Abby Wambach Bio

(Soccer player, coach, author)

Relationship Statistics of Abby Wambach

What is Abby Wambach marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Abby Wambach get married ? (married date):November, 2016
Is Abby Wambach having any relationship affair ?: No

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Abby Wambach is a married woman. She has been married to Glennon Doyle Melton, an author. The relationship between them was proved in November 2016. The couple announced their engagement in February 2017. The pair has not shared any children till date.

Previously, she married her longtime girlfriend Sarah Huffman on  October 5, 2013, but in her September 2016 biography, she revealed that she and her wife are divorcing.

Who is Abby Wambach?

Abby Wambach is an American retired soccer player, coach, and author. She is the FIFA Women’s World Cup champion and two- time Olympic gold medallist.

Abby Wambach: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality, Ethnicity

She was born on June 2, 1980, in Rochester, New York, USA. Her birth name is Mary Abigail Wambach. She was born to mother Judy Wambach and father Pete Wambach. Also, Abby was raised by her parents along with her six older siblings- four brothers and two sisters.

Abby Wambach
Caption: Abby Wambach and Glennon Doyle (Source: Glamour)

She holds American citizenship but her ethnicity is unknown.

Abby Wambach: Education, School/College University

She joined Our Lady of Mercy High School from 1994 to 1998. After that, he enrolled at the University of Florida in a full athletic scholarship from 1998 to 2001.

Abby Wambach: Professional Life and Career

She played for Florida Gators women’s soccer team from 1998 to 2001 while she was a student at University of Florida. Her career records were 96 goals, 24 game-winning goals, 50 assists, 242 points, and 10 hat tricks, setting a new record in her university.

Later, she was selected by the Washington Freedom during the first round of the 2002 WUSA Draft for the second season of the Women’s United Soccer Association (WUSA).

Abby Wambach has played for Women’s Premier Soccer League (WPSL) in summer 2005 where she appeared in five games, serving three assists, and scoring five goals.

After new professional league, Wambach was assigned with  Washington Freedom after Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) was formed in 2008.

Similarly, she was allocated to the National Women’s Soccer League club,  and then to Western New York Flash and to  U.S. women’s national soccer team (USWNT) from 2003 to 2015.

In addition, she played in FIFA Women’s World Cup (2003, 2007, 2011, 2015), Summer Olympics (2004, 2008, 2012).

Moreover, she is also an author and has written autobiographies Forward: My Story Young Readers’ Edition (2016), Forward: A Memoir (2016), and inspirational book Wolfpack.

Abby Wambach: Awards, Nominations

She was two gold medals in the Olympics and she retired in 2015 having won six U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year award.

Abby Wambach: Net Worth($4M), Income, Salary

She has an estimated net worth of around $4 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.

Abby Wambach: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

During the Women’s World Cup elimination game against Colombia, she missed the penalty kick by launching it high. Although the team won, many of her fans criticized her performance.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Abby Wambach has a height of 5 ft. 11 inches and weighs 81 kg. Also, he has blue eyes and blonde hair. She wears shoes of size 11(US).

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

Abby Wambach has around 657k followers on Instagram, about 730k followers on Twitter, and around 574k followers on Facebook.

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