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Abby Wambach

Biography

Abby Wambach

Abby Wambach is an American soccer player, coach, two-time Olympic gold medalist, FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion and the 2012 FIFA World Player of the Year. A six-time winner of the U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year award --- Wambach has been a regular on the U.S. women’s national soccer team since 2003 --- earning her first cap in 2001. As a forward, she currently stands as the highest all-time scorer for the national team and holds the world record for international goals for both female and male soccer players with 184 goals.

Abby Wambach

Books by Abby Wambach

by Abby Wambach - Autobiography, Children's, Children's 8-12, Memoir, Sports, Youth Fiction
In this edition of Forward that’s been adapted for young readers, Abby recounts her own decisions, wins, losses and the pivotal moments that helped her become the world class athlete and leader she is today. Wambach’s book goes beyond the soccer field to reveal a soulful person grappling with universal questions about how we can live our best lives and become our truest selves. Written with honesty and heart, Forward is an inspiring blueprint for individual growth and a rousing call to action.