The U.S. women’s soccer team continues its quest to reach a sixth straight Olympics, live on NBCSN and NBC Sports Live Extra on Monday night.
The Americans, winners of the last three Olympic titles and the 2015 Women’s World Cup, play world No. 108 Puerto Rico at 8:30 p.m. ET in Frisco, Texas.
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The U.S. already clinched a spot in Friday’s semifinals of the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament.
A win or tie against Puerto Rico clinches first place in the group, meaning the Americans would almost surely avoid rival Canada in the semifinals.
That’s key, since the semifinal winners qualify for the Olympics, while the losers are eliminated from Olympic contention.
The U.S. routed Costa Rica 5-0 in its opener on Thursday and edged Mexico 1-0 on Saturday.
The U.S. roster for Olympic qualifying includes 13 of the 23 players from the World Cup, led by Olympic champions Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan and Hope Solo.
All 15 matches of the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament will be streamed live on NBC Sports Live Extra.
2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship Schedule
Frisco, Texas – Toyota Stadium
Houston, Texas – BBVA Compass Stadium
Times U.S. Central (U.S. Eastern in parentheses)
Group A: USA, Puerto Rico, Mexico, Costa Rica
Group B: Canada, Guatemala, Trinidad & Tobago, Guyana
Wednesday, Feb. 10 (Frisco)
Mexico 6, Puerto Rico 0
U.S. 5, Costa Rica 0
Thursday, Feb. 11 (Houston)
Trinidad and Tobago 2, Guatemala 1
Canada 5, Guyana 0
Saturday, Feb. 13 (Frisco)
Costa Rica 9, Puerto Rico 0
U.S. 1, Mexico 0
Sunday, Feb. 14 (Houston)
Guyana 2, Guatemala 1
Canada 6, Trinidad and Tobago 0
Monday, Feb. 15 (Frisco)
Mexico vs. Costa Rica 5 p.m. (6 p.m.)
USA vs. Puerto Rico 7:30 p.m. (8:30 p.m.) LIVE on NBCSN
Tuesday, Feb. 16 (Houston)
Trinidad & Tobago vs. Guyana 5 p.m. (6 p.m.)
Canada vs. Guatemala 7:30 p.m. (8:30 p.m.)
Friday, Feb. 19 (Houston)
Group B winner vs. Group A runner-up 4:30 p.m. (5:30 p.m.) ***
Group A winner vs. Group B runner-up 7:30 p.m. (8:30 p.m.) ***
Sunday, Feb. 21 (Houston)
Semifinal winners 4 p.m. (5 p.m.) NBCSN at 11 p.m.
***USA’s semifinal will air LIVE on NBCSN
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