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

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Marta is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Marta Dois Riachos, Brazil

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

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

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Homare Sawa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Homare Sawa Fuchu, Japan

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

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

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Michelle Akers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Michelle Akers Santa Clara, California, United States of America

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Madeleine Giske is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Madeleine Giske Nuremberg, Germany

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Anja Mittag is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Anja Mittag Chemnitz, Germany

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Victoria Sandell Svensson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Victoria Sandell Svensson Borås, Sweden

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Guro Knutsen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Guro Knutsen Norway

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

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Sofia Jakobsson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Sofia Jakobsson Örnsköldsvik, Sweden

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Hope Solo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Hope Solo Richland, Tri-Cities, Washington

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Alexandra Popp is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Alexandra Popp Witten, Germany

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Sara Thunebro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Sara Thunebro Strängnäs, Sweden

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Christine Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Christine Sinclair Burnaby, Canada

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Solveig Gulbrandsen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Solveig Gulbrandsen Oslo, Norway

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

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Kelly Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
wiabux added Kelly Smith Watford, United Kingdom

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

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Heather Mitts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Heather Mitts Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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Nilla Fischer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Nilla Fischer Kristianstad, Sweden

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Conny Pohlers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
JonathanWeider added Conny Pohlers Halle, Germany

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

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

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

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Cindy Parlow Cone is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Cindy Parlow Cone Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America

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Lisa Dahlkvist is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Lisa Dahlkvist Stockholm, Sweden

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

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Melanie Behringer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Melanie Behringer Lörrach, Germany

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

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Svenja Huth is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Svenja Huth Alzenau, Germany

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

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Louisa Nécib is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Louisa Nécib Marseille, France

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Kerstin Stegemann is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Kerstin Stegemann Rheine, Germany

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Mandy Islacker is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Mandy Islacker Essen, Germany

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Josefine Öqvist is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Josefine Öqvist Uppsala, Sweden

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Kim Kulig is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Kim Kulig Herrenberg, Germany

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

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Simone Laudehr is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Badgerboy added Simone Laudehr Regensburg, Germany

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Aly Wagner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Aly Wagner San Jose, California, United States of America

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Kerstin Garefrekes is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Kerstin Garefrekes Ibbenbüren, Germany

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Caroline Putz is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Caroline Putz

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Emma Lundh is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
svensson77 added Emma Lundh

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

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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

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Kosovare Asllani is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
beneluxian added Kosovare Asllani Kristianstad, Sweden

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Joy Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Female Soccer Players of All Time
Joy Fawcett Inglewood, Los Angeles, California