Team News: United States vs. Japan

Wembley
Shannon Boxx starts for the United States as they clash with Japan in the gold medal match at Wembley.

United States boss Pia Sundhage has brought veteran midfielder Shannon Boxx into the side as they clash with Japan in the gold medal match at Wembley.

Abby Wambach and Alex Morgan continue in attack for the US, while Japan are unchanged from their win over France with Shinobu Ohno and Yuki Ogimi continuing in attack.

United States: Solo; Rampone, O'Hara, Le Peilbet; Buehler; Boxx, Lloyd, Rapinoe, Heath; Morgan, Wambach

Japan: Fukumoto; Kinga, Iwashimizu, Kumagai, Sameshima; Sakaguchi, Miyama, Kawasumi, Sawa; Ohno, Ogimi

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