My tribute to Mary Abigail Wambach: 10 pictures of 10 amazing moments
In 2011, she was awarded the Bronze Boot and Silver Ball at the FIFA Women’s World Cup. Wambach was also awarded the 2011 ESPN ESPY Award for Best Play for her 122nd-minute equalizing goal against Brazil during the quarterfinal.
Abby is two time Olympic Gold Medalist: Athens 2004 and London 2012, in 2008 she broke her left leg in a collision with Brazilian defender Andréia Rosa,preventing her from playing in the Beijing Olympics
She was a finalist for the FIFA World Player of the Year in 2011 and 2012. Abby was awarded the 2012 FIFA world player of the Year.
Wambach became the world’s all-time leading scorer on June 20 2013
160 goals and counting…..