Is Christen Press married? No, she isn’t. Having marital status as ‘unmarried’, it is useless discussing the details of Christen’s husband. There are no confirmed relationship records of Press and therefore she is often surrounded by rumors.
As per some online sources, she is said to have dated Nima Majd. She was also rumored to have been in a relationship with professional soccer player Tobin Heath (born on May 29, 1988). Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Press:
Who is Christen Press?
Born as Christen Annemarie Press, she landed the planer on December 29, 1988, which makes her age be 32 years old as of 2020. By profession, she is an American soccer player for Utah Royals FC and the United States women’s national soccer team. She made her international debut on February 9, 2013, in an international friendly match against Scotland.
She has played a crucial role in helping in earning the 2015 and 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup for the United States. She is also noted for founding a gender-neutral lifestyle brand, re-inc, with Meghan Klingenberg, Tobin Heath and Megan Rapinoe.
Early Life and Education
Press was born in 1988 and her place of birth is in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America. Talking about her family background, she was born to the parents named Cody Press (father) and Stacy Press (mother). She spent her childhood days mostly in the suburb of Palos Verdes Estates. She is blessed with two sisters named Tyler Press and Channing Press.
She developed an interest in sports by being inspired by her parents who played different sports. Her father was an American football player at Dartmouth whereas her mother used to play tennis. From the age of five, she started playing soccer.
Regarding her education, she went to Chadwick School. she turned as team captain in her high school’s soccer team. With her efforts, the team earned two Southern Section Division IV titles. She was also active in other sports like tennis and track. She was named NSCAA High School All-American in 2006. She was able to score 128 goals during her high school career. She was also named Prep League Offensive MVP for four times and Southern Section Division IV Offensive Player of the Year two times.
Career and Professional Life
Press joined Slammers FC of Newport Beach, California and was able to earn the Golden boot by securing the most goals in the national championship tournament by the US Youth Soccer Association. She has impressed the sports industry since her time at Stanford Cardinal where she turned as the all-time leading scorer with 72 goals. She became the Stanford’s second Hermann Trophy winner. She was successful in being named as the ac-10 Freshman of the Year.
During the 2011 WPS Draft, she was drafted as the fourth overall pick to the Washington Freedom. The team was later renamed to magicJack when the new ownership came. Her first goal was made in a match against the Atlanta Beat which was made in the 64th minute of the match. Her first professional match hattrick was in a match against the Boston Breakers. She was able to gain the U.S. Soccer Federation’s Rookie of the Year award.
She signed a new professional contract with Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC which made her play in the top division league in Sweden i.e. Damallsvenskan. She made her debut for the team in a match against Arsenal at the 2012–13 UEFA Women’s Champions League quarterfinal where the team ended with a 3–0 loss.
She made two goals in a match against Kristianstad during the Swedish Cup’s quarterfinal. Her thirteenth-minute goal in semi-final helped the team to reach the championship final. Later, she signed with Damallsvenskan champions, Tyresö FF in early 2013.
It was announced that Press would join the Chicago Red Stars in January 2014. Within 12 matches, she scored six goals for which she was awarded the team’s Golden Boot. Her two goals in the last fifteen minutes equalize the score in a match against Portland Thorns FC at Providence Park. During the 2015 season, she was named the league’s NWSL Player of the Week. She was named NWSL Player of the Month in April after being the league’s goal leader.
She was traded to the Houston Dash on January 18, 2018, along with Samantha Kerr and Carli Lloyd. Later, the Houston Dash revealed that Press wouldn’t join them. She signed a three-month contract with Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC in March 2018. In the following month, she was named Damallsvenskan Player of the Month after scoring four goals in three games.
It was announced that Utah Royals FC had obtained the rights to Press in a trade on June 18. Press made her debut in a match against the Seattle Reign on June 27. During the 2018 season, she competed in 11 games. She made a strong start in the 2019 NWSL season. Her talents made her turn the NWSL Best XI for 2019.
Moving towards her international career, she became a member of the United States women’s national soccer team player pool. She became the part of the squad for the 2012 Summer Olympics which was held in London. She was included in the national team squad for the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup. She made her first World Cup goal on June 6, 2015, in a match against Australia. The United States team won the tournament.
She was also included in the final 23–player roster for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup on May 2, 2019, which allowed her to play the World Cup for the second time. She turned the 12th player in USWNT history who have scored 50 international goals on November 7, 2019, in a match against Sweden. She was included in the 20-player roster for the 2020 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament. Being the tournament’s best player, she was able to receive the Golden Ball.
Christen Press isn’t married yet. There is no confirmed information regarding her dating life and relationship status. Her wiki provides many facts about her professional journey but there is no information about her personal love life. Talking more about her personal life, Press is very close to her parents who have always supported and encouraged her.
American soccer player Christen Press stands at a perfect height of 5 feet and 7 inches or 1.70 m. She weighs about 59 kilograms making her perfectly balanced as per her height. Her distinctive features include her wide lips, Greek nose and wide forehead. She is blessed with black natural hair and green colored eyes. Being a professional soccer player, Press follows a healthy lifestyle which includes routine diet plan and regular fitness activities.
Salary and Net worth
American soccer player for Utah Royals FC, Christen Press has an estimated net worth of 2 million USD. She is the receiver of the Hermann Trophy in 2010 and was named WPS Rookie of the Year. In 2013, she turned as the Damallsvenskan’s top scorer with 23 goals. She has made 138 appearances for the United States national team since February 9, 2013.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Christen Press is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. Join her on Instagram https://www.instagram.com/christenpress where she is being followed by more than 760k followers. She is also active on Twitter https://twitter.com/christenpress where she has garnered more than 540k followers.