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For Olympic Soccer Forward, Attitude is Everything

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For Olympic Soccer Forward, Attitude is Everything

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For Olympic Soccer Forward, Attitude is Everything

For Olympic Soccer Forward, Attitude is Everything

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As the youngest member of the U.S. Olympic Women's Soccer team, Sydney Leroux has been called one of the most dangerous forwards at her level. This year, she has played in nine games and scored seven goals. Five of those goals were in one game. Host Michel Martin speaks with Leroux about her passion for soccer and her hopes for the Olympics.