Carli Lloyd has accomplished just about everything any aspiring footballer would dream of achieving. She has a FIFA Women's World Cup™ trophy, two Olympic gold medals and has been voted the best women's player on the planet twice.
After helping USA lift the SheBelieves Cup on home soil, Lloyd is now preparing for the 2018 National Women's Soccer League season with her new club Sky Blue FC, who play in her home state of New Jersey.
So, how motivated is the 35-year-old heading in to the last few years of her career? FIFA.com put that question to her, and many others, in an exclusive interview.
FIFA Women's World Cup™ winner Carli Lloyd may be getting to the last few years of her playing career, but as the two-time women's player of the year told FIFA.com, she is more motivated than ever to be successfull. The USA legend speaks with us about her best Women's World Cup memories and looks ahead to France 2019, which will be "spectacular".
There’s a lot of people out there that think that I’m too old, that I’m not going to be able to influence the game, that I’m not going to be able to do the things I used to do. I’m just waiting to defy those odds and to prove they are wrong again.
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