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Abby Wambach

A full-body photograph of Abby Wambach, a white woman in her mid-20s, dressed in white soccer uniform and blue cleats, on the sideline of a green soccer field; she stands slightly crouched, looking skyward.
Abby Wambach at a Washington Freedom
exhibition game in 2004.
Personal information
Full nameMary Abigail Wambach
Date of birthJune 2, 1980(age 36)
Place of birthRochester, New York, United States
Height5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current clubmagicJack

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Mary Abigail "Abby" Wambach (born June 2, 1980) is an American professional soccer player, coach and Olympic gold medalist. A four-time winner of the U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year award, she has been a regular on the U.S. women's national team since 2003. Wambach currently stands as the third highest all-time goal scorer for the USA Women's National Soccer Team, after Kristine Lilly and Mia Hamm. Wambach currently plays for the Boca Raton magicJack of the Women's Professional Soccer league, and also serves as magicJack's interim coach.

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