Why did Megan Rapinoe said “Gross Men like Trump” are the reason women go gay? Know about her sexuality, girlfriend, family and net worth

The American professional soccer player Megan Rapinoe went from being a key player who helped lead the US women’s team to victory in the 2019 World Cup to a political lightning rod. As she engaged in a war of words with US President Donald Trump.

Megan Rapinoe and President Donald Trump
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She is one of the critics of Trump and she sparked the ire of the president and his supporters in June 2019. She stated that she would not visit the White House if the team won the tournament, which the team did days later.

Similarly, she is outspoken about her views and calls Trump a misogynistic racist with rhetoric and policies that exclude many Americans. Similarly, she said,

“Gross men like Trump are the reason all women go gay. He’s incapable of satisfying a woman.”

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Megan Rapinoe in Women’s World Cup Final

The American soccer player Megan Rapinoe said that it was time to sit down and get work after the American fans greet the teams’ victory. She said,

“We have such a strong and proud and defiant group of women, I don’t think we really have anything to say.”

USA star Megan Rapinoe has been the biggest star on the field over the last month
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She has been the biggest star on the field over the last month in France. Similarly, she scored the opener from the penalty spot as the holders beat the Dutch 2-0 in Lyon to retain their title.

Who is Megan Rapinoe dating?

On 2nd July 2012, Megan Rapinoe revealed her sexuality. She revealed that she is a lesbian. She was previously in a relationship with Australian soccer player Sarah Walsh. They dated in the year 2009. But their relationship could not last long and they separated in the year 2013.

After that, she started dating Sera Cahoone. She is a sub pop recording artist. Similarly, they got engaged in August 2015. But their relationship did not work out and they called off their engagement and never got married.

Again she began dating Sue Bird from 2016. She is a Seattle storm soccer player. They are still together.

Megan Rapinoe and girlfriend Sue Bird
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Megan Rapinoe life and net worth

Megan Rapinoe was born on 5th July 1985 in Redding, California, USA. She is the daughter Jim Rapinoe(father) and Denise Rapinoe(mother). She is the youngest child among 6 children of her parents.

Likewise, she has a fraternal twin sister Rachel Rapinoe who is also an American soccer player. Similarly, she is an undergraduate from The University of Portland, Oregon.

Megan has the estimated net worth of $2 million. Similarly, it is known that she used to earn in excess of $168,000 from playing for Seattle Reign FC.

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Short bio on Megan Rapinoe

Megan Anna Rapinoe or famously known as Megan Rapinoe is an American professional soccer player who plays as a winger for  American women soccer club, Seattle Reign FC, and US Women’s National Team. Besides playing for Seattle Reign, she has also played for French women soccer club, Olympique Lyon as well as Australian women soccer club, Sydney FC. See more…

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