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.
list ordered by

1
478 281
Mia Hamm is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Selma, Alabama, United States of America

2
507 291
Alex Morgan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Diamond Bar, California, United States of America

3
393 227
Marta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Dois Riachos, Brazil

4
164 80
Madeleine Giske is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Nuremberg, Germany

5
177 90
Birgit Prinz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Frankfurt, Germany

6
159 79
Lotta Schelin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Trångsund

7
143 68
Homare Sawa is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Fuchu, Japan

8
128 59
Guro Knutsen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Norway

9
324 199
Abby Wambach is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Rochester, New York, United States of America

10
162 85
Victoria Sandell Svensson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Borås, Sweden

11
115 52
Caroline Seger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Helsingborg, Sweden

12
162 85
Anja Mittag is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Chemnitz, Germany

13
175 98
Michelle Akers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Santa Clara, California, United States of America

14
71 20
Tabea Kemme is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Stade, Germany

15
114 49
Sara Thunebro is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Strängnäs, Sweden

16
128 63
Sofia Jakobsson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Örnsköldsvik, Sweden

17
108 50
Alexandra Popp is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Witten, Germany

18
118 59
Solveig Gulbrandsen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Oslo, Norway

19
81 31
Nilla Fischer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kristianstad, Sweden

20
108 57
Conny Pohlers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Halle, Germany

21
185 118
Christine Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Burnaby, Canada

22
111 66
Kelly Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
wiabux added Watford, United Kingdom

23
69 30
Marie Hammarström is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Glanshammar, Sweden

24
67 29
Lisa Dahlkvist is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Stockholm, Sweden

25
43 10
Svenja Huth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Alzenau, Germany

26
113 69
Kristine Lilly is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
New York City, New York, United States of America

27
105 60
Christie Rampone is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America

28
42 11
Kerstin Stegemann is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Rheine, Germany

29
288 203
Hope Solo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Tri-Cities, Richland, Washington

30
44 13
Mandy Islacker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Essen, Germany

31
40 10
Melanie Behringer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Lörrach, Germany

32
129 84
Heather Mitts is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

33
76 41
Cindy Parlow Cone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

34
140 89
Tobin Heath is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
StanleyHolt added Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States of America

35
75 41
Isabell Herlovsen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Mönchengladbach, Germany

36
61 31
Josefine Öqvist is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Uppsala, Sweden

37
32 7
Kim Kulig is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Herrenberg, Germany

38
33 8
Kerstin Garefrekes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Ibbenbüren, Germany

39
63 33
Simone Laudehr is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Regensburg, Germany

40
34 11
Emma Lundh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
svensson77 added Emma Lundh

41
56 33
Carin Jennings-Gabarra is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
East Orange, New Jersey, USA

42
55 31
Caroline Putz is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Caroline Putz

43
69 44
Heather O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
East Brunswick Township, New Jersey, USA

44
64 44
Joan Dunlap-Seivold is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Joan Dunlap-Seivold

45
47 27
Aly Wagner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
San Jose, California, United States of America

46
63 41
Louisa Nécib is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Marseille, France

47
86 68
Brandi Chastain is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
San Jose, California, United States of America

48
17 4
Morgan Brian is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
finneganj1 added morgan brian St. Simons, Georgia, United States of America

49
20 8
Silke Rottenberg is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Euskirchen, Germany

50
34 24
Kosovare Asllani is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kristianstad, Sweden