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United States' Abby Wambach (20) and Sweden's Nilla Fischer (5) vie for the ball during second-half FIFA Women's World Cup soccer game action in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Friday, June 12, 2015. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

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United States' Abby Wambach's (20) header goes wide against Australia during the first half of a FIFA Women's World Cup soccer match in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Monday, June 8, 2015. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

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The U.S.'s Abby Wambach said the second-place finish in the 2011 World Cup put the team "in a position where people were talking about us again." (Associated Press)

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United States' forward Abby Wambach (20) goes up for the header against Canada's defender Rebecca Quinn (3) during first half of an exhibition soccer match in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thursday, May 8, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

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United States' forward Abby Wambach (20) goes up for the header against Canada's defender Rebecca Quinn (3) during first half of an exhibition soccer match in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thursday, May 8, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, John Woods)

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United State's Abby Wambach (20) high-fives teammate Carli Lloyd (10) after Wambach scored against Russia during an international friendly soccer match in Boca Raton, Fla., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. The U.S. won 7-0. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

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Nadine Angerer of Germany, left, Marta of Brazil, center, and Abby Wambach of the United, right, nominees for the FIFA Women’s World Soccer Player of the Year, attend a press conference at the FIFA Ballon d'Or Gala 2013 in Zurich, Switzerland, Monday, Jan. 13, 2014 (AP Photo/Keystone,Walter Bieri)