Alex Morgan plans for future on USWNT: ‘I want another World Cup’

first_imgIn the USWNT’s winning efforts at this year’s competition, she was awarded the Silver Boot after she matched teammate Megan Rapinoe for a tournament-high six goals — Rapinoe won the tiebreaker for the Golden Boot.If the team repeats for the third time, Morgan would become the first woman in history to win three World Cups.She was also part of the 2015 team. “I just look at continuing to play on top of my game [and] bring home more medals,” Morgan said. “There’s really no endpoint in sight. I feel like I’m still pretty young and have a lot more to offer.”Morgan, 30, has over 160 international appearances and is just one of seven American players to total 100 international goals. She is the third youngest to reach that mark, trailing Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm. Women’s World Cup expands from 24 to 32 teams beginning in 2023, FIFA announces Jill Ellis steps down as USWNT coach after back-to-back Women’s World Cup titles “For me, I want another World Cup,” Morgan said, via ESPN. “[Life after soccer is] not super soon. Four more years!”Morgan went into detail about her future with the team in her exclusive ESPN+ series Alex Morgan: The Equalizer, and doesn’t see herself stepping away from the world stage any time soon. Related News Alex Morgan isn’t done winning yet.The United States women’s national team star already has her sights set on the 2023 World Cup, where the US will be chasing its third consecutive title. USWNT’s Alex Morgan planning to launch own media companylast_img

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