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FIFA's List of 10 Finalists for Women's Player of the Year.

Abby Wambach and Hope Solo

Thelma and Louise? Nope - Abby and Hope!

Hope Solo, Alex Morgan and Abby Wambach are among the top 10 players nominated for FIFA’s prestigous Women’s Player of the Year Award.

This list will be narrowed down to the top three, to be picked by the captains and head coaches of women’s national teams and international news media representatives, on December 5th. The winner will be announced January 9, 2012, in Zurich.

Be sure to check out the top-10 list and more details…and then come back to our blog and cast your vote in our poll!

Tips For Taking Penalty Kicks

Hope Solo penalty kick The U.S. Women’s World Cup loss has shone the spotlight back onto one of the sport’s most controversial aspects: penalty kicks.

With that in mind, we encourage you to check out this helpful ‘how to’ article on penalty kicks, including viewpoints from several different soccer experts.