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Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan

Born:

Alex Morgan is an American Soccer Player born on July 2, 1989, In California, U.S.

Family Background:

She is the daughter of Michael T. Morgan and Pamela S. She has two older sisters, Jeni and Jeri.

Personal Life:

On December 31, 2014, She married her college-time sweetheart Servando Carrasco. Servando is also a soccer player and he plays for Orlando City SC. 

Education:

She studied at Diamond Bar High School, Where She displayed potential in speed and sprinting and thrice remained an all-league pick. Later she moved to the University of California, Berkeley and obtaining a degree in Political Economy.

Career:

While she was in her junior year, She became the first Californian player to emerge among the top three finalists for the Hermann Trophy. In 2008, She marked her International debut at the 2008 CONCACAF Women’s U-20 Championship held in Puebla, Mexico, Where she playing against Cuba she made her first international goal. She had also played at 2008 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup where her fourth goal of the tournament not only helped the US team to win the tournament but had also been marked as the tournament’s best goal and subsequently the year’s second-best for FIFA. She had become the third-highest scorer and the second-best player of the tournament and this earned her a Bronze Shoe and a Silver Ball respectively. Her first international appearance as a senior national team player happened on March 2010 when she had played as a substitute against Mexico. Her first international goal also came while playing against China as a substitute in October that year. In 2012, She joined the Seattle Sounders Women and appeared only thrice for the club. She also had helped the US team to enter the final of that year’s Summer Olympics by scoring the game-winning goal against Canada in the semis. She had become the CONCACAF Female Player of the Year in 2013. She played for the newly established Portland Thorns FC from 2013 to 2015, where she had joined on January 11, 2013, through National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) Player Allocation. She Engaged with Olympique Lyonnais on January 5, 2017.

Alex Morgan

Unknown Facts:

  • Alexandra Patricia Morgan Carrasco is her full name.
  • She is a New York Times bestselling author.
  • She loves to watch Game of Throne.

Master Stroke:

  • In 2009, Alex Morgan matured the youngest member of the U.S. Women’s national soccer team and also had the first overall pick in the 2011 Women’s Professional Soccer draft.

Awards and Achievements:

  • In 2011, She received the WPS Championship.
  • In 2012, She received the International Olympic Gold Medal.
  • In 2012, She received the Women’s Sports Foundation Sportswoman of the Year.
  • In 2013, She received the NWSL Championship.

What can we learn from Her??

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