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U.S. team experimenting in friendly vs. Sweden

U.S. team experimenting in friendly vs. Sweden

Originally Published: November 18, 2011
By Sarah McLellan | Special to espnW

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- It's called a friendly, but the U.S. women's national team's approach to Saturday's meeting with Sweden in Arizona is nothing but business-like.

This is the team's last game before the 2012 Olympic qualifying tournament, so it is using this match to experiment with a new formation and work toward its ultimate goal of securing a berth in London for the Olympics next summer.

"We need to start working on the system and kind of owning it a little more, ...

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