Tag Archives: Alex Morgan

Balls and Boots and Bangers and … Golden Tweets?

21 Jul

I’m late bringing you this as I was waiting for a Women’s World Cup all-star team to be announced first. One hasn’t been and likely won’t be. I guess FIFA just wasn’t interested in doing this anymore. Oh well. At least we still have the individual awards to celebrate and debate. Continue reading

Lyon’s Sexist Faux Pas

29 Jan

1485637472_481146_1485637680_noticia_normalOh…hell to the no. These were photos captured from the MEN’s Ligue One game between Olympique Lyon (OL) vs Lille on the weekend. And who quickly called them out on it? The captain of the OL women’s team and world-class defender, Wendie Renard. Continue reading

CONCACAF Rio 2016 Bound!

28 Feb

The 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship wrapped up on February 21 with more whimper than bang. Unless you were on the USA team then you may have a few bruises which would suggest otherwise. Nevertheless, as expected the final featured USA vs Canada and while the former team showed up to play, the latter, well, were tactically wanting. And that’s all I’ll say on this particular topic. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month USWNT Week: Talley (Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan & Kelley O’Hara)

19 Dec

tumblr_static_tumblr_static__640Tobin, Alex & Kelley all made their senior national team debut in 2010. These three besties fromance, if not all together, are usually paired up. They are adorably goofy. Continue reading

The Daily Drool – Epic Bromance Month USWNT Week: Sydney Leroux & Alex Morgan

16 Dec

4f5b372f62e445f7014346348bed4cbfSyd & Alex have played together at Seattle Sounders Women and the U-20 and senior level. They share a love of legendary Halloween costumes and teeny weeny bikinis as well as soccer. Continue reading

Tuesday In Melbourne

21 Jul

Satellite (3)Another driveby as I’m heading out to meet watishistas Shigs & ForzaSusan for a spot of dinner before the PSG/Fiorentina game tonight. Continue reading

2015 WWC: Huge in the US, Sidelined in the UK

21 Jun

e089b863-fdcc-4194-a6b2-532014d5a58e-2060x1236A few days ago I brought you an article detailing why Brazil doesn’t care about women’s football. Here’s a similar article from The Guardian, focusing on a similar situation in the UK. You’d think the UK would be more progressive when it comes to football, and they are in some respects. Just not necessarily with developing their female players. Continue reading

2015 WWC: Where The Money’s At

21 Jun

alex-morgan-algarve2-031313jpg-b38f72e3cc728a6aHere’s a story from The BBC which caused some discussion earlier this week. Who is the best-paid women’s footballer right now? The answer may be surprising, and yet maybe not so much when you consider why this player earns as much as she does. Continue reading

One Nation. One Team. 23 Stories. (Part V)

5 Jun

USWNT 2015Featured in Part V are Meghan Klingenberg, Christen Press, Alex Morgan and Ali Krieger. Continue reading

Updated: Mazel Tov! Abby Wambach & Sarah Huffman Tie The Knot

9 Oct

1008-abby-wambach-sarah-huffman-espys-3In awesome news, USWNT rock star Abby Wambach has married her longtime girlfriend and Western New York Flash teammate Sarah Huffman according to TMZ. Continue reading