So the US women defeated Brazil in dramatic fashion in the world cup this past weekend. Why would i bring this up? Because the Brazilian player Marta, who some consider the greatest woman's soccer player ever to play the game, plays for the Western New York Flash, essentially the "Pele of woman's soccer" plays in our backyard. I feel a road trip coming on.
More here in a Sports Illustrated article on the entire team, Click Here
"the WPS expansion team has put together perhaps the most fearsome women's club soccer roster of all time, led by the electrifying Brazilian superstar(Marta)."