Megan Rapinoe is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for the National Women's Soccer League and for the United States national team.

Time magazine included Rapinoe in its list of the 100 most influential people of 2020.

Rapinoe has drawn international attention and is known internationally for her crafty playing style and activism.

On July 7, 2022, Rapinoe was presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Joe Biden in a ceremony at the White House.


The Megan Rapinoe and Olympic gold medalist used her platform to advocate for athletes' mental health, children in the foster care system and victims of sexual assault.

U.S soccer player Megan Rapinoe was among 17 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom on July 7,2022.

Rapinoe has won the World Cup twice and been awarded a gold and a bronze medal at the Olympics. She also won the Golden Boot and Golden Ball awards.