Meghan Klingenberg, left, Christen Press, center, and U.S. coach Jill Ellis speak at a news conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, on Thursday, June 11, 2015, in advance of the U.S. soccer team’s match against Sweden at the Women’s World Cup. (AP Photo/Anne M. Peterson).

Connections abound between US and Sweden

Sweden’s Caroline Seger said she’d received a text from U.S. defender Meghan Klingenberg before the World Cup match between the two teams, b…