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Wambach: Solo’s ‘cowards’ comment was ‘playground stuff’

Wambach: Solo’s ‘cowards’ comment was ‘playground stuff’

The Equalizer Staff September 16, 2016 233

Abby Wambach says she disagrees with how Hope Solo classified Sweden as “a bunch of cowards” after the United States women’s national team’s loss in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Rio Olympics. Wambach, appearing

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Wambach tells AP she abused alcohol, prescription drugs

Wambach tells AP she abused alcohol, prescription drugs

The Equalizer Staff September 12, 2016 251

In an interview with Anne M Peterson of The Associated Press, longtime United States national team star Abby Wambach said she spent years abusing alcohol and prescription drugs. Wambach, 36, said she has been

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Abby Wambach signs multi-platform deal with ESPN

Abby Wambach signs multi-platform deal with ESPN

The Equalizer Staff May 4, 2016 59

Abby Wambach has signed a multi-year agreement to join ESPN in a wide-ranging role. Soccer’s all-time international goal scorer will launch a bi-weekly podcast later this month called Fearless Conversation with Abby Wambach. This

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Abby Wambach pleads guilty to DUII

Abby Wambach pleads guilty to DUII

The Equalizer Staff April 13, 2016 36

Abby Wambach pleaded guilty on Tuesday to driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII), and has agreed to enroll in a diversion program available to first-time offenders. The Oregonian reported the story. If Wambach

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Wambach arrested for driving under influence

Wambach arrested for driving under influence

The Equalizer Staff April 3, 2016 260

Retired United States women’s national team legend Abby Wambach was arrested early Sunday morning in Portland, Ore., for driving under the influence of intoxicants (DUII). Multnoham County Sheriff records show that the 35-year-old Wambach

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Bedoya, Altidore tweet jokes about Wambach’s DUII

Bedoya, Altidore tweet jokes about Wambach’s DUII

The Equalizer Staff April 3, 2016 165

“One Nation. One Team.” That’s U.S. Soccer’s marketing slogan meant to unite a nation — players and supporters of the men’s, women’s and youth national teams. Everyone plays for the same crest — yes,

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Abby Wambach gets her own Barbie doll

Abby Wambach gets her own Barbie doll

The Equalizer Staff February 4, 2016 41

Abby Wambach is getting her own Barbie doll. Mattel, the makers of the iconic Barbie doll for the past 57 years, recently revealed that the company would get with the times and start making dolls

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Abby Wambach to campaign for Hillary Clinton

Abby Wambach to campaign for Hillary Clinton

Eric Scatamacchia January 5, 2016 285

In her first public appearance since retiring, U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach is set to campaign for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire this week. On Friday, Wambach will appear with actor

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2015 Year in Review: U.S. women’s national team

2015 Year in Review: U.S. women’s national team

Jeff Kassouf December 31, 2015 20

My, how time flies. Here on this final day of the year of 2015, the United States stands atop the women’s soccer world again. The Americans have done so during each of the last

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Abby Wambach’s parting message: ‘Forget me’

Abby Wambach’s parting message: ‘Forget me’

The Equalizer Staff December 17, 2015 401

Abby Wambach tried to contain her emotions on Wednesday while playing in her final competitive match. She scored 184 goals in 255 appearances for the United States women’s national team, retiring after Wednesday’s surprising

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