espnW

Abby Wambach Retrospective

Grid
1 of 20
Previous
Next

Wambach ready to walk away

Photograph By Phil Ellsworth / ESPN

Shortly after the U.S. women's national team was honored Tuesday at the White House for its World Cup victory, Abby Wambach announced that she was retiring. The final game for Wambach, whose first appearance for the United States was in September 2001 when she was 21 years old, is Dec. 16.