Alexandra Morgan Carrasco, 31, is an American soccer player who plays for the Orlando Pride of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL).
She made her first club debut with Western New York Flash in 2011 where she played 14 matches and scored four goals. As of 2018, Morgan has been co-captaining the national team with Megan Rapinoe and Carli Lloyd. She also became one of the first women soccer players to appear on the cover of FIFA video games in 2015.
What Is The Net Worth Of Alex Morgan?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Morgan reportedly owns $3 million in her net worth as of early 2020. He earns her million-dollar fortune from her successful career as a football.
In the United States of America, a women’s national football players earn $25,000 to $85,000 per season on average. Besides this, she also pockets a hefty sum of cash from her endorsement deals and sponsorship with big brands like Nike, Adidas, Panasonic, Chobani, Coca-Cola, Mondelez International, P&G, and McDonald’s.
In 2011, she signed a one-year contract with Bank of America and in 2013, she appeared in television commercials for Bridgestone.
Let Us Go Through Alex’s Journey To Nationals
Alex Morgan began playing soccer at an early age as her father as her first coach. She began playing club soccer at 14 with Cypress Elite.
On 14th January 2011, she was picked in the 2011 WPS Draft by the Western New York Flash. With the team, she scored her first goal with a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Beat on 1st May 2011.
After WPS, she joined the Seattle Sounders Women for the 2012 season. She made three regular-season appearances for the club due to her national team commitments and preparation for the 2012 Summer Olympics.
In 2013, she was one of the three U.S. national team players to joined the Portland Thorns FC for the inaugural season of the National Women’s Soccer League. After defeating regular-season champions Western New York Flash 2-0, Portland captured the league’s inaugural championship title.
On 31st August, she scored one goal during a 3-3 draw against the Washington Spirit. The Portland finished in sixth place during the regular season with a 6-9-5 record.
On 26th October 2015, Morgan was traded along with teammate Kaylyn Kyle to Orlando Pride. By September 2017, she announced her termination from Lyon and would be available to Orlando for the beginning of the team’s entire 2018 season.
On 5th January 2017, Alex was signed with French champions Lyon for $33,000 per month. She made her 2016-17 Division 1 Feminine debut during a 3-0 win against En Avant de Guingamp on 14th January.
Likewise, Morgan made her 2016-17 UEFA Women’s Champions League debut on 23rd March during the team’s 2-0 win over Vfl Wolfsburg.
Did You Know? Alex was the youngest player on the U.S. national team which played second in the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Some of the notable International events in which she played are:
- Olympic Gold Medal: 2012
- FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup: 2008
- Four Nations Tournament: 2011
- CONCACAF Women’s Championship: 2014,2018
- ESPY Award Best Team: 2015,2019
Short Biography Of Alex Morgan
Born Alexandra Patricia Morgan on 2nd July 1989 in San Dimas, California, the United States of America to Michael and Pamela Morgan. She is an American as per nationality and has white ethnic descent.
She grew up alongside her two older siblings Jeni and Jeri and enrolled at Diamond Bar High School.
Wedded To Soccer Player Servando Carrasco
Alex Morgan first met Servando Carrasco while they played soccer a UC Berkeley. They began dating eventually and married on 31st December 2014.
In October 2019, the duo announced that they were expecting their first child in April 2020.
Additional Fact: Alex is a vegan and was crowned by PETA as the most beautiful vegan celebrity of 2019.