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List of famous female soccer players, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female soccer players list contains the most prominent and top females known for being soccer players. There are thousand of females working as soccer players in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic soccer players have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a soccer player then the people below should give you inspiration.

List ranges from Joy Fawcett to Tina Ellertson and more.

While this isn't a list of all female soccer players, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female soccer players?" and "Who are the best female soccer players?"
Heather Mitts is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Soccer Players
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Heather Blaine Mitts Feeley, née Heather Blaine Mitts, is an American former professional soccer defender. Mitts played college soccer for the University of Florida, and thereafter, she played professionally in the Women's Professional Soccer league; for the Philadelphia Charge, Boston Breakers, ...more

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Age: 38

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Footballer

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#28 on The Best Women's Soccer Players

#17 on The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

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Mia Hamm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Soccer Players
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Mariel Margaret "Mia" Hamm-Garciaparra is a retired American professional soccer player. Hamm played many years as a forward for the United States women's national soccer team and was a founding member of the Washington Freedom. Hamm held the record for international goals, more than any other ...more

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Selma, Alabama, United States of America

Profession: Footballer

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#2 on The Best Women's Soccer Players

#1 on The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

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Brandi Chastain is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Soccer Players
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Brandi Denise Chastain is a professional American soccer defender and midfielder who plays for the team California Storm of Women's Premier Soccer League and is a former member of the United States women's national soccer team. Chastain has played for San Jose CyberRays of the WUSA and FC Gold Pride ...more

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Age: 48

Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States of America

Profession: Footballer

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#24 on The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

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Carla Overbeck is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Soccer Players
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Carla Werden Overbeck is a retired American soccer player and longtime member and captain of the United States women's national soccer team. She is currently an assistant coach of Duke University's women's soccer team, where she has been coaching since 1992, overseeing Duke's defensive unit ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States of America

Profession: Footballer

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#98 on The Best Women's Soccer Players

#46 on The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

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