Thread: OT: Futbol II
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08-07-2012, 12:34 PM
Wasted opportunities
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Originally Posted by Foy View Post
I vehemently disagree. Rapinoe is as inconsistent as hell. When people watch highlights, they see plenty of great plays, but god damn that woman plays a lot of just god awful balls, and crosses that sail over everyone's head. Both her goals last night deflected off Canadian players. She's the Allen Iverson type that just takes so many attempts that a bunch end up going in and looking good, so her stats look good and make the highlight reels. I liked her role a lot more last year coming off the bench as a spark plug/high energy type.
That's a little harsh. US doesn't win without her playmaking. Usually something good happens when she has the ball.

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