It’s 93 degrees on one of those overcooked Bay Area afternoons and somewhere beneath this relentless sun, Brandi Chastain is completely covered up. Those arms that famously flexed on the world stage are under a red long-sleeved T-shirt. Those iconic abs are tucked away in storage, too. And the left leg that powered the Women’s World Cup-winning penalty kick in 1999? It’s obscured by a pair of black sweatpants.
September 19, 2019