2012 London Olympics: Canadian women's soccer team

The Canadian women’s soccer team announced the 18 players who

will compete at the London Olympics, led by captain and all-time leading

scorer Christine Sinclair.

VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 23: Sophie Schmidt #13 of Canada just misses with a header against Julieth Arias #1 of Costa Rica during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 23, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Costa Rica
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 23: Sophie Schmidt #13 of Canada just misses with a header against Julieth Arias #1 of Costa Rica during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 23, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Christine Sinclair #12 and Kaylyn Kyle #6 of Canada congratulate goal scorer Kelly Parker #15 of Canada during a 6-0 win over Haiti to open the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Haiti
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Christine Sinclair #12 and Kaylyn Kyle #6 of Canada congratulate goal scorer Kelly Parker #15 of Canada during a 6-0 win over Haiti to open the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Goal scorer Christina Julien #10 of Canada is congratulated by Sophie Schmidt #13 after scoring against Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Costa Rica v Cuba
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Goal scorer Christina Julien #10 of Canada is congratulated by Sophie Schmidt #13 after scoring against Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Brittany Timko #17 of Canada battles with Maria Perez #13 of Cuba for the loose ball during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Cuba
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Brittany Timko #17 of Canada battles with Maria Perez #13 of Cuba for the loose ball during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada celebrates after scroing her second goal of the game against Mexico during the second half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Christine Sinclair #12 Of Canada Celebrates Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada celebrates after scroing her second goal of the game against Mexico during the second half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, KS - SEPTEMBER 17: Mid-fielder Diana Matheson #8 of Canada brings the ball up field against the United States during the second half on September 17, 2011 at LiveStrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)
Diana Matheson
KANSAS CITY, KS - SEPTEMBER 17: Mid-fielder Diana Matheson #8 of Canada brings the ball up field against the United States during the second half on September 17, 2011 at LiveStrong Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kansas. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Kaylyn Kyle #6 of Canada tries to get around Dayanay Baro #9 of Cuba during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Kaylyn Kyle #6 Of Canada Tries Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Kaylyn Kyle #6 of Canada tries to get around Dayanay Baro #9 of Cuba during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Rachel Pelaez #11 of Cuba battles for the loose ball with Carmelina Moscato #4 of Canada during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Cuba
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Rachel Pelaez #11 of Cuba battles for the loose ball with Carmelina Moscato #4 of Canada during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Kelly Parker #15 of Canada and Monica Alvarado #19 of Mexico battle for the ball during the second half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Kelly Parker #15 Of Canada And Monica Alvarado #19 Of Mexico Battle For The Ball Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Kelly Parker #15 of Canada and Monica Alvarado #19 of Mexico battle for the ball during the second half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Lauren Sesselmann #16 of Canada out jumps Teresa Novola #7 of Mexico for the loose ball during the first half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Mexico Semifinal
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Lauren Sesselmann #16 of Canada out jumps Teresa Novola #7 of Mexico for the loose ball during the first half of semifinals action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada celebrates with teammates Melissa Tancredi #14 and Brittany Timko #17 after defeating Mexico 3-1 in the semifinals of the 2012 CONCACAF WomenÕs Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Canada qualifies for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games with the win. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Christine Sinclair #12 Of Canada Celebrates Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 27: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada celebrates with teammates Melissa Tancredi #14 and Brittany Timko #17 after defeating Mexico 3-1 in the semifinals of the 2012 CONCACAF WomenÕs Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 27, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Canada qualifies for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games with the win. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Melissa Tancredi #14 of Canada evades a slide tackle by Carmela Aristilde #3 of Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Haiti
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Melissa Tancredi #14 of Canada evades a slide tackle by Carmela Aristilde #3 of Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 29: Rhian Wilkinson #7 of Canada makes a sliding tackle to knock the ball away from Mega Rapinoe #15 of the United States during second half of championship action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 29, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship - Canada v United States
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 29: Rhian Wilkinson #7 of Canada makes a sliding tackle to knock the ball away from Mega Rapinoe #15 of the United States during second half of championship action of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 29, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Lauren Sesselmann #16 of Canada collides with Nadia Valentin #19 of Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Costa Rica v Cuba
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 19: Lauren Sesselmann #16 of Canada collides with Nadia Valentin #19 of Haiti during the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 19, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Yisel Rodriguez #16 of Cuba knocks the ball away from Robyn Gayle #5 of Canada during the first half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Yisel Rodriguez #16 Of Cuba Knocks Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: Yisel Rodriguez #16 of Cuba knocks the ball away from Robyn Gayle #5 of Canada during the first half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 23: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada chips the ball over Julieth Arias #1 of Costa Rica for Canada's first goal during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 23, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
Christine Sinclair #12 Of Canada Chips Getty Images
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 23: Christine Sinclair #12 of Canada chips the ball over Julieth Arias #1 of Costa Rica for Canada's first goal during the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament at BC Place on January 23, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: John Herdman, head coach of Canada gestures to his players during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament action against Cuba at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying - Canada v Cuba
VANCOUVER, CANADA - JANUARY 21: John Herdman, head coach of Canada gestures to his players during the second half of the 2012 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Tournament action against Cuba at BC Place on January 21, 2012 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

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