The United States Women's National Team honored Julie Ertz throughout the night in her final game
The USWNT improved to 3-0-0 in Cincinnati since 2017.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Two-time Women's World Cup winner Julie Ertz played her final match for the United States, an emotional 3-0 victory over South Africa in an exhibition on Thursday night. Ertz announced last month that she was retiring after a 10-year career. She started against South Africa, wearing the captain's armband for her 123th appearance for the United States. Lynn Williams scored twice as the U.S. did all its scoring in the first half. Ertz subbed out in the 35th minute to a standing o