Watch USA Vs. Costa Rica Women’s Soccer Live Online: World Cup ‘Victory Tour’ Continues, Streaming
America’s favorite team, the Women’s World Cup champion USA women’s soccer team, continues its “victory tour” Wednesday in a friendly match against Costa Rica. Fans who want to see their heroes is action once again can watch the game live online — a game that promises to deliver plenty of goals from the powerhouse USA side.
The USA women met Costa Rica at Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field in front of more than 44,000 fans on Sunday. The American side demolished the visitors by a definitive 8-0 mark in their first game as a team since the World Cup Final blowout of Japan by a 5-2 margin.
While some of the regular starters are likely to rest in the return match against Costa Rica, the Americans still appear likely to keep up the pace that has seen them put 13 goals in the net in their last 180 minutes of soccer.
To find out how to watch the Team USA vs. Costa Rica International Friendly match live online, see the streaming information at the bottom of this article. Kickoff time is scheduled for 7 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, August 19, at Finley Stadium in Chattanooga, Tennessee — 4 p.m. Pacific.
While Sunday’s match saw a record crowd for a women’s soccer game in the United States that wasn’t part of the World Cup or Olympic tournaments, no such record will be set on Wednesday. Finley Stadium seats only 21,000 people.
World Cup stars Alex Morgan and Sidney Leroux are out with injuries, and goalie Hope Solo appears likely to rest for a second match in favor of backup Ashlyn Harris. Fans who watch live online are likely to see plenty of Christen Press, whose hat trick on Sunday marked her as a star of the future as Team USA heads into the Olympic qualifiers early next year.
Because Wednesday’s Team USA vs. Costa Rica women’s international friendly match will be televised by ESPN2, WatchESPN — or the WatchESPN app for mobile devices — is the primary way to watch the World Cup champions carry on with their victory tour live online. The feed will be available at this link, and WatchESPN requires login credentials from a TV provider that carries ESPN2.
However, there is one method to watch Team USA vs. Costa Rica live online free without login info from a TV provider. The Sling TV internet package includes ESPN2 and is available with a one-week free trial, an offer that can be accessed at this link.
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