Found January 25, 2013 on O-Posts:
2 years ago many of us wouldn’t have recognised the name of one of America’s finest female forwards. A fantastic run at the 2011 Women’s World Cup, an Olympic Gold medal later and Alex Morgan is sitting next to some of the best footballers in the world in Zurich as she assembles as one of the three women nominated for FIFA’s women’s player of the year. In a short period of time the youngster from Diamond Bar, California has gone from a super-sub to one of the USA’s leading faces in professional football. Only at the age of 23, Morgan is already scoring match defining and game winning goals. Such as her World Cup final strike v Japan and her last minute header against Canada which saw the USWNT through to their fifth consecutive Olympic final. If Morgan can score such crucial goals using her weaker skill in the sport, who knows what kind of attacking force she will bring about in years to come. She could make the game as simple as placing a bet on Nuremberg or like taking candy from ...
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