Sunday, 31 January 2016

Lloyd was awarded with FIFA women’s world player of the year award

January 2016, Sports
In Brief:

Carli Lloyd was awarded with FIFA women’s world player of the year award for 2015. Lloyd dominated a worldwide vote and collected the award at FIFA’s annual awards ceremony in Zurich.
In an emotional acceptance speech, Lloyd says- “I honestly wouldn't be sitting up here, standing up here, without my incredible team mates.” She stood out by scoring six World Cup goals, including a stunning hat trick in the opening 16 minutes of a 5-2 rout of Japan in the final.