Which Is Mallory Pugh Current Teams? Salary, Ethnicity, College
Published On: 19 Nov, 2019
American soccer player Mallory Pugh came to notoriety as the youngest woman to represent the U.S. team in the Olympic qualifier after playing the match in February 2016. She was included to the 2016 Women’s Soccer Olympic Roster within six months of her debut in the United States women's national soccer team(USWNT).
After spending a youth career with Real Colorado, her football career had a breakthrough in December 2015 at the CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Qualifying Tournament.
Which Is Mallory Pugh Current Teams?
Mallory Pugh, a brilliant American soccer player, started playing football since the age of four. It was her big sister Brianna who pushed her into soccer.
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Eventually, she played on USWNT, and her professionalism in football led her to join the American professional soccer team, Washington Spirit, in May 2017. She developed herself from a rookie to captain as a veteran of the full National Team environment.
Currently, Mallory plays as a forward with a #11 jersey representing the United States women's national soccer team and NWSL's Washington Spirit.
Mallary Pugh was a part of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup-winning U.S. national team. She scored her first world cup goal against Thailand in June 2019.
While the total prize money for World Cup 2019 winner was $30 million, the champions United States received a paycheck of $4 million. Being a member of the world cup winning team, Mallary likely had received a decent amount in her name.
Also, she is receiving chunks of earnings as being a USWNT player. However, the total net worth of Mallary remains undisclosed as of 2019.
(Note: as per sbstation.com, the tier one USWNT players received an average salary of $128,000 per year in 2016, not including the Olympic bonuses. Mallary is one of the tier-one players who played in NWSL and in Olympics.)
Since NWSL's Washington Spirit forward, Mallory inaugurated a dating life with MLB's Atlanta Braves shortstop, Dansby, in 2015, the world of sports has taken a great interest in their relationship. And it's their love, chemistry, and affection that takes their romance to the next level.
They are a familiar face of public events and has been flaunting their love for each other on social media handles.
Mallory Pugh and her boyfriend Dansby Swanson in June 2019 (Photo: Mallory's Instagram)
Talking about their dating initiation, Mallory's fateful encounter with her boyfriend, Dansby way dates back to 2015. She got introduced to him by Mallory’s brother Jace around the time when Dansby was ready for a trade to Atlanta. Dansby is pretty much thankful to have met Mallory and considers the moment as his blessing.
Mallory was born as Mallory Diane Pugh on the 39th of April in 1998 in Highlands, Colorado. She grew up in the family with a supportive parents Horace Pugh and Karen Pugh; and her big sibling, sister Brianna. Her nationality is American and possesses a black ethnicity. She has a height of 5 feet 4 inches
As for education, the 21-years-old football star attended Mountain Vista High School. Later, Mallory enrolled in the college at the University of California, Los Angeles.