Megan Rapinoe reveals why she was laughing after missing penalty kick in World Cup loss

Posted on AllSides August 7th, 2023
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Megan Rapinoe may never live this one down. With Sweden and the USWNT scoreless through 90 minutes and extra time, Rapinoe had a chance to help send the United States to the World Cup quarterfinals when her turn arrived to take a penalty. But Rapinoe — who had been substituted in for Alex Morgan in the 99th minute — missed the penalty kick in brutal fashion, sending it straight over the net. Rapinoe laughed and smiled in the aftermath of her miss, her head down in bewilderment as she watched...

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