National Women's Soccer League

Abby Wambach committed to NWSL

January 14, 2013
By Associated Press
Having played in two leagues that folded, Abby Wambach wants the new eight-team women's U.S. soccer circuit to be part of her legacy.

The newly crowned FIFA Women's Player of the Year will play for the Western New York Flash in the National Women's Soccer League, one of eight teams that will start play this spring. It succeeds the U.S. Women's United Soccer Association (2001-03) and Women's Professional Soccer (2010-12).

"I took it as a responsibility and a failure on my part ...

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