The bad news for Orlando Pride is still making these, because this Monday 16 September it was announced that the champion of the world with the USA, Alex Morgan will miss the rest of the season of the National Womans Soccer League due to an injury to the right knee, so that will complicate things for the team that are stuck in the bottom of the table.
By means of an official statement, Orlando Pride revealed that the co-captain of the U.s. team you will lose the closure of the championships due to a stress reaction in the patella of the right kneeinjury that came dragging from his stay in the national team american.
For its part, the general manager of the team, Erik Ustruck, explained why he took this decision. “Obviously it is difficult to lose a player the caliber of Alex due to an injury. However, after consulting with the medical team of the Club at Orlando Health and US Soccer, we believe that the best thing for the long-term health Alex was to focus on the process of rehabilitation and to take the adequate time to recover from a persistent knee injury”.
Orlando Pride is suffering badly in the current season, his numbers kept the team in the last place of the championship and the alarms are on then add two seasons in the last positions in the tournament.
The numbers of Morgan in 2019
Alex Morgan only sum 6 games of 21 in what goes of the season, played four before emigrating to France to face the World Cup and two more on his return.