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Mike Anthony: Megan Rapinoe Has Played Her Way Onto A World Platform She's Using Wisely

Mike Anthony: Megan Rapinoe Has Played Her Way Onto A World Platform She's Using Wisely

Megan Rapinoe, the engaging wise-cracker of the United States women’s national team, is internationally known and nationally celebrated for what she has accomplished on the pitch.

One of the best soccer players in the world, and getting better with each passing year as her recent production would tell you, Rapinoe, 33, was recently named to FIFA’s 10-player list of finalists for player of the year.

She’s a force in the NWSL with the Seattle Reign, and the co-author of one of the most thrilling moments in U.S. soccer history. Rapinoe’s cross to Abby Wambach in the 122nd minute of a 2011 World Cup quarterfinal set up the tying goal and paved the way for a shootout victory. At...

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