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New Zealand vs USWNT: How to watch live, stream link, team news

Mallory Swanson netted two goals while Alex Morgan and Lynn Williams each scored once to lead the USWNT to a dominating 4-0 lead over New Zealand in an International friendly in Wellington.

The USWNT square off against New Zealand once again on Friday, as Vlatko Andonovski’s side look to start 2023 with back-to-back wins against the Football Ferns.


After their 4-0 defeat of New Zealand on Wednesday in Wellington, there are still plenty of questions swirling around the USWNT ahead of the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand this summer.

Trinity Rodman and Mallory Swanson were key in the victory earlier this week, while Alex Morgan and Rose Lavelle were as creative and clinical as always.

Below is everything you need to know for New Zealand vs USWNT in Auckland.

How to watch New Zealand vs USWNT live, stream link and start time

Kick off: 10:05 pm ET, Friday (January 20)
Stadium: Eden Park, Auckland
TV channels en Español: Universo
Streaming en Español: Peacock

USWNT team news

It is likely to be a similar lineup from Vlatko Andonovski as he tries to build chemistry in this team but you would expect him to rotate in the likes of Kristie Mewis and start Trinity Rodman, Lynn Williams and Sofia Huerta.

The USWNT’s attack looked a lot slicker in the second half of their win in Wellington and getting crosses into the box for their plethora of talented forwards and attacking midfielders to finish is the main aim for the reigning World Cup champs.

New Zealand quick facts

Current FIFA world ranking: 24
World Cup titles: 0
World Cup appearances: 6th
Coach: Jitka Klimkova

USWNT quick facts

Current FIFA world ranking: 1
World Cup titles: 4
World Cup appearances: 9th
Coach: Vlatko Andonovski

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