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USWNT Star Alex Morgan Engaged to Houston Dynamo’s Servando Carrasco

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We’re very sorry to have to be the ones to break this to you guys, but Alex Morgan, US women’s soccer star and all-round awesome person, is engaged. The lucky man is fellow soccer star, Servando Carrasco, of the Houston Dynamo in the MLS.

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Here’s what you need to know about one of the luckiest men in America:


1. He’s Just Been Drafted to Houston

 Servando Carrasco Alex Morgan's Fiance Alex Morgan's Boyfriend Houston Dynamo Player Alex Morgan

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He’s a fellow professional, playing for the Houston Dynamo in the MLS. In 2011, he was drafted by the Seattle Sounders, he’s been in Houston since September.

The couple were living together in Portland, prior to Carrasco’s move to Houston. It’s not known where the couple are based now as Morgan continues to play for the Portland Thorns.


2. He Was a Scholarship Student at Berkeley

 Servando Carrasco Alex Morgan's Fiance Alex Morgan's Boyfriend Houston Dynamo Player Alex Morgan

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He was a college star with the California Golden Bears of the University of California, Berkeley.


3. He Grew Up in Tijuana

Although he was born in the US, he grew up mainly in Tijuana, Mexico. He began to live permanently in the US at the age of seven.


4. Carrasco First Game to the Non-Soccer Public’s Attention During London 2012

During his fiancee’s Olympic exploits at London 2012, Carrasco told The Seattle Times about how crazy he went when Morgan scored in a game:

Oh, I went crazy. I was at my house with my roommates, who are on the team also, and a couple of the neighbors, and I just went nuts. We all play soccer so you know you can’t celebrate too much and you have to stay focused. We celebrated and then we sat back down.


5. He’s Active in Breast Cancer Charities

He says that he draws much of his inspiration from his mother, a two-time survivor of breast cancer.

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