• The US Women's Soccer Team Has Already Broken Records at the World Cup - Here's How

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    The US Women's National Soccer Team started the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup with a record-breaking game against Thailand in Paris. The historic run ended with a stunning 13-0 victory , but that result is not the only thing that will leave your jaw on the floor. Here's what the team has racked up so far.
    Alex Morgan Scored the Most Individual Goals in a Single Women's World Cup Game
    Forward Alex Morgan, one of USWNT's biggest stars , set an individual record in the match against Thailand. Over the course of the team's huge victory, Morgan personally scored five goals. That enormous...
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  • Watch Every Goal Scored in the US Women's Soccer Team's 13-0 Win Over Thailand

    Watch Every Goal Scored in the US Women's Soccer Team's 13-0 Win Over Thailand

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    The US Women's National Soccer Team kicked off their 2019 FIFA World Cup campaign in record-breaking fashion, with a 13-0 win over Thailand. If you're wondering, that makes it the highest-scoring game in Women's World Cup history. Seven different players on the USWNT roster put points on the board, including World Cup rookies Rose Lavelle, Lindsey Horan, Mallory Pugh , and Sam Mewis, and veterans Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd. But it was cocaptain Alex Morgan who had a truly breakout performance. With five goals, she tied the record for most goals scored by a single player in a Women's...
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  • Meet Megan Rapinoe, the Pink-Haired Powerhouse Leading the US to the World Cup

    Meet Megan Rapinoe, the Pink-Haired Powerhouse Leading the US to the World Cup

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    Megan Rapinoe, forward for the US Women's National Soccer Team, is instantly recognizable on the field for her energetic style of play and, of course, for her iconic blond pixie cut. A figure on the international stage for 13 years, Megan has helped the USWNT reach the highest echelons of the sport, winning the World Cup in 2015 and the Olympics in 2012 - and has gone through some rough defeats as well. This June, the 33-year-old will be back on the field once again for the 2019 Women's World Cup, ready to defend the title she was instrumental in winning four years ago. (Here's when and...
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  • NBD, but the US Women's Soccer Team Just Scored the Most Goals in World Cup History

    NBD, but the US Women's Soccer Team Just Scored the Most Goals in World Cup History

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    The US Women's National Soccer Team just beat Thailand 13-0 in their first game of the 2019 World Cup, and yes, in case you're wondering, that is a record. It's actually two records: the highest-scoring USWNT game, and the highest-scoring game in the Women's World Cup, period. That's what you call starting out with a bang.
    It only took 11 minutes for superstar Alex Morgan to net her first goal - her first of five , which, yep, tied another record for most goals scored by a player in the Women's World Cup. (The player she tied? The legendary Michelle Akers.) And that was just the start...
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  • Alex Morgan Just Casually Tied a Women's World Cup Record For Most Goals Scored in a Game

    Alex Morgan Just Casually Tied a Women's World Cup Record For Most Goals Scored in a Game

    3 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    The United States of America? Psh, try the United States of Alex Morgan. The 29-year-old soccer player helped the US Women's National Soccer Team crush their first FIFA Women's World Cup game against Thailand on Tuesday, scoring a whopping five goals in the 13-0 shutout. What a beast.
    In addition to the fact that the USWNT's victory broke the all-time record for biggest win in Women's and Men's World Cup history, we must also applaud Morgan's stellar performance in the game. The forward's five goals - which are cumulatively referred to as a "glut" in the soccer world, just FYI - make her...
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