On Sunday, the rumors became official as the NFL confirmed that Madonna will play the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVI on February 5. Here is a look at the connection between the pop singer and sports. In 1992, Madonna landed the role of outfielder Mae Mordabito in A League of Their Own , directed by Penny Marshall. She also composed the movie's theme song, This Used to be My Playground . The film reached No. 1 in the box office and made over $100 million.