Megan Rapinoe is the sports star of the moment and dubbed America’s “badass” Sweetheart. The name Megan Rapinoe is everywhere. From her lightning moves on the football pitch to her saucy opinions on the Trump administration, there’s no stopping her from covering the headlines. Following the victory of her team in the FIFA Women’s World Cup here are 5 things you might like to know about Megan Rapinoe.
- Megan Rapinoe is the first openly gay woman to appear in Sports Illustrated’s swimsuit edition
- She’s a twin. Her twin is called Rachael and they run a business together Rapinoe FC
- Megan has 2 Olympic medals swiping gold in 2015 and silver in 2011
- When she isn’t not playing for Team USA, she is a member of Seattle Reign FC of the National Women’s Soccer League
- Her face was featured in a corn maze. The annual Hawes Farm maze chose her face to turn into a maze in 2015