Alex Morgan's medal

The soccer gold medalist talks about her Olympics experience

Originally Published: November 28, 2012
By Lizzie Haldane | ESPN The Magazine

LIZZIE HALDANE: How will new national team coach Tom Sermanni differ from Pia Sundhage? ALEX MORGAN: Tom Sermanni has had success with the Australian national team [guiding the Matildas to the quarterfinals of the past two World Cups], and he has coached in the U.S. [Women's United Soccer Association], but I think he's in a difficult position, coming to a team that has been doing really well and replacing a coach who was so respected. Pia was great for us. I'm so thankful to ...

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