US soccer star Megan Rapinoe kneels during national anthem before Seattle Reign’s game against Chicago Red Stars in ‘nod’ to NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Rapinoe is internationally known for her crafty style of play and her precise cross to Abby Wambach in the 122nd minute of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup quarterfinals Continue reading
Abby Wambach, former U.S. women’s national soccer team captain, was arrested on driving under the influence of intoxicants in Portland, Oregon, early Sunday morning.
Wambach was booked in Multnomah County Jail to receive her brand new “look of shame” mugshot.
Wambach, 35, retired from professional soccer in October 2015. She has the fifth-most caps in USWNT history (255) and is the team’s all-time leading scorer (184), surpassing Mia Hamm’s total of 158 in 2013. Continue reading
Patricia “Alex” Morgan, the American soccer player who brought home Olympic gold, is now showing her skills on how to achieve the perfect sandy beach body in the 2014 swimsuit edition of Sports Illustrated.
United States crushed Ireland, 5-0, thanks to a superduper hat trick performed by none other than Olympic gold, Alex Morgan.
“We’ve been waiting and itching to get out there on the field, I think (this) showed that we wanted to get out there and play. I just wanted to keep taking shots and they kept going my way. Abby and everyone just kept saying ‘Shoot! Shoot! It’s a slick surface!’ So I did. I was feeling it.” Alex said after the victory.
Alex scored the first time at the 24th minute mark, then again at 34 minutes, then again at 44 minutes. Sydney Leroux added two more goals to boost the U.S. to the victory and 4-0-2 for the season.
“Every time she touched the ball something dangerous happened,” Acting U.S. coach Jill Ellis said.
Alex Morgan is 22 years old and the youngest player on team USA. She is also the hottest member of the team. Am I lying?