Marta simply a must-have signing for WPS

January 12, 2009
By Jacqueline Purdy
A year and a half after her brilliant two-goal performance in Brazil's 4-0 rout of the United States in the Women's World Cup semifinals -- and only months after Hope Solo kept her off the score sheet in the thrilling Olympic final -- Brazilian striker Marta is being welcomed by Women's Professional Soccer, the new American women's league. The three-time FIFA World Player of the Year has announced she will join the WPS to play for the Los Angeles Sol. Reports from Sweden suggest she has a three-year ...

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