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“FIFA President Sepp Blatter Didn’t Know Who I Was” Says Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan, United States Women’s National Team superstar, is a pretty recognizable figure in women’s soccer. She has over 1.7 million Twitter followers, many young women that want to emulate her play on the field, many men that are fond of her beauty, and is seen as one of the key players of the USWNT. With all her acclaim you would think the President of FIFA, Sepp Blatter...
Via Bloguin Best
1 day ago  |  Discuss

“FIFA President Sepp Blatter Didn’t Know Who I Was” Says Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan, United States Women’s National Team superstar, is a pretty recognizable figure in women’s soccer. She has over 1.7 million Twitter followers, many young women that want to emulate her play on the field, many men that are fond of her beauty, and is seen as one of the key players of the USWNT. With all her acclaim you would think the President of FIFA, Sepp Blatter...
Via 32 Flags
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan: 'Blatter didn't know who I was' at Ballon d'Or gala

Sepp Blatter may have recently declared himself the "godfather" of women's soccer, but U.S. star Alex Morgan is now the latest player to accuse the FIFA president of sexist behavior. In an interview with Time,  Morgan says Blatter and his fellow FIFA executives didn't recognize her when she attended the Ballon d'Or gala in January 2013 as one of three finalists for FIFA Women's...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Watch Boston Breakers-Portland Thorns FC Online (Live Stream)

The FIFA Women’s World Cup is less than a month away, and some of the top players in the U.S. are gearing up. The Boston Breakers will battle the Portland Thorns on Saturday at 4 p.m. in a game that features three current members of the U.S. women’s national team. Breakers goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher is a backup netminder for the Americans, while the Thorns boast U.S. midfielder...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan to miss USA's upcoming friendlies to rest injured knee

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- U.S. national team forward Alex Morgan won't play against Ireland in an exhibition game Sunday vs. the Republic of Ireland (live, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports Go, 2:30 p.m. ET) because of a bone bruise in her left knee. Morgan will also miss next Sunday's game against Mexico in Carson, Calif. (live, May 17, FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports Go, 6 p.m. ET), because of the injury...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Morgan sits out Sunday's US match to rest knee

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) U.S. national team forward Alex Morgan won't play when the team hosts Ireland in an exhibition match on Sunday because of a bone bruise in her left knee. Morgan will also miss next Sunday's match against Mexico in Carson, California, because of the injury. The team is in the midst of a send-off tour before the Women's World Cup next month in Canada. United...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

USA hone in on establishing their depth with upcoming friendlies

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Taking no chances: That's the name of the game for the 23 players on the U.S. women's national team three weeks out from shipping off to Canada for the 2015 Women's World Cup. Well, make that 22 players. Striker Alex Morgan, the young speedster dubbed "Baby Horse" for her relentless runs on goal, will sit out Sunday in the U.S. friendly against the Republic of...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Local sports digest: Alex Morgan to miss soccer friendly

U.S. women's soccer player will miss World Cup warmups with Ireland, Mexico
Via Contra Costa Times - Cal
15 days ago

Alex Morgan is hot even as a Simpsons character

Alex Morgan, Abby Wambach, and Christen Press got “Simpsonized.” [Terez Owens]Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
15 days ago  |  Discuss

The Simpsons create a couch gag and life-size characters for U.S. Women’s soccer

The 2015 Women’s World Cup is roughly a month away and everyone is eager to get in on the fun before the tournament officially starts. That includes the Simpsons, who created a couch gag which pays tribute to the U.S. Women’s team and a life-size recreation of three players as Simpsons characters. First, here’s a look at the couch gag which will open the show on May 10th. ...
Via Awful Announcing
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan And Cobi Jones Team Up To #PassTheLove

On Friday, May 1 soccer powerhouses Alex Morgan and Cobi Jones joined the Official Snacks of U.S. Soccer- Trident, Chips Ahoy, and Ritz in Hermosa Beach, CA to launch #PassTheLove. The program brings fans together from across the nation to support the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team as they prepare to compete in the world’s largest international soccer tournament- a.k.a the...
Via COED
19 days ago  |  Discuss

American Idol winner to sing Fox’s Women’s World Cup theme

In a case of extreme corporate synergy, Fox is really pullimg out the stops to promote June’s FIFA Women’s World Cup. On Wednesday, Fox had US Women’s National team stars Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach appear on American Idol to give American Idol hack host Ryan Seacrest a U.S. team jersey and to make a very special announcement which you can see below: Yes, the winner of this...
Via Awful Announcing
April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Morgan sits out Thorns match with minor left knee bruise

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) U.S. national team forward Alex Morgan sat out Saturday's match with the Portland Thorns because of a minor left knee contusion. Fellow national team player Tobin Heath started for the Thorns in a 1-0 victory over the New York Flash in the National Women's Soccer League. Both Morgan and Heath were selected this week for the Americans' 23-player World Cup roster...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan, Hope Solo Highlight U.S. Soccer Women’s World Cup Roster

With less than two months until play begins, U.S. Soccer has announced its roster for the 2015 women’s World Cup. The roster is comprised almost entirely of familiar faces that even the most casual of soccer fans will recognize. Most notably, goaltender Hope Solo, 33, will once again be in net for the United States after her month-long suspension was...
Via NESN.com
April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

USWNT announce full roster for the 2015 Women’s World Cup

Shock, horror…how could Jill Ellis do that to….oh wait, this isn’t last summer and Jill Ellis isn’t Jurgen Klinsmann. On Tuesday afternoon Ellis unveiled the 23-woman roster for the 2015 Women’s World Cup, and unlike her male counterpart, there were very few surprises in the announcement at all. Abby Wambach? Check. Megan Rapinoe? Check. Hope Solo’s crazy, but uber...
Via 32 Flags
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Sydney Leroux has a habit of sending Alex Morgan images of gross things, oddities

An image of a bald rat without someone to send it to is just an image of a bald rat -- perhaps an ugly or adorable sight, depending on your sensibilities. If you've got a friend to send it to, the image is either a conversation starter or killer, depending on the sensibilities of that friend. Within a greater New York Times story about the friendship between United States women...
Via Fox Sports
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Morgan leads USA to convincing Algarve Cup win over Switzerland

VILA REAL DE SANTO ANTONIO, Portugal -- It was a good night at the Algarve Cup for the United States women's national team, who scored their second straight victory of the tournament by beating Switzerland 3-0. The United States is now on top of the leader board in Group B and look forward to their third and final group game on Monday against Iceland, which should allow coach Jill...
Via Fox Sports
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Morgan's goal sparks 3-0 US win over Switzerland in Portugal

VILA REAL de SAN ANTONIO, Portugal (AP) Alex Morgan redirected Lauren Holiday's free kick for a goal some nine minutes into the second half and the U.S. women's national team went on to defeat Sweden 3-0 on Friday in group play at the Algarve Cup. Amy Rodriguez added a goal in the 72nd minute before Abby Wambach came off the bench to score for the team, which improved to 2-0-0 in...
Via AP on Fox
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan, Sydney Leroux have great reaction after watching ’50 Shades of Gray’

Soccer stars Alex Morgan and Sydney Leroux, along with many other people, went to see 50 Shades of Gray during opening weekend. The movie brought in $81.7 million, which proves people really do enjoy watching kinky sex on the big screen. So what did Morgan and Leroux think about it? They tweeted their reaction after seeing the movie, and it really captured exactly how they felt about...
Via The Sports Daily
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan scores 50th international goal to give USWNT victory over England

In the wake of a painful defeat in France on Sunday, the U.S. women’s national team desperately needed a response. Alex Morgan eventually stepped forward to provide it. Morgan scored her 50th international goal to give the Americans a 1-0 victory over England on Friday. The returning forward deftly nodded home Lauren Holiday’s inviting cross from the right after 25 minutes to...
Via Fox Sports
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

USA's Alex Morgan burns France defender with nutmeg in friendly

USA's Alex Morgan burns France defender with nutmeg in friendly.
Via Fox Sports
February 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Lordy, Sports Illustrated Released 'Alex Morgan Behind The Swimsuit Photos'

Alex Morgan Behind The Swimsuit Photos...as good as you'd expect.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan and Servando Carrasco get married on New Year's Eve (PICS)

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Via Fox Sports
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan wedding pictures

US women’s soccer star Alex Morgan is officially off the market. Morgan officially became Mrs. Carrasco on New Year’s Eve when she married longtime boyfriend Servando Carrasco. The two got engaged roughly a year ago. As expected, the festivities looked like they were a lot of fun. Several members of the US women’s soccer team...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Morgan runs into Jersey Shore cast at her bachelorette party

Alex Morgan, one of our favorite US women’s soccer players, celebrated her bachelorette party in Miami over the weekend. As luck would have it, some of the cast of “Jersey Shore” were also in South Beach for a girls weekend. At one point during the bash, Morgan and her crew ran into Samantha Giancola, aka...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss
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