"I have scored some big-time goals. I've done well in Algarve Cups. I've done well in World Cup and Olympic qualifiers, Olympics. In big games when we're playing top-five teams. But yet you never see
my face or my name out there. And it has frustrated me my entire career."
-- U.S. women's national team co-captain Carli Lloyd
on being overlooked until the 2015 Women's World Cup
final when her hat trick in the first 16 minutes against Japan made her, according to U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati
, a "new hero" to generations of fans. (ESPNW