15 Things Every Female Soccer Player Can Relate To
We traded in our Barbie dolls for soccer balls, our dresses for cleats and our earrings for shin guards. Early on, us girls developed a love for the game of soccer. These are just a few things all soccer girls know to be true. Boys not so much...
We might have played with boys in the beginning, but us girls eventually got our wings and started flying in a different direction.
Our idols include Mia Hamm, Julie Foudy, Brandi Chastain, Joy Fawcett, Carli Lloyd, Alex Morgan, Abby Wambach, Megan Rapinoe and Hope Solo — just to name a few.
We all wanted to Bend It Like Beckham...
You have backup hair ties and backup, backup hair ties just in case one (or two) decides to snap on you.
It's just impossible to play soccer with your hair down.
Helpful tip: showers make those hair dents disappear immediately.
There's just nothing you can do about it, embrace your lovely tan lines.
Soccer ball bruises are the best kind of bruises.
You can never have too many.
And if you don't have any...someone else definitely does.
"It absorbs right up!"
You just can't run in heels.
Practice makes perfect.
It's a risk we are all willing to take.
A bond no one else can understand.