The U.S. women's national team needed somebody to finish. Sydney Leroux was more than happy to oblige.
Alex Morgan remains out injured with a bone bruise in her left knee. Amy Rodriguez has been battling the stomach flu. So after impressing U.S. women's national team manager Jill Ellis in training, Leroux was given her first start of the year, and the forward delivered with two well-taken goals in a 5-1 rout of Mexico on Sunday.
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