Aly Wagner Biography
Aly Wagner (Full name – Alyson Kay Wagner) is a sports broadcaster and retired American soccer midfielder who was born on August 10, 1980, in San Jose, California, United States. She last played for Los Angeles Sol of Women’s Professional Soccer and the United States women’s national soccer team.
Aly Wagner Parents | Family
Aly Wagner was born to parents Vicky Wagner and Dennis Wagner. Her father was a coach at the Central Valley Express. Who led the team to the U-17 girl’s national championship in 1995. Additionally, her two brothers Jeff and Jered, and her sister Sam are also soccer players. Sam played soccer at UC Berkeley.
Aly Wagner Adam Eyre | Husband | Kids
Aly Wagner is married to her husband Adam Eyre. The couple tied the knot in December 2006 and has been together since then. Her husband Adam is a former soccer player who played at Santa Clara University. Again he has also briefly played with the Major League Soccer team New England Revolution.
The couple has 4 children together. Wagner gave birth to the triplet sons, Griffin Charles Denis, Daven Nicholas, in August 2013. Also, they have a daughter named Lincoln Wagner born in December 2015.
Aly Wagner Age
Wagner was born on August 10, 1980, in San Jose, California, United States. She is a sports broadcaster and retired American soccer midfielder. Similarly, she is also a two-time Olympic gold medalist and two-time FIFA Women’s World Cup bronze medalist. Aly Wagner is 40 years old as of 2021.
Aly Wagner High School
Wagner was born and raised in San Jose, California. She attended Hillbrook School, and later, Presentation High School. Furthermore, she was a four-year varsity starter on the soccer team. Also, Wagner helped the Panthers win the Central Coast Championship as a sophomore and senior.
Wagner was named CCS Player of the Year as a junior and senior and was selected as League MVP during her freshman, sophomore, and junior years. She was named NSCAA All-American, Parade All-American, Parade Magazine High School Player of the Year, and the Gatorade National High School Player of the Year as a senior. She was also named as the Northern California Student-Athlete of the Year and Presentation Scholar-Athlete of the Year the same year.
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Aly Wagner College
In 1998, while still a freshman at Santa Clara University, Aly Wagner began playing with the United States women’s national soccer team. She played in 23 games for the Broncos, starting 21, and scored 10 goals with 12 assists. Wagner was named Second-Team NSCAA All-American, First-Team All-WCC, and the WCC Freshman of the Year.
Wagner led Santa Clara to the NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship in 2001, scoring the only goal in Santa Clara’s 1-0 victory over perennial powerhouse North Carolina. She was awarded the 2002 Hermann Trophy as the top collegiate soccer player in the country and the Today’s Top VIII Award as a member of the Class of 2002.
Aly Wagner And Derek Rae | World Cup
Wagner made four appearances including three group-stage matches and the semi-final match at the 2003 FIFA Women’s World Cup in the United States. In 2007, head coach Greg Ryan selected Wagner for the 2007 FIFA Women’s World Cup in China. She also competed in the third-place play-off match against Norway.
Wagner is a two-time Olympic gold medalist and a two-time FIFA Women’s World Cup bronze medalist. She has worked as a soccer analyst for Fox Sports and ESPN. Wagner is the first woman to call a FIFA Men’s World Cup game on U.S television, serving as the analyst alongside Derek Rae for Iran’s 1-0 win against Morocco on June 15, 2018.
Aly Wagner Olympics
Wagner was selected for the Athens Olympics in 2004. She played in four matches including three group-stage matches and the semi-final match, helping the U.S. win gold. Additionally, she became the 18th U.S. women’s national team player to reach 100 caps on July 30, 2006, during a friendly match against Canada.
Wagner was selected to play at the 2008 Summer Olympics despite undergoing a double hernia operation in early 2008. However, she only made one appearance as a substitute in a group-stage match against New Zealand. Moreover, Wagner is a two-time Olympic gold medalist.
Aly Wagner Height
Wagner stands at an average height of 5 ft 5 in (165 cm). She is relatively heavy weighing around 130 lbs (59 kg).
Aly Wagner Net Worth
Wagner reportedly earns about $50,000 as an annual salary as a sports analyst. Also, She has an estimated net worth of around $500,000 in 2021.