United States striker Alex Morgan says she wants to play on the Olympics – three months after she is attributable to give beginning.
Morgan, 30, accomplished joint-top scorer on the 2019 Women’s World Cup and is viewed as one in every of the world’s excellent female avid gamers.
Her first child is due in April 2020, three months earlier to USA are scheduled to play on the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
“It be my aim to play there,” Morgan mentioned.
“It be clearly a transient window however if I am able to, I have to be there representing my nation.”
Morgan and her husband, LA Galaxy footballer Servando Carrasco, presented closing month that they were looking forward to a daughter.
Morgan, who performs for Orlando Pride, has scored 107 times for her nation in 169 appearances and acquired the Women’s World Cup in 2015 and 2019.
She used to be named within the FIFPro World XI in 2016, 2017 and 2019, and also acquired the Women’s Champions League whereas on mortgage with Lyon in 2017.
The Olympic Video games formally initiate on 24 July, though the soccer competition begins two days earlier.