Each team was undefeated in their group, haven’t played from behind in a match this tournament, have multiple goal scorers in the tournament, and faced a test in their quarterfinal matches that has set the stage today.
England pushed through their quarterfinal match against Norway with relative ease. The US advanced after facing France - who went down swinging.
Winner of today’s semifinal heads on to the World Cup final to face either Sweden or Netherlands.
Players To Watch
England: Lucy Bronze will look to have a big match against United States Crystal Dunn. The Lionesses also have golden boot contender Ellen White to match the likes of Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan.
United States: Alyssa Naeher is coming off her best game of the tournament after facing France. And while she didn’t get the start in the quarterfinals, eyes will be looking for Lindsey Horan to have an impact against England.
Who: England vs United States
Where: Stade de Lyon, Lyon
When: 3 p.m. ET
Stream: Free Fubo TV trial
This is also you’re discussion thread for today’s semifinal. Got any nerves surrounding today’s match? Who do you think will advance? Will this be decided in regulation? Or extra time? Make sure you leave your thoughts in the comments below!