Last night, United States women’s national team striker Abby Wambach scored four first-half goals against South Korea to become the all-time leading scorer in women’s international soccer, surpassing Mia Hamm’s mark of 158 goals. The record-breaking goal came off of a header in the 29th minute of the match, sent in from a corner kick by Megan Rapinoe.
Afterwards, Mia Hamm tweeted the following message to Wambach:
Who responded with…
Wambach, 33, joined the U.S. women’s national soccer team 12 years ago, and now has 160 career international goals. Congratulations, Abby!
- Justice Antonin Scalia, who served almost 30 years on the Supreme Court as one of its most prominent and influential conservative voices, died Saturday. He was 79.
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- And U.S. Republican presidential candidates had their nastiest debate yet in South Carolina last night 🇺🇸