Female Athletes 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
373 206
Marta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Dois Riachos, Brazil

2
447 254
Mia Hamm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Selma, Alabama, United States of America

3
473 263
Alex Morgan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Diamond Bar, California, United States of America

4
309 181
Abby Wambach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Rochester, New York, United States of America

5
166 96
Michelle Akers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Santa Clara, California, United States of America

6
136 72
Lotta Schelin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Trångsund

7
150 82
Birgit Prinz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Frankfurt, Germany

8
139 76
Madeleine Giske is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Nuremberg, Germany

9
122 64
Homare Sawa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Fuchu, Japan

10
106 55
Guro Knutsen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Norway

11
139 80
Anja Mittag is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Chemnitz, Germany

12
140 81
Victoria Sandell Svensson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Borås, Sweden

13
93 48
Caroline Seger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Helsingborg, Sweden

14
177 112
Christine Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Burnaby, Canada

15
107 60
Sofia Jakobsson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Örnsköldsvik, Sweden

16
92 46
Sara Thunebro is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Strängnäs, Sweden

17
107 65
Kelly Smith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
wiabux added Watford, United Kingdom

18
87 46
Alexandra Popp is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Witten, Germany

19
48 14
Tabea Kemme is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Stade, Germany

20
280 189
Hope Solo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Tri-Cities, Richland, Washington

21
108 64
Kristine Lilly is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
New York City, New York, United States of America

22
132 78
Tobin Heath is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
StanleyHolt added Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States of America

23
99 57
Solveig Gulbrandsen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Oslo, Norway

24
127 81
Heather Mitts is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

25
65 29
Nilla Fischer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kristianstad, Sweden

26
94 55
Conny Pohlers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Halle, Germany

27
99 58
Christie Rampone is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA

28
55 27
Marie Hammarström is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Glanshammar, Sweden

29
53 27
Lisa Dahlkvist is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Stockholm, Sweden

30
67 40
Cindy Parlow Cone is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

31
66 38
Heather O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
East Brunswick Township, New Jersey, United States of America

32
30 8
Svenja Huth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Alzenau, Germany

33
86 59
Brandi Chastain is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
San Jose, California, United States of America

34
63 39
Isabell Herlovsen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Mönchengladbach, Germany

35
29 8
Melanie Behringer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Lörrach, Germany

36
31 10
Kerstin Stegemann is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Rheine, Germany

37
32 11
Mandy Islacker is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Essen, Germany

38
50 30
Josefine Öqvist is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Uppsala, Sweden

39
63 39
Louisa Nécib is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Marseille, France

40
52 32
Carin Jennings-Gabarra is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
East Orange, New Jersey, USA

41
53 31
Simone Laudehr is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Regensburg, Germany

42
24 6
Kim Kulig is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Herrenberg, Germany

43
24 7
Kerstin Garefrekes is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Ibbenbüren, Germany

44
44 26
Aly Wagner is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
San Jose, California, United States of America

45
25 9
Emma Lundh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
svensson77 added Emma Lundh

46
47 30
Caroline Putz is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Caroline Putz

47
58 43
Joan Dunlap-Seivold is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Joan Dunlap-Seivold

48
17 3
Morgan Brian is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
1519840171284 added morgan brian St. Simons, Georgia, United States of America

49
41 32
Joy Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Los Angeles, Inglewood, California

50
30 21
Kosovare Asllani is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kristianstad, Sweden