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Being born with a club foot, she needed to wear corrective shoes as a child. Mia found her passion for sport early on and decided to narrow in on soccer when her family moved to Italy, and she was introduced to the game. It was love at first sight, and Mia's competitive edge was growing faster than light meets the eye. She would become the youngest player to ever join an international team at just age 15. Her llong and eventful career span was full of record breaking and she would even go on to earn the most international goals scored by a male or female in the history of soccer.
1.) "Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don't settle for them."
2.) "The vision of a champion is bent over, drenched in sweat, at the point of exhaustion, when nobody else is looking."
3.) "There are always new, grander challenges to confront, and a true winner will embrace each one."
4.) "I've worked too hard and too long to let anything stand in the way of my goals. I will not let my teammates down and I will not let myself down."
5.) "I am building a fire, and everyday I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match."
6.) "Failure happens all the time. It happens every day in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it."
7.) "True champions aren't always the ones that win, but those with the most guts."
8.) "Follow your heart and make it your decision."
9.) "I am happy that the young girls have a lot more choices these days and an opportunity to feel better about themselves."
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