Becky Sauerbrunn

Carli Lloyd, Megan Rapinoe and Tobin Heath are among 29 players called up by women's national soccer team

Carli Lloyd, Megan Rapinoe and Tobin Heath are among 29 players called up by women's national soccer team

Coach Jill Ellis has called 29 players into the first women’s national soccer team training camp of 2017, to be held Jan. 13-23 at the StubHub Center.

The roster is topped by Carli Lloyd, a world player of the year candidate; midfielders Megan Rapinoe, Tobin Heath and Morgan Brian; forwards Crystal Dunn and Lynn Williams, the last two MVPs in the National Women’s Soccer League; and defenders Julie Johnston and Becky Sauerbrunn.

Forward Amy Rodriguez, a World Cup champion who missed last year while on maternity leave, was also recalled along with Christen Press and former UCLA standout Samantha Mewis. Missing is forward Mallory Pugh and defender Meghan...

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