Hope Solo Biography

(Soccer Goalkeeper)

Hope Solo is an American former soccer goalkeeper. Likely, she was a goalkeeper for the United States women's national soccer team from 2000 to 2016 and is a World Cup champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist.

More about the relationship

Hope Solo officially started dating former NFL star, Jerramy Stevens in August 2012. Their love story to date stands out as one of the most bizarre ones in the history of sports.

In November 2012, cops were called to their houses for an alleged domestic violence incident. The call was made by her brother. They had got into an argument over where to live after getting married.

Jerramy was arrested but was released on the following day. And, after his release, they got married in a small and intimate wedding ceremony.

This couple is now blessed with two children (twins). They are Lozen Orianna Judith Stevens and Vittorio Genghis Stevens and were born on March 4, 2020.

Relationship Facts of Hope Solo

  • Hope Solo is married to Jerramy Stevens {Compare Couple}.
  • Hope Solo married on November 13, 2012.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 95 days 💑
  • She is mother of Two (Lozen Orianna Judith Stevens, Vittorio Genghis Stevens).
  • Hope Solo is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Hope Solo?

Hope Solo is an American former soccer goalkeeper. Likely, she was a goalkeeper for the United States women’s national soccer team from 2000 to 2016 and is a World Cup champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist.

She is also famous as the top female goalkeeper in the world.

Hope Solo: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Hope Solo was born on July 30, 1981, in Richland, Washington, the United States. Her birth name is Hope Amelia Solo.

Hope’s father’s name is Jeffrey Solo, who was an Italian-American Vietnam War veteran and her mother’s name is Judy Lynn. Her parents divorced when she was six years old.

She has three siblings namely, Teresa, Dave, and Marcus. Hope holds American citizenship and mixed (Italian- English- German- Polish- Spanish-French) ethnicity.

Her birth sign is Leo.


Talking about Hope’s education history, she studied at ‘Richland High School’.

Then, after graduating from school, Solo went to study speech communications at the ‘University of Washington in 1999.

Hope Solo: Professional Life, Career

Talking about her profession, Solo was drafted by the ‘Women’s United Soccer Association team ‘Philadelphia Charge’ in 2003.

Likewise, she took the field in eight matches, securing her first professional shutout against the ‘Atlantic Beat’.

After WUSA suspended operations in 2003, she traveled to Europe and played for the Swedish club ‘Kopparbergs/Göteborg’ in 2004, and the French club ‘Olympique Lyonnais Féminin’ in 2005.

Olympics, 2008

Similarly, she gave a stellar performance in the US’ successful bid for the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Then, she joined ‘Saint Louise Athletica, a team in the ‘Women’s Professional Soccer league, on September 16, 2008.

She ended the season conceding fourteen goals in seventeen matches.

During 2010 and 2011, she signed with ‘Atlanta Beat’ and ‘MagicJack’, respectively.

She received a $2,500 fine for her remarks against the match officials and the league following her team’s loss to ‘Washington Freedom.’

FIFA Women’s World Cup

The US national women’s soccer team emerged as the runner-up of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup after losing the final to Japan in a penalty shootout.

Moreover, for the 2012 club season, she played for ‘Seattle Sounders Women’. Basically, Solo joined ‘Seattle Reigns FC’ in 2013 for the inaugural season of the ‘National Women’s Soccer League’.

In 2013, she also participated in Dancing with the Stars, season 13 and her partner was Maksim Chmerkovskiy.

Hope Solo: life post-2016

Then, she took ‘personal leave’ from the club in 2016, after appearing in 54 matches spanning 3 seasons.

Besides that, Solo published her autobiography, ‘Solo: A Memoir of Hope’, which was co-authored with sports journalist Ann Killion, on August 14, 2012, through ‘HarperCollins Publishers.

It opened at #3 spot on ‘The New York Times Best Seller list in the hardcover non-fiction category.

Likewise, Solo also later became a part of the US 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup squad that eventually lifted the cup following their 5-2 victory over Japan on July 5, 2015.

At the time of the suspension, she had appeared in 202 international matches with a record of 102 shutouts.

Hope Solo’s Achievements

Solo won the ‘FIFA Women World Cup Golden Glove twice’, in 2011 and 2015, and made it to the tournament’s all-star team in those years as well.

Similarly, she was also the winner of the Bronze Ball in 2011.

Net Worth, Income, Salary

Hope Solo has an estimated net worth of around $4 million as of 2022 and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career.

Hope Solo has a lucrative endorsement deal with sportswear giants, like Nike.

Likewise, she has done endorsement work (and appeared in commercials) for the following brands Seiko, EA Sports, Simple Skincare, Gatorade, BlackBerry, Ubisoft, Bank of America, Western Union, LX Ventures, Inc., Mobio, Organically Raw, ESPN’s SportsCenter.

Hope Solo’s Scandal, Rumors

She was arrested during the time of the two misdemeanor counts and was made guilty of the assault in the 4th degree.

Another rumor was Solo was also arrested during the year 2014, January 21.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Hope has a height of 5 feet 9 inches and she weighs is 68Kg. Additionally, she has a measurement of 37-27-38 inches and her bra size is 36A.

Hope’s hair color is dark brown and her eyes color is blue. Hence, her dress size is 10 (US) and her shoe size is 10 (US).

Social Media Handles

She is active on social sites and has a website. She has around 1.9M followers on her Facebook. Around 1.19M followers on her Twitter, and she has around 1M followers on her Instagram.


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