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Olympic Gold Medalist Alex Morgan: Empowering Young Girls

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Soccer star Alex Morgan was on the 2012 Olympic Team that won its Gold-Medal match against Japan. She's written two novels, with a third coming in March aimed at empowering middle-school girls.

And now she's helping kids compete for a chance to represent the US at this year's World Cup in Brazil.

Alex Morgan invites young soccer players to get active and participate in a tournament for the chance to win a trip to represent the United States across 60 other nationalities in Brazil during the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

This tournament that will allow more than 4,000 teens between the ages of 13 and 15 to take part in the excitement leading up to the 2014 FIFA World Cup.  The tournament's local phase begins February 22 and will be held in ten U.S. cities: Los Angeles, San Jose, Seattle, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Miami, Chicago, Atlanta and New York.

To register for the Copa Coca-Cola opportunity, check out the Copa Coca-Cola Official Website.

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