Marta joins Orlando Pride

Posted by Charles Cuttone 22/04/2017 0 Comment(s) National Women's Soccer League,

Five-time FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year Marta Vieira da Silva comes into the National Women's Soccer League as the fifth all-time leading scorer in United States' women's professional soccer history, with 39 goals.

With her first goal for the Orlando Pride, she will move into a tie for fourth place on the all-time list with FC Kansas City's Amy Rodriguez. Rodriguiez, who has 40 goals spanning both Women's Professional Soccer and the NWSL, is out for the rest of the season after tearing her acl.

 Five time world player of the year Marta joins the Orlando PrideThe women's pro soccer all-time scoring leaders is one of the features of the North American Soccer Guide 2017.

 

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