The U.S. women's national soccer team added to its fall schedule by announcing friendlies against New Zealand in San Francisco and Columbus.
The U.S. Soccer Federation will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a men's friendly against Germany this summer. No such events are planned around the women's team, which has been ranked No. 1 in the world for five straight years.
Tom Sermanni, who has guided the Australian women's national soccer team for eight years, was named head coach of the U.S. squad.