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U.S. Women's Soccer Star Megan Rapinoe Is a Force of Female Empowerment

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The U.S. Women’s Soccer team raised eyebrows when they beat Thailand 13-0, breaking the record for the largest margin of victory in a World Cup game. Team captain, Megan Rapinoe, has become a household name among women’s soccer players and fans. Basically, she’s the Steph Curry of the the sport. 

The 33-year-old is extremely recognizable with her (now pink) pixie cut and high energy on the field. After helping the USWNT team win the 2015 World Cup, the forward is back hoping to defend the title. So, as the U.S. team hopes to keep the momentum going, here’s what you need to know about soccer legend Megan Rapinoe.