Stephanie Roche heading to the White House to meet Barack Obama 7 years ago

Stephanie Roche heading to the White House to meet Barack Obama

Wonder if they'll get a five-a-side game going?

Ireland striker Stephanie Roche has received an invitation to meet US President Barack Obama at the White House on St. Patrick's Day.

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The Puskas award runner-up announced the news on Twitter:

Roche came second to James Rodriguez in FIFA's goal of the year competition in January for her stunning strike for Peamount United against Wexford Youths.

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She makes her move to Houston Dash later in March. She joins the National Women's Soccer League, which is the highest level of football in America.