Houston Dash midfielder Morgan Brian has been ruled out of the U.S. women’s national team’s upcoming friendlies in Sweden and Norway, U.S. Soccer announced Tuesday.
Brian has been recovering from a sprained MCL in her right knee and has yet to play the full 90 minutes in the four NWSL games she’s appeared in this season. Brian experienced tightness in her right hamstring on Saturday vs. Seattle Reign FC, U.S. Soccer said in a press release.
Brian will not be replaced on the roster for the two games. See the full roster.
The United States will face Sweden on Thursday, June 8 at Gamla Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg (1:30 p.m. ET on ESPN2 and UDN) and then Norway on Sunday, June 11 at Komplett Arena in Sandefjord (1 p.m. ET on FOX).