US big guns Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan left out of new-look team to play the Matildas in a two-match series in Australia

Renee Valentine
By Renee Valentine
Updated November 10 2021 - 7:02am, first published 1:30am
OUT: United States superstar Megan Rapinoe will not play in the two-match series with the Matildas in Australia this month. Picture: Getty Images

Newcastle fans will not get to see world footballing superstars Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan in action at McDonald Jones Stadium on November 30 after the long-serving pair were notable absentees from a new-look United States squad named for a two-match series against the Matildas.

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Renee Valentine

Renee Valentine

Journalist, Newcastle Herald

Renee Valentine is a sports journalist with more than 20 years of experience in Newcastle. She is passionate about increasing the visibility of sportswomen in the media.

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