ABBY WAMBACH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: Abby Wambach flipped car in 2014, left scene

Retired U.S. women’s soccer star Abby Wambach was reportedly involved in a frightening car accident in 2014 that very few people found out about. Wambach, who was arrested last month for driving while under the influence, was the driver of a Range Rover that crashed in Oregon and landed overturned on a residential property. TMZ Sports has learned that a witness called 911 shortly...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Abby Wambach apologizes for DUI arrest

Abby Wambach has taken full responsibility for her DUI arrest. The retired U.S. soccer star was arrested in Portland, Ore., at 2:20 a.m. local time Sunday and charged with misdemeanor DUI after having dinner at a friend’s house, Wambach said on Facebook. The 35-year-old former forward apologized to her fans the same day and said she would never make the mistake again. ...
Via NESN.com
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Retired soccer star Abby Wambach arrested for DUI

It’s a headline most sports fans probably never thought they’d read, but Abby Wambach is in trouble with the law. The retired U.S. soccer star was arrested early Sunday in Portland, Ore., for driving under the influence, per ESPN.com. Wambach was charged with misdemeanor DUI at 2:02 a.m. local time, according to the Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office. Wambach, 35, announced...
Via NESN.com
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Magic Johnson congratulates Abby Wambach, butchers her name

Magic Johnson thoughtfully shouted out Abby Wambach on social media Friday, but he made one big mistake. The former Los Angeles Lakers great got Wambach’s first name wrong:     That’s pretty cringe-worthy, and amazingly Johnson still had not deleted the tweet several hours later. It’s great that he thought enough of Wambach — the greatest women’s soccer player...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Abby Wambach gets standing ovation

The USWNT fans in attendance at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome erupted when Abby Wambach was substituted out of Wednesday night’s match against China. It was the final time Wambach would leave (or enter) a match at the international level, and the great ovation the fans gave her reflected that. WATCH: #USWNT‘s Abby Wambach subbed off, receives a terrific standing ovation from the...
Via The Sports Daily
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Soccer icon Abby Wambach announces retirement

Abby Wambach’s goal-scoring ways will come to an end after this year. Wambach announced Tuesday in a statement on the U.S. Soccer Federation’s website she’ll retire from professional soccer at the end of 2015. Wambach will walk away from the sport as the all-time leading goal scorer in international soccer history. “After much deliberation and talking with my friends,...
Via NESN.com
October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Abby Wambach gives wife Sarah Huffman hug, kiss after win (Video)

Abby Wambach got to add the final piece to complete her career with the USWNT with a 5-2 victory over Japan for her first World Cup. After winning the match, Wambach celebrated by draping herself in the American flag. She then went over to a special section of the stands along with many of her...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 05, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Abby Wambach's game-winning goal vs. Nigeria

By Pat Bradley So this Abby Wambach is pretty good at soccer, huh? The most decorated international goal scorer in the history of women’s soccer carved another line into her already lengthy resume Tuesday when she buried the lone goal in Team USA’s 1-0 win over Nigeria. Wow. Is there any other way to describe that? The tally, which came in the 45th minute, was the 181st...
Via NESN.com
June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida Football: Vernon Hargreaves Tweets Support For UF Alum, USWNT Star Abby Wambach

The United States Women’s National Team begins it’s World Cup quest tonight at 7:30 p.m., when they take on Australia in the opening game of pool play. The U.S. will be led by forward Abby Wambach, a two-time Olympic gold medalist and a Florida alum. Florida cornerback Vernon Hargreaves has tweeted a few times today about the Women’s World Cup, and he offered up support for...
Via College Spun
June 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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