Top 60 Alex Morgan Quotes

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I'm a big advocate of starting soccer young and always

I’m a big advocate of starting soccer young and always having the ball at your foot, but that’s because I didn’t do that. If I’d focused more on that when I was a kid, it would’ve been so helpful. It took me, like, halfway through college to feel comfortable with the ball.
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I feel like when there’s more on the line and there’s more risks, that means there’s more reward.
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I really like my legs because I’ve worked hard for them. With soccer, that’s the one thing you’re working all the time.
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When I play on grass, my body doesn’t ache. It can get sore, but it doesn’t pulse, and my legs don’t ache. When I play on turf, my legs can pulse and ache for up to 24 hours, and it could take 3-5 days to recover, whereas grass, after 24 hours, I’m ready to play again.
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I don’t really have many regrets. I did miss a lot of the events in the days leading up to my sister’s wedding because I was at a U17 camp. There were moments like that growing up when I felt like I focused too much on soccer. But that’s probably the reason I am where I am today.
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What I really appreciate is the people who come up and say, ‘Thank you for representing our country.’
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I rarely felt or noticed any real divide between girls and boys when I was growing up. Maybe it was because I was so involved in sports and competed with the boys. Maybe it was my mom and dad, who constantly instilled confidence in me and never made me feel as though there were boy activities and girl activities.
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Ninety percent of the time, when I put on my headphones, I forget to turn on my music. Literally 10 minutes will go by before I realize that there’s no music.
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People know there’s more than one side to me. You can have beauty and brains and athletic ability. You can switch up the cleats for heels once in a while. You can do both.
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To force a change, sometimes you need to stand up. You know what you’re worth – rather than what your employer is paying you.
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Even when I’m training alone, I always prefer doing soccer-related stuff. On my own, I’ll run through cones or do some shooting exercises or pass the ball against the wall.
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I always map out how to get a good eight or nine hours of sleep before I even start my day. And my rule is to put my phone on silent when I go to bed; that way, no texts or emails can disturb me.
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I certainly don’t feel like I have the perfect body type… It’s through your own eyes. And for every female, you’re going to see flaws in that; you’re going to see flaws regardless. So for me, it’s just important to have that confidence and self-esteem no matter what body type you have.
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It’s an obstacle being a girl when you move all over and don’t have half the things you need. It’s like everything is wrinkled in your life.
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Social media has come a long way. With the good has come some bad, and you always have a lot of people hiding behind their computers and being very critical of what you do on and off the field, of what you tweet, of what you say, of everything you do.
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I never look at the goalkeeper’s eyes.
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I want young girls to dream about being professional soccer players instead of just watching the boys go out and play.
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I want to know I made women’s soccer better than it was when I came into it.
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I’m never just on the couch. Being busy is part of who I am. But it’s hard juggling my family, my husband, balancing that time.
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I love yoga. There’s a lot of stretching involved, which helps with my flexibility and injury prevention. Vinyasa is my favorite as a recovery tool and for me to continue having my legs feel good.
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When I prepare for a match, it’s like work, even the way I have to shower and put on my makeup.
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I start warming up before training an hour before at the hotel. That’s not because I feel old and my body needs it. It’s because it’s prehab. It’s preventing those injuries.
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The head-banging music gives me a headache. Katy Perry is fun, Rihanna, old-school ’90s hip-hop. Salt-N-Pepa. I like listening to that. Get the nerves out before the games.
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Winning and losing isn’t everything; sometimes, the journey is just as important as the outcome.
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I grew up always having dessert after dinner. Always. It’s such a hard habit for me to break. It’s fine to have dessert every once in a while, but not seven days a week!
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I feel the most confident when I’m comfortable in workout clothes with my hair up in a ponytail.
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It’s great to see women standing up in their own line of work and fighting for fair value.
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I think it’s huge, especially in team sports, for players to be able to rely on each other and to really trust in each other.
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I was the biggest tomboy growing up. Now I love playing with a full face of makeup.
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