The star of the U.s. National women’s, Alex Morgannot only scoring goals on the soccer field, also enjoy your marriage with the mexican american, Servando Carrasco, who is also a professional footballer in the MLS.
Her husband was born in Coronado, California, but his parents are mexicans, and a large part of his childhood he lived in Tijuana, so that their roots are in the neighbouring country of united States. Spent some time playing with the Orlando City, but after two years he transferred to The los Angeles Galaxy, his current team.
Alex and Servando started dating in college as student-athletes. Currently they are one of the few couples of professional football in the united States. They decided to unite their lives, and they were married on the eve of new year 2015.
Despite the fact that they are a stable couple, both are completely concentrated on their careers as footballers, so have had to live apart. Only were together when both played in Orlando, it’s Orlando Pride and he in Orlando City.
“We spent a few years in Orlando, and after two years, we have maintained a long-distance relationship”said Servando. “But to be honest, we are used to. We know that the two we play football and that we don’t have a normal life, like living under the same roof, but now we are focused on our careers.”
The relationship of Morgan with Mexico
To be married to a man with mexican roots, the star of the united States, it has been soaked a little of their culture. Even revealed in an interview that his mother-in-law cooks very well for what she has taught more dishes, including desserts; in addition to understand Spanish in a 50 %, just that you need to practice it.
In terms of the mexican soccer, do not follow it much, but yes you are going to a computer. “The truth I don’t follow a lot of the mexican soccer. I would say that my computer is Xolos because my husband lived in Tijuana and I’ve always known that having a football team has helped him a lot to the city. Has brought a lot of positive attention. Xolos would be the team on my radar,” he said on one occasion in an interview to ESPN.
As Alex is not in accordance with the migration policies of Donald Trumpbecause one of the reasons is that her husband and his family are mexican, said to Time magazine, that in the case of the american team win the next World cup women’s, that is about to start, he would not be attending the White House.
Servando, a husband proud
Alex and Servando play soccer; however, she is the face and leader of the selection american, but he assures that far from feeling jealous that his wife has the reflectors on top, you feel proud.
“I’m not competing with her. I love her for the person that isand what it does is almost secondary. Of course, I am proud of it, there is no doubt about it. When my nieces speak with her and admire her, that is better. I mean, the things of football, yes, of course, great. But do see it in the magazine the ‘Time’ of the 100 most influential people in the world? I’m like, damn. She is making a difference”said in order to a article of the MLS.