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U.S. women's World Cup star Alex Morgan welcomes daughter

May 10, 2020 - 4:00 PM

'She made us wait longer than expected,' says football star Alex Morgan, who was due to give birth in April

HOTSHOT. Forward Alex Morgan (right) starred in Team USA's title defense in the 2019 Women's World Cup in France. Photo by Philippe Desmazes/AFP

'Shocked' US women stars to appeal equal pay defeat

May 05, 2020 - 10:37 AM

'This decision was out of left field for us. I think for both sides it was very unexpected,' says Megan Rapinoe

APPEALING. Megan Rapinoe and the rest of the US women's football team is set to appeal for their ruled out equal pay claim. Photo from the US women's national team Instagram

US World Cup star Morgan ruled out for rest of 2019 season

Sep 17, 2019 - 12:14 PM

'I'm disappointed I won't be able to compete with the Pride for the remainder of 2019 due to a knee injury I've been managing since the World Cup,' writes Alex Morgan on Instagram

PREMATURE EXIT. Alex Morgan is set to sit out for rest of the 2019 National Women's Soccer League season. Photo from Alex Morgan's Instagram

Morgan, USA hoping for more celebrations vs Dutch pretenders

Jul 06, 2019 - 4:59 PM

After all the talk on Alex Morgan's tea-sipping goal celebration, Team USA can't wait to put on a show

TEA TIME. Team USA star Alex Morgan says she’s surprised that her goal celebration turned controversial. Photo by Jean-Philippe Ksiazek/AFP

Morgan takes USA to World Cup final as England misses penalty

Jul 03, 2019 - 8:48 AM

Team USA captain Alex Morgan scores the game-winner on her 30th birthday

BIRTHDAY GOAL. Alex Morgan celebrates her 30th birthday with a goal that powers Team USA to the 2019 Women's World Cup final. Photo from FIFA World Cup Instagram

Alex Morgan 'happy' to sacrifice Golden Boot for team glory

Jul 02, 2019 - 2:09 PM

'It would be a great accolade but that's not my goal, my goal is to help this team win a World Cup,' says Team USA star Alex Morgan

FOR USA. Alex Morgan does not mind winning the Golden Boot, but sets her eyes on the 2019 World Cup title. Photo from Alex Morgan's Instagram (@alexmorgan13)

13-0 win 'part of growing the game,' says USA football captain

Jun 12, 2019 - 8:08 PM

Team USA records the biggest win in Women's World Cup history as Alex Morgan scores 5 goals in a 13-0 demolition of hapless Thailand

DISRESPECT? Alex Morgan (center) and Megan Rapinoe (right) whoop it up after a goal, but the Americans have also received criticisms for their wild goal celebrations in the one-sided game versus Thailand. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Best of his generation, Messi wins record 4th Ballon d'Or

Jan 08, 2013 - 9:02 AM

Lionel Messi added yet another record to his stellar list of achievements over the past 12 months when he won an unprecedented 4th consecutive Ballon d Or at a FIFA gala in Zurich

Olympics Day 10: Image of the day

Aug 07, 2012 - 10:22 PM

Canada s midfielder Desiree Scott reacts as the US team celebrates after the London 2012 Olympic Games women s semi final football match between the US and Canada