Ali Krieger, Ashlyn Harris of USWNT announce adoption of baby girl

U.S. women’s national soccer team players Ali Krieger and Ashlyn Harris had a particularly memorable Valentine’s Day.

The pair – who were wed in December 2019 – announced the adoption of a daughter on Sunday. According to an Instagram post by Krieger, the adopted baby was born on Feb. 12 and her name is Sloane Phillips. 

“Dear Birth Mom.. Our promise to you: We promise Sloane will be loved every single day by us, our friends and our family,” Krieger wrote. “We promise to give her the tools to live a happy, successful life of inclusivity and support. We promise to share her adoption story with her from the very beginning and celebrate every milestone!”

Krieger – a defender – and Harris – a goalkeeper – were both members of the 2019 World Cup-winning team. The pair also plays professionally for the Orlando Pride of the NWSL.

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