The United States and the rest of CONCACAF will head to Texas for the 2016 Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship. The confederation announced Houston and Frisco as the locations for the tournament next February, which will determine the two teams that go to the Olympics.
The U.S., Canada and Mexico all qualify for the eight-team qualifying tournament. They'll be joined by two teams from Central America and three more fro the Caribbean, all of which are yet to be determined. The teams will then be split into two groups, with the top two in each advancing to the semifinals. The two semifinal winners will qualify for the Olympics.
Group A of the tournament will be played at Toyota Stadium in Frisco. The three matchdays will be February 10, 13 and 15.
Group B will be played on February 11, 14 and 16, with each match at BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston. The semifinals and final will also be played at BBVA Compass Stadium on the 19th and 21st.
The U.S. will find out which group they are in, as well as the other teams in their group, at a later date. The Americans will be heavy favorites not just to win the qualifying tournament, but the Olympics next year, having just won the World Cup to go along with the last three Olympic gold medals.