The US Womenâ€™s National Team will face Germany for the second time with in a week Tuesday at 7:30 PM ET on NBC Sports Network . The match will be played in Hartford at the University of Connecticutâ€™s Rentschler Field. The stadium holds 40,000 and it is sure to have a large crowd as the gold medal team continues their â€˜Victory Tourâ€™. I had a chance Monday to speak with Carli Lloyd, who scored both goals for the USA in their 2-1 win over Japan in the gold medal game during the Olympics.
Charlie Flowe: How do approach a game with a team you just faced a few days ago?
Carli Lloyd: The approach is the same. My approach to prepping for a game never changes no matter who the opposition is. Get up, eat breakfast, light jog and stretch and full focus on what I will be doing in the game. I have mentally prepared a few days before the game so game day is stretching, hydrating and continue to focus on working hard and keep possession.
Charlie Flowe: Germany is a very tough side how does thei...