Canada’s Kailen Sheridan is an allocated player with Sky Blue FC. (Photo courtesy of Sky Blue FC)

CHICAGO – The National Women’s Soccer League announced Friday the official list of U.S. and Canadian women’s national team allocated players for the 2019 season.

Thirty-one players will be participating as allocated players in the upcoming season, 22 from U.S. Soccer and nine from the Canadian Soccer Association.

Sky Blue FC has two allocated players — Carli Lloyd and Kailen Sheridan.

In metro area players being allocated, the North Carolina Courage has one — Crystal Dunn of Rockville Centre and —  Reign SC of Seattle has another — Allie Long.

There are five newly allocated players on the list: Morgan Brian, Adrianna Franch, and McCall Zerboni from the U.S. and Canada’s Stephanie Labbé and Sophie Schmidt. Labbé was allocated for the 2017 season, but returns in 2019 to a new club, the North Carolina Courage.

Following the 2018 season, Jane Campbell (HOU), Lynn Williams (NC), Amy Rodriguez Shilling (UTA), and Taylor Smith (SEA) were no longer allocated by U.S. Soccer and Sabrina D’Angelo, Janine Beckie, Adriana Leon, and Rebecca Quinn were no longer allocated by Canada Soccer.

The following is a club-by-club list of U.S. and Canadian allocated players:

North Carolina Courage
Abby Dahlkemper (USA)
Crystal Dunn (USA)
Stephanie Labbé (CSA)*
Samantha Mewis (USA)
McCall Zerboni (USA)*

Chicago Red Stars
Morgan Brian (USA)*
Julie Ertz (USA)
Alyssa Naeher (USA)
Casey Short (USA)

Houston Dash
Allysha Chapman (CSA)
Nichelle Prince (CSA)
Sophie Schmidt (CSA)*

Orlando Pride
Ashlyn Harris (USA)
Alex Morgan (USA)
Shelina Zadorsky (CSA)

Portland Thorns FC
Adrianna Franch (USA)*
Tobin Heath(USA)
Lindsey Horan (USA)
Christine Sinclair (CSA)
Emily Sonnett (USA)

Reign FC
Allie Long (USA)
Megan Rapinoe (USA)

Sky Blue FC
Carli Lloyd (USA)
Kailen Sheridan (CSA)

Utah Royals FC
Diana Matheson (CSA)
Kelley O’Hara (USA)
Christen Press (USA)
Becky Sauerbrunn (USA)
Desiree Scott (CSA)

Washington Spirit
Rose Lavelle (USA)
Mallory Pugh (USA)

* = New allocated player in 2019