Born on July 2, 1989, Alexandra Morgan Carrasco is an American soccer player. She is a forward for Orlando Pride in the United States National Team and National Women’s Soccer League. She started playing soccer at a very young age with AYSO and her father was included among her first coaches. However, Morgan had not joined club soccer until age 14 when she joined Cypress Elite. After joining the club team, Alex won the Coast Soccer League under-16 championship and ranked third at the under-19 level. Upcoming years brought more success in her career she was called up to the United States under-20 women’s national soccer team at the age of 17. Following that, Morgan played for the California Golden Bears from 2007-2010 and was drafted number one overall in the 2011 WOS Draft by the Western New York Flash. At that stage, Alex made her professional debut and helped the team in winning the league championship.
At the age of 22, Morgan was the youngest player in the national team at the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2011 where that team won a silver medal. Later that year in the London Olympics 2012 Alex scored the match-winning goal which makes her the sixth youngest US player to score 20 goals in a year. Morgan continues to earn success and fame in her career by helping the United States in winning their titles at the 2015 and 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cups where she was also named to the Dream Team for both tournaments.
Due to her achievements in soccer, Morgan along with Canada’s Christine Sinclair and Australia’s Steph Catley became the first female soccer player to appear on the cover of FIFA video games in 2015. As a successful soccer player, since 2018 Alex has co-captained the national team with Carli Lloyd and Megan Rapinoe. As for her personal life, Alex Morgan has been happily married to soccer player Servando Carrasco since 2014.
Alex Morgan Basic Info:
- Full Birth Name: Alexandra Patricia Morgan
- Nicknames: Baby Horse
- Date of Birth: July 02, 1989
- Place of Birth: San Dimas, California, United States
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Professional Soccer Player
- Sun Sign: Cancer
- Race/ Ethnicity: White
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Alex Morgan Height Weight Body Measurements Facts
Alex Morgan Family Details:
- Father Name: Michael T. Morgan
- Mother Name: Pamela S. Morgan
- Siblings Name: Jeri Morgan and Jeni Morgan (Older Sisters)
- Spouse Name: Servando Carrasco (m. 2014)
- Children Name: None
Alex Morgan Dating History:
- Servando Carrasco – Soccer Player (2007-Present)
Alex Morgan Career Highlights:
- Professional Debut: 2011
- Playing Position: Striker
- Shirt Number: 13
- First Film: Marvel & ESPN Films Present 1 of 1: Genesis (2014)
- First TV Show: Live! with Kelly (2012)
Alex Morgan Distinctive Features:
- Blue Eyes
- Athletic Figure
Alex Morgan Body Measurements Stats:
American soccer player Alex Morgan height, weight, bust, waist, hip, shoe size, and other body measurements stats are listed below.
- Build: Athletic
- Height in Feet: 5’ 7”
- Height in Centimeters: 170 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 58 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 128 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: 8 (US)
- Body Measurements: 34-24-35
Alex Morgan Interesting Unknown Facts:
- Morgan is vegan.
- She can speak English and Spanish.
- Morgan is not only an athlete but also an author and wrote a book “The Kick”.
- Her celebrity crush includes Ryan Gosling, Javier Bardem, and Penelope Cruz.
- She is one of the most popular and highest-paid female soccer players in the world.
- Morgan’s teammates gave her the nickname “Baby Horse” due to her youth and running style.