UTAH ROYALS FC

USWNT’s Christen Press Goes Right-To-Left For Goal Against Costa Rica

Nov 10, 2019, 8:02 PM | Updated: 8:04 pm
Christen Press - USWNT...
Carli Lloyd #10 of U.S. women's national team celebrates with Emily Sonnett #14 and Christen Press #23 after scoring during the first half against the Costa Rica national team at TIAA Bank Field on November 10,2019 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)
(Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Utah Royals FC striker Christen Press went from her right foot to the left foot and buried the soccer ball in the back of the net to extend the United States Women’s National Team’s lead over Costa Rica.

Press’ goal came in the 56th minute of the international friendly between the USA and Costa Rica on Sunday, November 10.

The URFC player’s goal extended the USWNT’s lead to 4-0 over Costa Rica.

Press’ score was her 51st international goal. She’s had over 120 appearances for the US Women’s National Team.

The USA defeated Costa Rica 6-0. The USWNT outshot Costa Rica 17-6 in the win.

Press was a member of the USWNT that won the 2019 FIFA World Cup.

Her club team, Utah Royals FC, finished the NWSL season in October. Press had eight goals during the Royals’ 2019 season. URFC finished with a 10-10-4 record.

Utah Royals FC

Time100-Magazine...
Kyle Ireland

Multiple Locals On Time’s 100 ‘Most Influential People’ Of 2022 List

Time listed multiple individuals with ties to the state of Utah on the publication's "Most Influential People" of 2022 list.
1 month ago
Christen-Press-Utah-Royals-FC-NWSL...
Kyle Ireland

Report: RSL Ownership Among Strongest Bids For NWSL Expansion

Real Salt Lake owners David Blitzer and Ryan Smith reportedly have one of the strongest bids for an NWSL expansion club.
1 month ago
HERRIMAN, UT - JUNE 30: Members of the Utah Royals FC and Houston Dash take a knee in support of th...
ANNE M. PETERSON AP Sports Writer

Jessica Berman New Leader Of National Women’s Soccer League

Jessica Berman, deputy commissioner for the National Lacrosse League, has been named commissioner of the National Women's Soccer League.
4 months ago
Photo courtesy: Utah Royals FC...
Brian Preece

New RSL Ownership Group Looking At Bringing Women’s Soccer Back To Utah

The National Women's Soccer League may be looking to once again put down roots in Utah by bring back the Utah Royals. 
6 months ago
Christen Press - USWNT - New Zealand - Tokyo Olympics...
Kyle Ireland, KSL Sports

Christen Press Seals Victory For USWNT With Late Goal Against New Zealand

Christen Press sealed a win for the United States Women's National Team with a late goal against New Zealand.
11 months ago
Photo courtesy: Utah Royals FC...
Tom Hackett, KSL Sports

Broken Utah Royals FC Hearts Reminisce On Historic Moments

Some of the most inspiring moments in Utah's sporting history came because of the Utah Royals.
2 years ago
USWNT’s Christen Press Goes Right-To-Left For Goal Against Costa Rica