Hope Solo

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Hope Solo
Hope Solo USA Training.jpg
Hope Solo training for USA before a game.
Personal information
Full name Hope Amelia Solo
Date of birth (1981-07-30) July 30, 1981 (age 41)
Place of birth Richland, Washington
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Seattle Reign
Number 1
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000- United States 202 (0)

Hope Amelia Solo (born July 30, 1981, in Richland, Washington) is an American soccer goalkeeper. She plays for the United States women's national soccer team, and for the Seattle Reign FC of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL), the top division of women's soccer in the United States

During the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup, she got 2 official awards. The Bronze Ball and the Best Goalkeeper award.[1] Her father Jeffrey, died on June 15, 2007, because of heart failure.[2] She was part of the USA women's soccer team that won gold at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

References[change | change source]

  1. "FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011 - Awards". FIFA. Archived from the original on March 6, 2016. Retrieved September 26, 2015.
  2. "Hope Solo's World Cup quest was for her father". USA Today. Retrieved September 26, 2015.

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