Jakobsson (1990-04-23)23 April 1990 (aged 26) 71 12 France Montpellier HSC
11 4FW Stina Blackstenius (1996-02-05)5 February 1996 (aged 20) 8 1 Sweden Linköpings FC
12 4FW Olivia Schough (1991-03-11)11 March 1991 (aged 25) 36 5 Sweden Eskilstuna United
13 4FW Fridolina Rolfö (1993-11-24)24 November 1993 (aged 22) 9 4 Sweden Linköpings FC
14 3MF Emilia Appelqvist (1990-02-11)11 February 1990 (aged 26) 12 1 Sweden Djurgårdens IF
15 2DF Jessica Samuelsson (1992-01-30)30 January 1992 (aged 24) 32 0 Sweden Linköpings FC
16 3MF Elin Rubensson (1993-05-11)11 May 1993 (aged 23) 31 0 Sweden Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC
17 3MF Caroline Seger (co-captain) (1985-03-19)19 March 1985 (aged 31) 151 23 France Olympique Lyon
18 1GK Hilda Carlén (1991-08-13)13 August 1991 (aged 24) 2 0 Sweden Piteå IF
19 4FW Pauline Hammarlund (1994-05-07)7 May 1994 (aged 22) 6 3 Sweden Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC

Group F[edit]

Australia[edit]

The following is the Australia squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 4 July 2016.[8][9]

Head coach: Alen Stajcic

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Lydia Williams (1988-05-13)13 May 1988 (aged 28) 53 0 United States Houston Dash
2 4FW Larissa Crummer (1996-01-10)10 January 1996 (aged 20) 10 1 Australia Melbourne City
3 3MF Katrina Gorry (1992-08-13)13 August 1992 (aged 23) 44 13 Australia Brisbane Roar
4 2DF Clare Polkinghorne (c) (1989-02-01)1 February 1989 (aged 27) 87 6 Australia Brisbane Roar
5 2DF Laura Alleway (1989-11-28)28 November 1989 (aged 26) 44 2 United States Orlando Pride
6 3MF Chloe Logarzo (1994-12-22)22 December 1994 (aged 21) 8 0 Sweden Eskilstuna United
7 2DF Steph Catley (1994-01-26)26 January 1994 (aged 22) 49 2 United States Orlando Pride
8 3MF Elise Kellond-Knight (1990-08-10)10 August 1990 (aged 25) 71 1 Germany 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam
9 3MF Caitlin Foord (1994-11-11)11 November 1994 (aged 21) 45 7 Australia Perth Glory
10 3MF Emily van Egmond (1993-07-12)12 July 1993 (aged 23) 53 14 Germany 1. FFC Frankfurt
11 4FW Lisa De Vanna (c) (1984-11-14)14 November 1984 (aged 31) 112 39 Australia Melbourne City
12 2DF Ellie Carpenter (2000-04-28)28 April 2000 (aged 16) 3 0 Australia Western Sydney Wanderers
13 3MF Tameka Butt (1991-06-16)16 June 1991 (aged 25) 55 7 Sweden Mallbacken
14 2DF Alanna Kennedy (1995-01-21)21 January 1995 (aged 21) 43 1 United States Western New York Flash
15 4FW Sam Kerr (1993-09-10)10 September 1993 (aged 22) 43 7 United States Sky Blue FC
16 4FW Michelle Heyman (1988-07-04)4 July 1988 (aged 28) 48 18 Australia Canberra United
17 4FW Kyah Simon (1991-06-25)25 June 1991 (aged 25) 65 20 United States Boston Breakers
18 1GK Mackenzie Arnold (1994-02-25)25 February 1994 (aged 22) 10 0 Australia Perth Glory

Canada[edit]

The following was the Canada squad in the women's soccer tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 20 June 2016.[10]

Head coach: John Herdman

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Stephanie Labbé (1986-10-10)10 October 1986 (aged 29) 34 0 United States Washington Spirit
2 2DF Allysha Chapman (1989-01-25)25 January 1989 (aged 27) 32 1 United States Houston Dash
3 2DF Kadeisha Buchanan (1995-11-05)5 November 1995 (aged 20) 60 3 United States West Virginia University
4 2DF Shelina Zadorsky (1992-08-24)24 August 1992 (aged 23) 20 3 United States Washington Spirit
5 3MF Rebecca Quinn (1995-08-11)11 August 1995 (aged 20) 25 3 United States Duke University
6 4FW Deanne Rose (1999-03-03)3 March 1999 (aged 17) 12 3 Canada Scarborough GS United
7 2DF Rhian Wilkinson (1982-05-12)12 May 1982 (aged 34) 175 7 Unattached
8 3MF Diana Matheson (1984-04-06)6 April 1984 (aged 32) 183 17 United States Washington Spirit
9 2DF Josée Bélanger (1986-05-14)14 May 1986 (aged 30) 50 7 United States Orlando Pride
10 2DF Ashley Lawrence (1995-06-11)11 June 1995 (aged 21) 42 4 United States West Virginia University
11 3MF Desiree Scott (1987-07-31)31 July 1987 (aged 29) 110 0 United States FC Kansas City
12 4FW Christine Sinclair (c) (1983-06-12)12 June 1983 (aged 33) 243 162 United States Portland Thorns
13 3MF Sophie Schmidt (1988-06-28)28 June 1988 (aged 28) 149 16 Germany 1. FFC Frankfurt
14 4FW Melissa Tancredi (1981-12-27)27 December 1981 (aged 34) 118 25 Sweden KIF Örebro
15 4FW Nichelle Prince (1995-02-19)19 February 1995 (aged 21) 16 6 United States Ohio State University
16 4FW Janine Beckie (1994-08-20)20 August 1994 (aged 21) 23 10 United States Houston Dash
17 3MF Jessie Fleming (1998-03-11)11 March 1998 (aged 18) 33 3 United States University of California, Los Angeles
18 1GK Sabrina D'Angelo (1993-05-11)11 May 1993 (aged 23) 2 0 United States Western New York Flash

Germany[edit]

The following is the German final squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[11] Svenja Huth replaced Simone Laudehr on 11 August 2016.[12]

Head coach: Silvia Neid

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Almuth Schult (1991-02-09)9 February 1991 (aged 25) 28 0 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
2 2DF Josephine Henning (1989-09-08)8 September 1989 (aged 26) 28 0 England Arsenal
3 2DF Saskia Bartusiak (c) (1982-09-09)9 September 1982 (aged 33) 94 1 Germany 1. FFC Frankfurt
4 2DF Leonie Maier (1992-09-29)29 September 1992 (aged 23) 40 6 Germany Bayern Munich
5 2DF Annike Krahn (1985-07-01)1 July 1985 (aged 31) 130 5 Germany Bayer Leverkusen
6 3MF Simone Laudehr (1986-07-12)12 July 1986 (aged 30) 97 26 Germany Bayern Munich
7 3MF Melanie Behringer (1985-11-18)18 November 1985 (aged 30) 116 29 Germany Bayern Munich
8 3MF Lena Goeßling (1986-03-08)8 March 1986 (aged 30) 86 10 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
9 4FW Alexandra Popp (1991-04-06)6 April 1991 (aged 25) 67 33 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
10 4FW Dzsenifer Marozsán (1992-04-18)18 April 1992 (aged 24) 59 27 France Olympique Lyon
11 4FW Anja Mittag (1985-05-16)16 May 1985 (aged 31) 137 42 France Paris Saint-Germain
12 2DF Tabea Kemme (1991-12-14)14 December 1991 (aged 24) 28 1 Germany Turbine Potsdam
13 3MF Sara Däbritz (1995-02-15)15 February 1995 (aged 21) 30 4 Germany Bayern Munich
14 2DF Babett Peter (1988-05-12)12 May 1988 (aged 28) 96 5 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
15 4FW Mandy Islacker (1988-08-08)8 August 1988 (aged 27) 7 2 Germany 1. FFC Frankfurt
16 3MF Melanie Leupolz (1994-04-14)14 April 1994 (aged 22) 41 7 Germany Bayern Munich
17 3MF Isabel Kerschowski (1988-01-22)22 January 1988 (aged 28) 7 3 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
18 1GK Laura Benkarth (1992-10-14)14 October 1992 (aged 23) 2 0 Germany SC Freiburg
19 3MF Svenja Huth (1991-01-25)25 January 1991 (aged 25) 20 0 Germany Turbine Potsdam

Zimbabwe[edit]

The following is the Zimbabwe squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 players was officially named on 22 July 2016.[13]

Head coach: Shadreck Mlauzi

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Chido Dringirai (1991-10-25)25 October 1991 (aged 24) 0 0 Zimbabwe Flame Lily Queens F.C.
2 2DF Lynett Mutokuto (1988-09-01)1 September 1988 (aged 27) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
3 2DF Shiela Makoto (1990-01-14)14 January 1990 (aged 26) 0 0 Zimbabwe Blue Swallows Queens F.C.
4 2DF Nobuhle Majika (1991-05-09)9 May 1991 (aged 25) 0 0 Zimbabwe Inline Academy F.C.
5 3MF Emmalulate Msipa (1992-06-07)7 June 1992 (aged 24) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
6 3MF Talent Mandaza (1985-12-11)11 December 1985 (aged 30) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
7 4FW Rudo Neshamba (c) (1992-02-10)10 February 1992 (aged 24) 0 0 Zimbabwe Weerams F.C.
8 3MF Rejoice Kapfumvuti (1991-11-18)18 November 1991 (aged 24) 0 0 Zimbabwe Inline Academy F.C.
9 4FW Samkelisiwe Zulu (1990-04-14)14 April 1990 (aged 26) 0 0 Zimbabwe Flame Lily Queens F.C.
10 3MF Mavis Chirandu (1995-01-15)15 January 1995 (aged 21) 0 0 Zimbabwe Weerams F.C.
11 3MF Daisy Kaitano (1993-09-20)20 September 1993 (aged 22) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
12 3MF Marjory Nyaumwe (1987-07-10)10 July 1987 (aged 29) 0 0 Zimbabwe Flame Lily Queens F.C.
13 4FW Erina Jeke (1990-09-16)16 September 1990 (aged 25) 0 0 Zimbabwe Flame Lily Queens F.C.
14 2DF Eunice Chibanda (1993-03-26)26 March 1993 (aged 23) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
15 4FW Rutendo Makore (1992-09-30)30 September 1992 (aged 23) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
16 1GK Lindiwe Magwede (1991-12-01)1 December 1991 (aged 24) 0 0 Zimbabwe Cyclone Stars F.C.
17 4FW Kudakwashe Basopo (1990-07-18)18 July 1990 (aged 26) 0 0 Zimbabwe Black Rhinos F.C.
18 4FW Felistas Muzongondi (1983-03-22)22 March 1983 (aged 33) 0 0 Zimbabwe Mwenezana F.C.

Group G[edit]

Colombia[edit]

The following is the Colombia squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 players was officially named on 14 July 2016.[14]

Head coach: Felipe Taborda

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Catalina Pérez (1994-11-08)8 November 1994 (aged 21) 5 0 United States University of Miami
2 3MF Carolina Arbeláez (1995-03-08)8 March 1995 (aged 21) 1 0 Colombia Formas Íntimas
3 3MF Natalia Gaitán (c) (1991-04-03)3 April 1991 (aged 25) 39 4 Spain Valencia CF
4 3MF Diana Ospina (1989-03-03)3 March 1989 (aged 27) 33 3 Colombia Formas Íntimas
5 2DF Isabella Echeverri (1994-06-16)16 June 1994 (aged 22) 15 1 United States University of Toledo
6 2DF Liana Salazar (1992-09-16)16 September 1992 (aged 23) 13 0 Colombia Futuro Soccer
7 4FW Ingrid Vidal (1991-04-22)22 April 1991 (aged 25) 54 11 Colombia CD Palmiranas
8 2DF Mildrey Pineda (1989-10-01)1 October 1989 (aged 26) 25 2 Colombia CD Palmiranas
9 2DF Oriánica Velásquez (1989-08-01)1 August 1989 (aged 27) 41 2 Colombia Club Gol Star
10 3MF Leicy Santos (1996-05-16)16 May 1996 (aged 20) 15 2 Colombia Club Gol Star
11 3MF Catalina Usme (1989-12-25)25 December 1989 (aged 26) 44 20 Colombia Formas Íntimas
12 4FW Nicole Regnier (1995-02-28)28 February 1995 (aged 21) 1 0 Spain Rayo Vallecano
13 2DF Angela Clavijo (1993-09-01)1 September 1993 (aged 22) 19 0 Colombia Club Kamatsa
14 2DF Nataly Arias (1986-04-02)2 April 1986 (aged 30) 58 6 Colombia Formas Íntimas
15 3MF Tatiana Ariza (1991-02-21)21 February 1991 (aged 25) 38 8 United States Houston Aces
16 4FW Lady Andrade (1992-01-10)10 January 1992 (aged 24) 45 9 United States Western New York Flash
17 2DF Carolina Arias (1990-09-02)2 September 1990 (aged 25) 42 0 Colombia Orsomarso S.C.
18 1GK Sandra Sepúlveda (1988-03-03)3 March 1988 (aged 28) 39 0 Israel F.C. Kiryat Gat

France[edit]

The following is the France squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The team of 18 athletes was officially named on 7 July 2016.[15] On 18 July, Laura Georges left the squad due to injury and was replaced by Sakina Karchaoui.[16]

Head coach: Philippe Bergeroo

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Méline Gérard (1990-05-30)30 May 1990 (aged 26) 4 0 France Olympique Lyon
2 2DF Griedge Mbock Bathy (1995-02-26)26 February 1995 (aged 21) 9 0 France Olympique Lyon
3 2DF Wendie Renard (c) (1990-07-20)20 July 1990 (aged 26) 71 17 France Olympique Lyon
4 2DF Sakina Karchaoui (1996-01-26)26 January 1996 (aged 20) 1 0 France Montpellier HSC
5 2DF Sabrina Delannoy (1986-05-18)18 May 1986 (aged 30) 26 2 France Paris Saint-Germain
6 3MF Amandine Henry (1989-09-28)28 September 1989 (aged 26) 48 6 United States Portland Thorns
7 2DF Amel Majri (1993-01-25)25 January 1993 (aged 23) 20 3 France Olympique Lyon
8 2DF Jessica Houara (1987-09-29)29 September 1987 (aged 28) 41 3 France Olympique Lyon
9 4FW Eugénie Le Sommer (1989-05-18)18 May 1989 (aged 27) 116 52 France Olympique Lyon
10 3MF Camille Abily (1984-12-05)5 December 1984 (aged 31) 145 29 France Olympique Lyon
11 3MF Claire Lavogez (1994-06-18)18 June 1994 (aged 22) 13 1 France Olympique Lyon
12 4FW Élodie Thomis (1986-08-13)13 August 1986 (aged 29) 116 31 France Olympique Lyon
13 4FW Kadidiatou Diani (1995-04-01)1 April 1995 (aged 21) 5 1 France FCF Juvisy
14 3MF Louisa Necib (1987-01-23)23 January 1987 (aged 29) 125 32 France Olympique Lyon
15 3MF Élise Bussaglia (1985-09-24)24 September 1985 (aged 30) 143 26 Germany VfL Wolfsburg
16 1GK Sarah Bouhaddi (1986-10-17)17 October 1986 (aged 29) 93 0 France Olympique Lyon
17 3MF Kheira Hamraoui (1990-01-13)13 January 1990 (aged 26) 22 1 France Olympique Lyon
18 4FW Marie-Laure Delie (1988-01-29)29 January 1988 (aged 28) 90 62 France Paris Saint-Germain

New Zealand[edit]

The following is the New Zealand squad in the women's football tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[17]

Head coach: Tony Readings

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Erin Nayler (1992-04-17)17 April 1992 (aged 24) 40 0 New Zealand Norwest United
2 2DF Ria Percival (1989-12-07)7 December 1989 (aged 26) 116 11 Switzerland FC Basel
3 2DF Anna Green (1990-08-20)20 August 1990 (aged 25) 60 7 Sweden Mallbacken
4 3MF Katie Duncan (1988-02-01)1 February 1988 (aged 28) 115 1 Switzerland FC Zürich
5 2DF Abby Erceg (c) (1989-11-20)20 November 1989 (aged 26) 126 6 United States Western New York Flash
6 2DF Rebekah Stott (1993-06-17)17 June 1993 (aged 23) 49 4 New Zealand Claudelands Rovers
7 2DF Ali Riley (1987-10-30)30 October 1987 (aged 28) 101 1 Sweden FC Rosengård
8 4FW Jasmine Pereira (1996-07-20)20 July 1996 (aged 20) 18 0 New Zealand Three Kings United
9 4FW Amber Hearn (1984-11-28)28 November 1984 (aged 31) 112 50 Germany USV Jena
10 4FW Sarah Gregorius (1987-08-06)6 August 1987 (aged 28) 78 24 Japan Speranza FC Osaka-Takatsuki
11 3MF Kirsty Yallop (1986-11-04)4 November 1986 (aged 29) 99 12 Sweden Mallbacken
12 3MF Betsy Hassett (1990-08-04)4 August 1990 (aged 25) 91 8 Germany Werder Bremen
13 4FW Rosie White (1993-06-06)6 June 1993 (aged 23) 81 14 England Liverpool
14 3MF Katie Bowen (1994-04-15)15 April 1994 (aged 22) 37 1 United States FC Kansas City
15 2DF Meikayla Moore (1996-06-04)4 June 1996 (aged 20) 14 0 New Zealand Cashmere Technical
16 3MF Annalie Longo (1991-07-01)1 July 1991 (aged 25) 91 8 New Zealand Cashmere Technical
17 4FW Hannah Wilkinson (1992-05-28)28 May 1992 (aged 24) 74 23 United States University of Tennessee
18 1GK Rebecca Rolls (1975-08-22)22 August 1975 (aged 40) 22 0 New Zealand Three Kings United

United States[edit]

The following is the United States squad in the women's soccer tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics.[18]

Head coach: Jill Ellis

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2016 club
1 1GK Hope Solo (1981-07-30)30 July 1981 (aged 35) 201 0 United States Seattle Reign FC
2 4FW Mallory Pugh (1998-04-29)29 April 1998 (aged 18) 16 4 United States Real Colorado
3 3MF Allie Long (1987-08-13)13 August 1987 (aged 28) 13 2 United States Portland Thorns FC
4 2DF Becky Sauerbrunn (c) (1985-06-06)6 June 1985 (aged 31) 112 0 United States FC Kansas City
5 2DF Kelley O'Hara (1988-08-04)4 August 1988 (aged 27) 85 2 United States Sky Blue FC
6 2DF Whitney Engen (1987-11-28)28 November 1987 (aged 28) 39 4 United States Boston Breakers
7 2DF Meghan Klingenberg (1988-08-02)2 August 1988 (aged 28) 67 3 United States Portland Thorns FC
8 2DF Julie Johnston (1992-04-06)6 April 1992 (aged 24) 40 8 United States Chicago Red Stars
9 3MF Lindsey Horan (1994-05-26)26 May 1994 (aged 22) 23 3 United States Portland Thorns FC
10 3MF Carli Lloyd (c) (1982-07-16)16 July 1982 (aged 34) 227 90 United States Houston Dash
11 2DF Ali Krieger (1984-07-28)28 July 1984 (aged 32) 93 1 United States Washington Spirit
12 4FW Christen Press (1988-12-29)29 December 1988 (aged 27) 73 34 United States Chicago Red Stars
13 4FW Alex Morgan (1989-07-02)2 July 1989 (aged 27) 115 68 United States Orlando Pride
14 3MF Morgan Brian (1993-02-26)26 February 1993 (aged 23) 57 4 United States Houston Dash
15 3MF Megan Rapinoe (1985-07-05)5 July 1985 (aged 31) 114 31 United States Seattle Reign FC
16 4FW Crystal Dunn (1992-07-03)3 July 1992 (aged 24) 38 15 United States Washington Spirit
17 3MF Tobin Heath (1988-05-29)29 May 1988 (aged 28) 121 15 United States Portland Thorns FC
18 1GK Alyssa Naeher (1988-04-20)20 April 1988 (aged 28) 7 0 United States Chicago Red Stars

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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