10 Things You Didn’t Know About Marta Vieiera da Silva

10. She Holds Dual Citizenship

9. Marta Is Capable Of Playing In A Variety Of Offensive Positions

8. Marta Is Known For Her Flair, Quick Feet, and Exceptional Skill With The Ball

7. She Was Chosen As One Of The Six Ambassadors For The 2014 FIFA World Cup

6. Marta Holds The Record As Brazil’s Leading Scorer

5. Marta Became The First Footballer To Score Five Straight Goals In The Olympics

4. She Rose To Prominence While Playing For The Brazillian National Team

3. She Helped Umea Win The Women’s Champions League Twice

2. She Began Her Career Kicking Abandoned Deflated Footballs

1. Marta Is The UN Women Goodwill Ambassador For Women and Girls In Sports