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She played at the professional level for Washington Freedom, magic Jack, and the Western New York Flash.Known for scoring goals with diving headers, a technique she began honing as a youth in her hometown of Rochester, New York, one of her most notable header goals occurred in the 122nd minute of the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup quarterfinal match against Brazil.Wambach announced her retirement on October 27, 2015.Her last game was played on December 16 in New Orleans when the United States played its last match of its 10-game Victory Tour following its win at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup.She was included on the 2015 Time 100 list as one of the most influential people in the world.
She played college soccer for the Florida Gators women's soccer team and helped the team win its first NCAA Division I Women's Soccer Championship.
I learned how to compete, my brothers and sisters always played with me on the same level and they never let me win until I was better than them and deserved it. You might have a certain skill or talent but there is always someone who is better at something than you.""She was as competitive as you can get.
One of the first experiences where I knew she'd be better than most, was a game of catch football. I don't think he was ready to get blasted." While playing in her first youth soccer league at age five, she was transferred from the girls' team to the boys' after scoring 27 goals in only three games.
She was a member of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) U-16 National Team in 1996, the 1997 National U-20 Player Pool, and trained and played with the U. women's national soccer team while competing in the 1997 U. After sticking with her commitment to her parents to visit five schools, Wambach accepted a full athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, where she would play for coach Becky Burleigh's Florida Gators women's soccer team from 1998 to 2001.
Florida's program had only been in existence for three years; however, the challenge of joining a less established team over a team like North Carolina with a long history of championship titles appealed to Wambach.