Stories tagged: Abby Wambach
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016, 3:30 p.m.
Soccer star Abby Wambach says she’s been battling substance abuse ‘for years now’
With her memoir set for publication on Tuesday, retired U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach is opening up about her years of substance abuse. In an interview with the Associated …
Wed., May 4, 2016, 8 p.m.
Abby Wambach to join ESPN as analyst and contributor
Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach is joining ESPN as an analyst and a contributor.
Sun., April 3, 2016, 1:11 p.m.
Retired soccer star Abby Wambach arrested for DUI in Oregon
Retired World Cup soccer champion Abby Wambach was arrested for investigation of driving under the influence.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2015, 9:47 p.m.
U.S. celebrates Wambach’s final game but falls 1-0 to China
Abby Wambach walked off the field for the final time like a rock star – mic drop and all.
Mon., July 6, 2015
Joyous farewell to World Cup for Wambach
VANCOUVER, British Columbia – Abby Wambach lifted American coach Jill Ellis after the final whistle. She ran to the stands for a hug from her wife. And then along with …
Wed., June 17, 2015
Women’s World Cup: Abby Wambach nets match’s only goal as U.S. wins Group D
Abby Wambach is used to scoring with her head. She’s not sure how she got her latest goal. “I think it was my shin guard, to be quite honest,” she …
Mon., Oct. 27, 2014
Wambach scores four goals as U.S. wins women’s CONCACAF
Abby Wambach scored four goals and the World Cup-bound United States defeated Costa Rica 6-0 Sunday night in Chester, Pennsylvania, for the team’s fifth CONCACAF Women’s Championship title. Wambach (at …
Tue., Oct. 21, 2014
Le’Veon Bell Had 88 yards receiving with a touchdown and rushed for 57 yards in Steelers’ 30-23 win.
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
U.S. women dominate Mexico
Hope Solo set the U.S. national team record for career shutouts, and Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach each scored twice for an 8-0 exhibition victory over Mexico at Rio Tinto …
Fri., June 21, 2013
Wambach takes top spot
Move over Mia Hamm. Abby Wambach is now the greatest goal scorer in international soccer. Wambach scored four times in the first half to break Hamm’s record for international career …
Sat., April 6, 2013
Wambach nets 155th
Abby Wambach scored her 155th international goal, moving within three of tying Mia Hamm’s record, and the U.S. women’s team wasted a two-goal lead in a 3-3 exhibition tie against …
Sun., Sept. 2, 2012
Wambach gives warm gift to resigning coach Sundhage
Once the U.S. women’s soccer team’s victory tour suddenly turned into a farewell tour for coach Pia Sundhage, Abby Wambach wanted to send her off on a fitting note Saturday. …
Mon., July 11, 2011
One heady performance for U.S. women’s soccer
DRESDEN, Germany – Running low on hope and almost out of time, the Americans were surely beat, about to make their earliest exit from the Women’s World Cup. And then, …