Special Snowflake Sydney Leroux


Abby - our force, our scoring threat - was out of the [2008] Olympics. We were going to have to win without her. Abby and I still didn’t have much of a relationship, but we had reached a kind of détente: we agreed to disagree about what happened in China. We were both key to the team’s success: the goal scorer and the goal stopper. I couldn’t imagine our team without her. (in Solo: A Memoir of Hope)
Abby - our force, our scoring threat - was out of the [2008] Olympics. We were going to have to win without her. Abby and I still didn’t have much of a relationship, but we had reached a kind of détente: we agreed to disagree about what happened in China. We were both key to the team’s success: the goal scorer and the goal stopper. I couldn’t imagine our team without her. (in Solo: A Memoir of Hope)

wo-soccer:

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-punch-drunklove:

Loving Cheney’s judging face in this.

-punch-drunklove:

Loving Cheney’s judging face in this.

wosoamerica:

Never noticed what the small print said. It’s wonderful.

[The Greatest Team You’ve Never Heard Of] has together missed out on 12 proms, 74 birthdays, 21 Thanksgivings, 989 boyfriends. And they don’t regret it. They know why they gave up those things. They know that game-changing slide tackles and goals and championships and having a second family and doing it all for each other are the rewards. They know to put team above all else. They are the greatest team you’ve never heard of. 

wosoamerica:

Never noticed what the small print said. It’s wonderful.

[The Greatest Team You’ve Never Heard Of] has together missed out on 12 proms, 74 birthdays, 21 Thanksgivings, 989 boyfriends. And they don’t regret it. They know why they gave up those things. They know that game-changing slide tackles and goals and championships and having a second family and doing it all for each other are the rewards. They know to put team above all else. They are the greatest team you’ve never heard of. 

uswntsocfan:

I posted the link of this article a couple days ago but here is the direct link to the actual video.

WLT