Carli Anne Hollins, date of birth is 6th July 1982. She is an American Soccer player and has won an Olympic gold medal thrice. Once in 2008, 2012 and 2016. She has also been FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion two times in 2015 and 2019. Two times she has been named FIFA Player Of The Year in the years 2015 and 2016.
Currently, she plays for the team Sky Blue FC in the National Women’s Soccer League. She also plays the midfielder in the United States women national soccer team. Lloyd has gotten gold medals for her winning goals in the final of the Summer Olympic 2008 and 2012. She was also the Captain of the United States in the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2015 and led the team to victory. Lloyd also appeared in FIFA Women’s World Cup in the years 2007, 2011, and 2019. In the United States, National Team Lloyd has made over 280 appearances putting her at third place in caps and has the fourth-most goals and seventh-most assists for the team.
Carli Anne Hollins Early Life
Carli was brought up in Delran Township, which is a small community located in South Jersey. It is 20 minutes from the northeast of Philadelphia. Her parents’ names are Stephen Lloyd and Pamela Lloyd. The soccer player also has two siblings, a brother named Stephen and sister, Ashley. Her mother said that the exposure to soccer at such a young age was the reason Lloyd had become an expert at it. She said that as a young child, she would always hang out with boys and had a lot of capability from an early age.
She also added that Lloyd has ever worked hard. She attended the United States opening match in the year 1999 at the FIFA World Cup this incident was her inspiration to play for the national team. Lloyd went to Delran High school between 1997 to 2000. She would play soccer under the guidance of Rudy “The Red Baron” Kobach. In her high school, she was considered an athlete and was known for her fantastic ball control and playing as the midfielder. While she was in her second year, she served eight assists and 26 goals when she was the Captain of her team. The score was 18-3, which was a record. She was twice named Girls High School Player of the year 1999 and 2000 by the Inquirer of Philadelphia. She received Parade All American Honors in 1999 and 2000, and twice she was named to the Star-Ledger All-State First Team. In 2000, she was named The South Jersey Soccer Coaches Association (SJSCA) Midfielder of the Year and the Courier-Post Player of the Year.
Carli Anne Hollins Club Career
W-League Experience, 1999–2004
She played for the W-League team while she in high school. The groups included Central Jersey Splash 1999, New Brunswick Power for which she played in 2000, and South Jersey Banshees in 2001. She made one appearance for the club New Jersey Wildcats in 2004 during the summer before her senior yeat ar Rutgers. The team also included Kelly Smith, Tobin Health, Manya Makoski, and Heather O’ Reilly.
Carli Anne Hollins Net Worth And Salary
Carli Lloyd has a net worth of $2 million. She was born in Delran Township, New Jersey, in July 1982. She plays as a midfielder and has also played soccer at Delran High School. From 2001 to 2004, Lloyd played for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.
Carli Anne Hollins Personal Life
Lloyd is married to Brian Hollins, who is a golfer. They live in Mount Laurel, New Jersey. Ther got married on 4th November 2016. The marriage took place in Puerto Mexico, New Jersey. Lloyd has done a lot of work for Habitat for Humanity.
Carli Anne Hollins International Career
Lloyd played in the Under-21 team before she got a place in the senior team when she was 23. She represented the United States. When she was a player of the under-21 team, she consecutively won four titles at the Nordic Cup from the year 2002 till 2005. The medals were won against Finland, Iceland, Denmark, and Sweden. In the 2003 Nordic Cup, she played the assist for the United States team and won by 1-0 against Denmark. In 2004, in every match, she scored two goals and one assist. In the next year, Nordic Cup in 2005, she scored three times, including one goal during the championship match against Norway.