Abby wambach and megan rapinoe dating
Rapinoe is internationally known for her crafty style of play and her precise cross to Abby Wambach in the 122nd minute of the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup quarterfinals against Brazil, which resulted in an equalizer goal and eventual win for the Americans after a penalty kick shootout.The last-minute goal set a record for latest goal ever scored in a match and was awarded ESPN's 2011 ESPY Award for Best Play of the Year.
Sarah Huffman, 31, is a former professional soccer player who competed, most recently, with the Portland Thorns.
She also competed for nearly a decade with the United States national teams.
“I am excited to be an ally and stand up for people like me in the LGBT community,” she said in a post on the Athlete Ally website in July.
She and Wambach have been rumored to be dating for some time, but Wambach has never officially come out, although her Olympic teammate Megan Rapinoe did publicly discuss her sexuality in 2012.
She played college soccer for the Florida Gators women's soccer team and helped the team win its first NCAA Division I Women's Soccer Championship.
She played at the professional level for Washington Freedom, magic Jack, and the Western New York Flash.
The Danbury, Connecticut native has made headlines more recently for her life off-the-field, including her 2013 wedding to USWNT standout Abby Wambach.
I am proud to be an athlete ally because I dream of a world full of equal opportunities and treatment,” Huffman said.
Rapinoe is an advocate for numerous LGBT organizations, including the Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network (GLSEN) and Athlete Ally.
In 2013, she was awarded the Board of Directors Award by the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center.
), she apparently wed her longtime girlfriend, and professional soccer player, Sarah Huffman over the weekendin Hawaii, according to TMZ.