CHICAGO (AP) _ In its final game before leaving for the Sydney Olympics to defend its gold medal, the U.S. women's team will play Brazil on Sept. 1 in an exhibition at San Jose, Calif.

Before meeting Brazil, the U.S. women play Russia on Aug. 13 at Annapolis, Md., and Canada on Aug. 20 at Kansas City, Mo.

Brazil lost to the Americans last year in the semifinals of the Women's World Cup.

The tour is sponsored by Nike.