Reports: Portland Thorns to trade Alex Morgan

Superstar Alex Morgan asked for the trade

Portland Thorns' Alex Morgan (13), playing for the first time this season, prepares to fire a shot against the Western New York Flash during a soccer game Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Portland. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Randy L. Rasmussen)
Portland Thorns' Alex Morgan (13), playing for the first time this season, prepares to fire a shot against the Western New York Flash during a soccer game Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Portland. (AP Photo/The Oregonian, Randy L. Rasmussen)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Portland Thorns superstar Alex Morgan will likely be traded to Orlando, Sports Illustrated reports.

SI.com says Morgan asked for the trade so she could live in the same city as her husband, Servando Carrasco. He’s a midfielder who plays for Orlando City, the report states.

The Thorns are likely to get fullback Meghan Klingenberg, Lindsay Horan, Orlando’s first pick in the draft and 2 international picks, SI.com says.

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