Insider spoke to USWNT players Carli Lloyd, Rose Lavelle, Sam Mewis, and Lynn Williams about the challenge of securing a spot on the Olympics roster.
"There were a lot better options," Rose Lavelle said. "It's always nice to be recognized but I think there were other people who deserved it more."
Rose Lavelle now has a cow named in her honour. Pro soccer club Forward Madison FC held a fan contest to name its new team calf, and Rose Cowbelle won. The USWNT star responded “To say this is an honour would be an understatement” on Twitter Friday. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Rose Lavelle cannot stop tormenting the Dutch. The star midfielder scored a gorgeous left-footed goal to put the USWNT on the board against the Netherlands Friday. Lavelle famously put the USWNT ahead 2-0 against the Dutch with a beautiful goal during the 2019 World Cup final, all but solidifying the […]
Charlie Carrasco, Alex Morgan’s 6-month-old daughter, met her 22 new aunts at the USWNT’s camp in the Netherlands. National team stars have competed for the esteemed role of “Charlie’s bestie,” and according to Instagram, Rose Lavelle, Midge Purce, and Kelley O’Hara lead the charge. The happy baby has taken over […]
Six of the US Women’s National Team’s 23 players have taken their talents overseas in the past two months. The mass exodus to European clubs signifies the importance of safe, competitive opportunities to play in the lead-up to next summer’s Olympic games in Tokyo. While it is still unsafe for […]
Halloween costumes inspired by sports icons are common each year, but stars from the US Women’s National Team (USWNT) were a particularly popular choice for 2019. From boys with pink hair dressed as Megan Rapinoe and tiny Alex Morgans to a little Julie Ertz with a zombie twist, kids across […]
The shortlist of nominees for the Ballon d’Or – the most prestigious individual honour in all of soccer – was recently released. US Women’s National Team (USWNT) co-captains Megan Rapinoe and Alex Morgan headline the list alongside teammates Tobin Heath and Rose Lavelle. Along with the USWNT stars on the […]
Every year, LeBron James hosts an ESPYs after-party that is known to be hard to get into. The ESPN host Katie Nolan was not on the list this year, but she says she sneaked into the party by pretending to be the US Women’s National Team World Cup champion Rose […]