Soccer The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time  

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List of the best female soccer players of all time. The greatest female athletes in the world of soccer are ranked here in order of greatness. What is so promising about the future of soccer is that many of these women's soccer stars are new or current players. Still, many of these soccer players are women who made history and were vital to the progression of women in this sport. American football is what it is because of female athletes like these. 
It is also interesting to see what former female soccer players used to do. For instance, Tisha Venturini-Hoch is now the National Spokesperson for Produce for Better Health. And after Aly Wagner retired from the Los Angeles sol of Women's Professional Soccer, she became the Chief Operating Officer of Eleanor's VF-11, a plant food company. Carla Werden Overbeck, former member and captain of the U.S. women's national soccer team, went on to become Duke University's assistant coach. She, like many others on this list, has since earned her spot in the National Soccer Hall of Fame.
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1
227 133
Mia Hamm is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Mia Hamm 1972

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2
193 111
Marta is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Marta 1986

3
114 58
Christine Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

4
217 137
Alex Morgan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

5
179 111
Abby Wambach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

6
160 98
Carli Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

7
184 116
Hope Solo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Hope Solo 1981

8
82 42
Birgit Prinz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

9
114 67
Michelle Akers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

10
75 38
Anja Mittag is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Anja Mittag 1985

11
71 36
Kristine Lilly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

12
58 26
Tobin Heath is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
StanleyHolt added Tobin Heath 1988

13
72 37
Lotta Schelin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Lotta Schelin 1984

14
100 60
Heather Mitts is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

15
73 39
Madeleine Giske is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Madeleine Giske 1987

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16
65 33
Christie Rampone is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

17
84 49
Victoria Sandell Svensson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Victoria Sandell Svensson 1977

18
77 45
Kelly Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
wiabux added Kelly Smith 1978

19
55 29
Sofia Jakobsson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Sofia Jakobsson 1990

20
59 34
Brandi Chastain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

21
46 25
Louisa Nécib is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

22
55 33
Julie Foudy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

23
54 33
Guro Knutsen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Guro Knutsen 1985

24
56 35
Solveig Gulbrandsen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Solveig Gulbrandsen 1981

25
42 23
Sara Thunebro is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Sara Thunebro 1979

26
61 40
Homare Sawa is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

27
53 37
Conny Pohlers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Conny Pohlers 1978

28
39 25
Caroline Seger is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Caroline Seger 1985

29
40 27
Alexandra Popp is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Alexandra Popp 1991

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30
35 24
Heather O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

31
24 14
Nilla Fischer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Nilla Fischer 1984

32
40 30
Cindy Parlow Cone is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

33
41 33
Joan Dunlap-Seivold is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Joan Dunlap-Seivold

34
24 16
Kosovare Asllani is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kosovare Asllani 1989

35
32 25
Carin Jennings-Gabarra is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

36
28 21
Aly Wagner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Aly Wagner 1980

37
20 13
Johanna Almgren is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Johanna Almgren 1984

38
31 25
Isabell Herlovsen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Isabell Herlovsen 1988

39
27 21
Joy Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

40
25 19
Simone Laudehr is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Simone Laudehr 1986

41
23 17
Kim Little is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Kim Little 1990

42
19 13
Marie Hammarström is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Marie Hammarström 1982

43
32 27
Cristiane is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Cristiane 1985

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44
30 25
Caroline Putz is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Caroline Putz

45
22 17
Josefine Öqvist is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Josefine Öqvist 1983

46
22 17
Lisa Dahlkvist is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Lisa Dahlkvist 1987

47
28 24
Shannon Boxx is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

48
23 19
Carla Overbeck is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time

49
9 4
Tabea Kemme is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
julian-matthias added Tabea Kemme 1991

50
9 4
Kerstin Stegemann is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
julian-matthias added Kerstin Stegemann 1977