14,176

RDV with Alex Morgan

Out of sight but not out of mind. Alex wants to share her adventures in Lyon with her American and French fans to whom she is very attached. She wants to share her daily life in Lyon, not only on the field but also out of it.
Immersion in Alex’s new French life, her new women’s team at l’Olympique Lyonnais as well as her new stadium the Parc OL.
A web show to discover once a week on the OL Youtube channel

After having conquered the world with the USA national team, Alex Morgan is set to conquer France and the European continent with OL Women. The 27-year-old player, who counts a World Cup as well as a gold medal at the London Olympics among her achievements, is set to play in the colours of Lyon, champions of Europe, for the next six months with the option of a year's extension.

The American international, in the same way as OL is, is one of the the highest-profile representatives of women's football in the world. She has 120 caps with the USA, from which she has scored 73 goals, along with her 67 matches, 24 goals and two titles in the colours of Western New York Flash, the Seattle Sounders, the Portland Thorns and Orlando Pride, where she was the first-choice draft pick of 2011. All of which makes her a cross-Atlantic superstar. America: a continent that OL is opening up to.

But Alex Morgan isn't just an athlete like no other. Apart from her sporting achievements, she has a degree in political economy, which she obtained one semester early at the University of Berkerley. Through her triumphs,
Alex Morgan has become a veritable icon in women's football. She looked a good match for OL and the deal came to pass a few days ago. It's made an alliance that presages a bright future for Lyon.



Olympique Lyonnais is a French football club founded in 1950 and based at the Parc OL.
OL is the pioneer of women’s football in France and Europe. The women's team of Olympique Lyonnais plays in the first division and is one of the best national clubs with ten consecutive titles of French champions, added to six victories in the Coupe de France. The OL team is 1st women's club in the UEFA ranking. On the European level, in 2016, the girls realized an exceptional triple in the Champions League. Elected best team in the world 2016 by the International Federation of the History of Football and Statistics.
In less than 10 years, OL’s women’s team has achieved an unparalleled track record and is now considered to be women’s footall’s dream team. Their success has been driven by the club’s ambitious development policy, making women’s football a key strategic priority.


#RDVwALEX #AlexMorgan13 #Footballfeminin #OL #TeamOL #ParcOL #ThatFrenchLife #Lyon #Adventure

http://lyonna.is/rdvalex
Out of sight but not out of mind. Alex wants to share her adventures in Lyon with her American and French fans to whom she is very attached. She wants to share her daily life in Lyon, not only on the field but also out of it.
Immersion in Alex’s n...
Play all

Loading...

to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...