Heather O'Reilly

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Heather O'Reilly
Heather O'Reilly Warmup.jpg
Personal information
Full name Heather Ann Werry
Date of birth (1985-01-02) January 2, 1985 (age 30)
Place of birth East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Playing position Midfielder/ winger
Club information
Current team
FC Kansas City
Number 9
Youth career
2003–2006 North Carolina Tar Heels
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 New Jersey Wildcats 9 (8)
2009–2011 Sky Blue FC 50 (4)
2012 Boston Breakers (WPSL-E)
2013–14 Boston Breakers (NWSL) 42 (14)
2015– FC Kansas City 4 (1)
National team
United States U-19
United States U-21
2002– United States 220 (41)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of July 29, 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of June 26, 2015

Heather Ann Werry[1] (born January 2, 1985), better known by her maiden name Heather O'Reilly, is an American professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for FC Kansas City of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) and the United States women's national soccer team, with whom she won three Olympic gold medals and a FIFA Women's World Cup. O'Reilly previously played for the Boston Breakers in the NWSL and Sky Blue FC of Women's Professional Soccer (WPS), and played at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Early life[edit]

Born to Andrew and Carol O'Reilly, Heather is the youngest of four children. Growing up in East Brunswick Township, New Jersey, O'Reilly attended Saint Bartholomew's School and later played on the girls soccer team at East Brunswick High School.[2] In her four-year career, she scored 143 goals.[3] As a junior in 2001, she led the team to the New Jersey state high school title.

Throughout high school, O'Reilly was a member of the National Honor Society and played on the school's basketball team.[4] During her senior year, she was named All-American and National Player of the Year by Parade Magazine.[4] In 2002, she was named the Gatorade High School National Player of the Year and the National Soccer Coaches Association Player of the Year. She was also named by Soccer America as the top college recruit in the country.[3]

University of North Carolina[edit]

O'Reilly as a Tar Heel.

O'Reilly was an education major at University of North Carolina, where she played forward for the North Carolina Tar Heels women's soccer program from 2003 through 2006. She appeared 97 times for the Tar Heels, scoring 59 goals and assisting on 49 others. She led her team to national championships in 2003 and 2006.

During her senior year, ESPN the Magazine named her the All-American Player of the Year and was awarded the NCAA's Today's Top VIII Award following her senior year.[citation needed]

In 2006, O'Reilly's No. 20 jersey was retired by the program, joining luminaries such as April Heinrichs, Lorrie Fair, Tisha Venturini, Kristine Lilly, Mia Hamm, and 13 others.[citation needed]

Playing career[edit]

Club[edit]

New Jersey Wildcats, 2004–05[edit]

O'Reilly played for New Jersey Wildcats of W-League from 2004 to 2005, winning the championship in 2005.[citation needed]

Sky Blue FC, 2009–11[edit]

O'Reilly playing for Sky Blue FC, 2010.

O'Reilly was allocated to Sky Blue FC of Women's Professional Soccer on September 16, 2008, along with fellow U.S. national team players Natasha Kai and Christie Rampone.[5] She appeared in 17 matches as co-captain during the 2009 inaugural season, leading Sky Blue to an unexpected playoff berth. During the championship 2009 Women's Professional Soccer Playoffs game against Los Angeles, she scored the only goal helping her team clinch the championship title.[citation needed]

Boston Breakers, 2012-2014[edit]

Following her husband's enrollment in Harvard Business School, O'Reilly trained with and played two matches with the Boston Breakers of the Women's Premier Soccer League Elite in 2012 after the WPS folded and during breaks with her national team duties. She was allocated to the Breakers in 2013 at the initiation of the new National Women's Soccer League.[citation needed]

International[edit]

In 2002, while still in high school, O'Reilly was named to the U.S. national team. O'Reilly made her first appearance with the United States women's national soccer team on March 1, 2002, against Sweden.

2002 FIFA U-19 Women's World Cup[edit]

Key member of USA's U-19 winning team.[6]

2004 Athens Olympics[edit]

After recovering from a broken fibula from a match the year before, O'Reilly made the national team roster for the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. At nineteen years old, she was the youngest player on the roster. On August 23, 2004, she scored the game-winning goal[7] in the Olympic semifinal match against Germany, propelling the United States into the final, in which they defeated Brazil for the gold medal.

2007 FIFA Women's World Cup[edit]

In the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup, O'Reilly scored a critical goal against North Korea in the 69th minute, which tied the game at 2–2 and saved the Americans from a devastating opening-round loss. The United States ended up taking the bronze medal, with O'Reilly scoring a goal during the 4–1 win against Norway. She was nominated as Sports Illustrated's 2007 Sportsman of the Year.[8]

2008 Beijing Olympics[edit]

O'Reilly was a part of the U.S. Women’s Team roster for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. She scored the fastest goal in Olympic women's soccer history against New Zealand to earn the team a spot in the quarterfinals.[9] She also scored a goal in the semifinal match against Japan. The team went on to defeat heavy-favorite Brazil 1–0 to win the gold medal. Prior to the Summer Games, Time magazine ranked her number 15 on its list of 100 Olympic Athletes to Watch.[10]

2011 FIFA Women's World Cup[edit]

O'Reilly was selected for the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup and in the second game of the group stage scored the first of three goals for USA against Colombia.[citation needed]

2012 London Olympics[edit]

San Jose, Calif., 2015

At the 2012 Olympics in London, she made a crucial assist in the 123rd minute of the semifinal match against Canada, sending a cross from the right to Alex Morgan who headed the ball into the goal over the hand of Erin McLeod, propelling team USA to the gold medal match against Japan.

International goals[edit]


Goal
Date
Location Opponent Lineup # Min Assist/pass Score Result Competition
1.goal 1 2002-10-06[m 1] Cary  Italy 25.

on 66' (off Hucles)

1.1 69 Julie Foudy

5250.02005 2–0

5450.04005 4–0

Nike U.S. Cup
2.goal 2 2003-01-23[m 2] Yiwu  Norway 24.

on 67' (off Milbrett)

1.1 87 Aly Wagner

5250.03005 3–1

5250.03005 3–1

Four Nations Tournament
3.goal 3 2003-06-15[m 3] Salt Lake  Ireland 4.

off 4' (on Milbrett)

1.1 2 Julie Foudy

5150.01005 1–0

5250.05005 5–0

Friendly
4.goal 4 2004-08-23[m 4] Heraklio  Germany 46.

on 75' (off Tarpley)

1.1 99 Mia Hamm

5150.02005 2–1

5150.0200 2–1 aet

Olympics: semifinal
5.goal 5 2005-07-10[m 5] Portland  Ukraine 14.

on 77' (off Milbrett)

1.1 89 Kate Markgraf

5750.07005 7–0

5750.07005 7–0

Friendly
6.goal 6 2006-03-11[m 6] Quarteira  Denmark 90Start 2.1 29 Abby Wambach

5250.02005 2–0

5550.05005 5–0

Algarve Cup: Group B
7.goal 7 2.2 31 Kristine Lilly

5350.03005 3–0

8.goal 8 2006-07-23[m 7] San Diego  Ireland 69.

off 69' (on Rapinoe)

1.1 20 Christie Welsh

5150.01005 1–0

5550.05005 5–0

Friendly
9.goal 9 2007-01-28[m 8] Guangzhou  England 90Start 1.1 17 Natasha Kai

5150.01005 1–0

5050.01005 1–1

Four Nations Tournament
10.goal 10 2007-05-12[m 9] Frisco  Canada 29.

on 62' (off Tarpley)

1.1 73 Aly Wagner

5450.06005 6–2

5450.06005 6–2

Friendly
11.goal 11 2007-08-25[m 10] Carson  Finland 90Start 1.1 76 Carli Lloyd

5450.04005 4–0

5450.04005 4–0

Friendly
12.goal 12 2007-09-11[m 11] Chengdu  Korea DPR 92+.

off 92+' (on Kai)

1.1 69 unassisted

5050.02005 2–2

5050.02005 2–2

World Cup: Group B
13.goal 13 2007-09-30[m 12] Shanghai  Norway 90Start 1.1 59 Lindsay Tarpley

5350.04005 4–1

5350.04005 4–1

World Cup: third place match
14.goal 14 2007-10-13[m 13] St. Louis  Mexico 90Start 1.1 32 Leslie Osborne

5050.01005 1–1

5450.05005 5–1

Friendly
15.goal 15 2007-10-20[m 14] Albuquerque  Mexico 90Start 1.1 62 Natasha Kai

5050.01005 1–1

5050.01005 1–1

Friendly
16.goal 16 2008-03-07[m 15] Alvor  Italy 90Start 1.1 74 unassisted

5250.02005 2–0

5250.02005 2–0

Algarve Cup: Group B
17.goal 17 2008-03-10[m 16] Alvor  Norway 70.

off 70' (on Heath)

1.1 65 Leslie Osborne

5350.03005 3–0

5450.04005 4–0

Algarve Cup: Group B
18.goal 18 2008-04-04[m 17] Juarez  Jamaica 90Start 1.1 88 Lindsay Tarpley

5550.05005 5–0

5650.06005 6–0

Olympic qualifier: Group A
19.goal 19 2008-04-09[m 18] Juarez  Costa Rica 83.

off 83' (on Hucles)

1.1 72 Natasha Kai

5250.02005 2–0

5350.03005 3–0

Olympic qualifier: semifinal
20.goal 20 2008-08-12[m 19] Shenyang  New Zealand 76.

off 76' (on Wagner)

1.1 1 Carli Lloyd

5150.01005 1–0

5450.04005 4–0

Olympics: Group G
21.goal 21 2008-08-18[m 20] Beijing  Japan 90Start 1.1 70 Heather Mitts

5250.03005 3–1

5250.04005 4–2

Olympics: semifinal
22.goal 22 2008-09-13[m 21] Philadelphia  Ireland 90Start 1.1 86 unassisted

5250.02005 2–0

5250.02005 2–0

Friendly
23.goal 23 2008-11-01[m 22] Richmond  Korea R 90Start 1.1 38 Natasha Kai

5250.02005 2–0

5350.03005 3–0

Friendly
24.goal 24 2008-11-08[m 23] Tampa  Korea R 74.

off 74' (on Dalmy)

1.1 72 Natasha Kai

5150.01005 1–0

5150.01005 1–0

Friendly
25.goal 25 2008-12-17[m 24] Detroit  China PR 62.

off 62' (on White)

1.1 32 Lindsay Tarpley

5150.01005 1–0

5150.01005 1–0

Friendly
26.goal 26 2010-05-22[m 25] Cleveland  Germany 90Start 1.1 35 Amy Rodriguez

5250.02005 2–0

5450.04005 4–0

Friendly
27.goal 27 2010-10-02[m 26] Kennesaw  China PR 62.

off 62' (on Lilly)

1.1 37 unassisted

5150.02005 2–1

5150.02005 2–1

Friendly
28.goal 28 2011-03-09[m 27] Faro  Iceland 90Start 1.1 55 Shannon Boxx

5150.03005 3–2

5250.04005 4–2

Algarve Cup: final
29.goal 29 2011-05-18[m 28] Cary  Japan 72.

off 72' (on Cheney)

1.1 69 Carli Lloyd

5250.02005 2–0

5250.02005 2–0

Friendly
30.goal 30 2011-07-02[m 29] Sinsheim  Colombia 62.

off 62' (on Heath)

1.1 12 unassisted

5150.01005 1–0

5350.03005 3–0

World Cup: Group C
31.goal 31 2012-01-20[m 30] Vancouver  Dominican 90Start 3.1 17 Ali Krieger

5450.04005 4–0

6450.14005 14–0

Olympic qualifier: Group B
32.goal 32 3.2 31 Lauren Cheney

5750.07005 7–0

33.goal 33 3.3 64 Amy Rodriguez

6450.14005 14–0

34.goal 34 2012-01-24[m 31] Vancouver  Mexico 90Start 1.1 8 unassisted

5150.01005 1–0

5450.04005 4–0

Olympic qualifier: Group B
35.goal 35 2012-09-01[m 32] Rochester  Costa Rica 45.

on 46' (off Boxx)

1.1 89 Sydney Leroux

5850.08005 8–0

5850.08005 8–0

Friendly
36.goal 36 2012-09-19[m 33] Commerce  Australia 45.

off 46' (on Rapinoe)

1.1 25 Alex Morgan

5150.01005 1–0

5450.06005 6–2

Friendly
37.goal 37 2013-10-27[m 34] San Francisco  New Zealand 90.Start 1.1 87 Christen Press

5350.04005 4–1

5350.04005 4–1

Friendly
38.goal 38 2013-02-08[m 35] Boca Raton  Russia 68.

off 68' (on Tymrak)

1.1 32 unassisted

5250.02005 2–0

5750.07005 7–0

Friendly
39.goal 39 2013-02-13[m 36] Atlanta  Russia 90.Start 1.1 83 Christen Press

5850.07005 7–0

5850.08005 8–0

Friendly
40.goal 40 2014-03-12[m 37] Parchal  Korea DPR 45.

on 46' (off Heath)

1.1 88 Carli Lloyd

5350.03005 3–0

5350.03005 3–0

Algarve: seventh place match
41.goal 41 2014-09-13[m 38] Sandy  Mexico 30.

on 60' (off Press)

1.1 75 Alex Morgan

5850.08005 8–0

5850.08005 8–0

Friendly

Honors[edit]

Team[edit]

Individual[edit]

Endorsements[edit]

O'Reilly has endorsement deals with Adidas and TRX Training. In 2013, she appeared in a commercial for Adidas' Adizero™ running shoe.[11]

In popular culture[edit]

Magazines[edit]

In 2008, Time listed profiled O'Reilly as the #15 Olympic Athlete to Watch in their list of 100 Olympic Athletes To Watch.[12] She has been featured in Fitness,[13] Shape,[14] Teen Vogue,[15] Sports Illustrated,[16] and Boston Magazine.[17]

Television and film[edit]

O'Reilly has made appearances with her national teammates on Late Night with David Letterman, The Today Show,[18][19] The Rachel Maddow Show[20] and Good Morning America.[21] She was featured in the film, Winning Isn't Everything about the women's soccer program at the University of North Carolina.[22]

Personal life[edit]

O'Reilly married former UNC lacrosse player Dave Werry, whom she met when the two attended UNC, in 2011.[23]

She is nicknamed HAO, the initials for 'Heather Ann O'Reilly' and pronounced 'hey-oh'.[24]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015™ List of Players: USA" (PDF). FIFA. July 6, 2015. Retrieved July 25, 2015. 
  2. ^ Staff. North Carolina's Heather O'Reilly Captures Honda Soccer Award, Atlantic Coast Conference press release dated December 20, 2006. Retrieved February 13, 2011. "The East Brunswick, N.J. Native Is Also Automatically Nominated for Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year Award."
  3. ^ a b "Heather O'Reilly". U.S. Soccer Federation. Retrieved 7 December 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Heather O'Reilly". University of North Carolina, Chapel Hil. Retrieved 7 December 2014. 
  5. ^ Goff, Steve. "Soccer Insider – WPS Allocation List". Voices.washingtonpost.com. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  6. ^ http://www.ussoccer.com/players/2014/03/15/05/06/heather-oreilly#tab-3
  7. ^ Steve Politi/Star-Ledger. "Ledger Archives: Heather O'Reilly lifts team into the finals". NJ.com. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  8. ^ Nicki Jhabvala (November 13, 2007). "SI.com – 2007 Sportsman of the Year – My Sportsman: Heather O'Reilly – Tuesday November 13, 2007 2:47PM". Sportsillustrated.cnn.com. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  9. ^ Martin Mejia (August 12, 2008). "East Brunswick's Heather O'Reilly leads U.S. women's soccer team into quarterfinals". NJ.com. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  10. ^ Gregory, Sean (July 24, 2008). "15. Heather O'Reilly – 100 Olympic Athletes to Watch". TIME. Retrieved 2011-10-03. 
  11. ^ "O'Reilly Adidas Commercial". Game Changing Films. January 26, 2013. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  12. ^ Gregory, Sean (July 24, 2008). "100 Olympic Athletes To Watch". Time. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  13. ^ Magno, Marianne (July 27, 2012). "Olympic Moments With Heather O’Reilly…and an adidas Giveaway!". Fitness. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  14. ^ Nuñez, Alanna (July 16, 2012). "Go for the Gold! Workout Secrets from Top Olympic Athletes". Shape. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  15. ^ "Q&A With Soccer Star Heather O'Reilly!". Teen Vogue. August 2, 2010. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  16. ^ Segura, Melissa (February 3, 2003). "Date With Destiny". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  17. ^ Kahn, Madison (March 2013). "Reverse the Curse: Boston Breakers and Women’s Soccer Make a Comeback". Boston Magazine. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  18. ^ "WNT Appears On NBC's Today Show". US Soccer Federation. May 13, 2008. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  19. ^ Thach, Yenly (July 19, 2011). "NBC's 'Today Show': Women’s Soccer Team, The New Heroes and Trendsetter". Gather. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  20. ^ Maddow, Rachel (July 19, 2011). "US women’s soccer returns to jubilant reception". MSNBC. Retrieved 3 November 2013. 
  21. ^ "The U.S. Women's Soccer Team on GMA 7–19–11". Celeb TV. April 11, 2012. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  22. ^ "Winning Isn't Everything". IMDB. Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  23. ^ Rogers, Martin (July 11, 2011). "O'Reilly makes wedding plans after World Cup". Yahoo Sports. Retrieved July 25, 2015. 
  24. ^ "What's In A Name? - U.S. Soccer". US Soccer. April 4, 2013. Retrieved July 25, 2015. 
Match reports
  1. ^ "U.S. Clinches 2002 Nike U.S. Women's Cup with 4–0 Win Over Italy". U.S.Soccer. 
  2. ^ "U.S. Women Down Norway 3–1 to Open Four Nations Tournament in China". U.S.Soccer. 
  3. ^ "Wambach Scores Twice as U.S. Downs Ireland, 5–0, in Utah". U.S.Soccer. 
  4. ^ "U.S. WNT Down Germany 2–1 in Overtime of Olympic Semifinal". U.S.Soccer. 
  5. ^ "U.S. Women's National Team Earns 7–0 Win Against Ukraine". U.S.Soccer. 
  6. ^ "U.S. WNT Defeats Denmark, 5–0, in Second Group B Match of 2006 Algarve Cup". U.S.Soccer. 
  7. ^ "U.S. Women Dominate Ireland, 5–0, as Defender Cat Whitehill Scores Twice". U.S.Soccer. 
  8. ^ "U.S. Women Tie England, 1–1, at Four Nations Tournament". U.S.Soccer. 
  9. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Canada, 6–2, in Frisco, Texas, As Run to the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup Continues". U.S.Soccer. 
  10. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Finland, 4–0, at The Home Depot Center; U.S. Finish Domestic Schedule Undefeated and Now Head To The 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup in China". U.S.Soccer. 
  11. ^ "Wambach and O'Reilly Score as U.S. Women Tie North Korea, 2–2, to Open 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup". U.S.Soccer. 
  12. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Norway, 4–1, to Take Third Place". U.S.Soccer. 
  13. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Mexico, 5–1, at Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis in First of Three Matches to End 2007 Schedule". U.S.Soccer. 
  14. ^ "U.S. Women End 2007 Schedule With 1–1 Draw Against Mexico; O'Reilly Scores For USA, Her Seventh Goal of the Year". U.S.Soccer. 
  15. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Italy, 2–0, at 2008 Algarve Cup; Tarpley and O'Reilly Score For USA in Second Straight Shutout". U.S.Soccer. 
  16. ^ "U.S. Women Roll Past Norway, 4–0, at 2008 Algarve Cup; WNT Advances to Sixth Straight Algarve Cup Final". U.S.Soccer. 
  17. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Jamaica, 6–0, to Open Olympic Qualifying; Wambach Scores Twice at USA is Through to Semifinals". U.S.Soccer. 
  18. ^ "U.S. WOMEN'S NATIONAL TEAM QUALIFIES FOR 2008 BEIJING OLYMPICS WITH 3–0 VICTORY OVER COSTA RICA". U.S.Soccer. 
  19. ^ "U.S. Advances to Olympic Quarterfinals with 4–0 Victory Against New Zealand". U.S.Soccer. 
  20. ^ "U.S. Women Comeback for 4–2 Win Against Japan, Face Brazil in Gold Medal Match". U.S.Soccer. 
  21. ^ "U.S. Women Open Achieve Your Gold Tour With 2–0 Win Against Ireland in Philadelphia". U.S.Soccer. 
  22. ^ "U.S. Women Earn Fourth Victory on Achieve Your Gold Tour With 3–1 Win Over South Korea". U.S.Soccer. 
  23. ^ "Heather O'Reilly Nets Ninth Goal of 2008 As U.S. Women Defeat Korea Republic 1–0 in Tampa". U.S.Soccer. 
  24. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat China PR 1–0 in Final Match of Achieve Your Gold Tour to Finish Historic Year With 33–1–2 Record". U.S.Soccer. 
  25. ^ "Wambach Scores Twice, Lilly and O'Reilly Add Goals As U.S. Women Roll to Impressive 4–0 Victory Against Germany". U.S.Soccer. 
  26. ^ "Two First Half Goals Give U.S. Women 2–1 Win against China". U.S.Soccer. 
  27. ^ "U.S. WNT Defeats Iceland For 2011 Algarve Cup Title". U.S.Soccer. 
  28. ^ "U.S. Women Defeat Japan 2–0 in Cary, N.C., as Rodriguez and O'Reilly Score". U.S.Soccer. 
  29. ^ "U.S. Secures Place in Quarterfinal Phase of 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup with Dominating 3–0 Victory against Colombia". U.S.Soccer. 
  30. ^ "U.S. Women’s National Team Opens 2012 CONCACAF Olympic Women’s Qualifying With Record Performance in 14–0 Rout of Dominican Republic". U.S.Soccer. 
  31. ^ "U.S. Women’s National Team Wins Group B at 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying with 4–0 Victory Against Mexico". U.S.Soccer. 
  32. ^ "U.S. Women's National Team Topples Costa Rica 8–0 to Open Fan Tribute Tour in Rochester". U.S.Soccer. 
  33. ^ "U.S. Women's National Team Provides Head Coach Pia Sundhage with 6–2 Victory in Final Match in Charge". U.S.Soccer. 
  34. ^ "U.S. WNT Defeats New Zealand 4–1 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco". U.S. Soccer Federation. 
  35. ^ "U.S. WNT Rolls to 7-0 Victory Against Russia in Boca Raton, Fla.". U.S. Soccer Federation. 
  36. ^ "U.S. WNT Routs Russia 8-0 in Second Leg in Front of 16,133 Fans at Georgia Dome". U.S. Soccer Federation. 
  37. ^ "U.S. WNT Blanks Korea DPR 3-0 for Seventh Place at Algarve Cup". U.S.Soccer. March 12, 2014. 
  38. ^ "U.S. WNT Routs Mexico 8-0 as Hope Solo Earns Record 72nd Clean Sheet". U.S.Soccer. September 13, 2014. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Crothers, Tim (2010), The Man Watching: Anson Dorrance and the University of North Carolina Women's Soccer Dynasty, Macmillan, ISBN 1429946261
  • Grainey, Timothy (2012), Beyond Bend It Like Beckham: The Global Phenomenon of Women's Soccer, University of Nebraska Press, ISBN 0803240368
  • Lisi, Clemente A. (2010), The U.S. Women's Soccer Team: An American Success Story, Scarecrow Press, ISBN 0810874164
  • Stevens, Dakota (2011), A Look at the Women's Professional Soccer Including the Soccer Associations, Teams, Players, Awards, and More, BiblioBazaar, ISBN 1241047464
  • Stewart, Barbara (2012), Women's Soccer: The Passionate Game, Greystone Books Ltd, ISBN 1926812603

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