U.S. Women's World Cup Team

Lauren Cheney
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Lauren Cheney

Forward (Age: 23, Caps: 42)

The alltime leading scorer at UCLA, Cheney was a last-minute addition to the 2008 Olympic team (for the injured Abby Wambach) and came on as a sub in each of the last three matches. Her wonder strike in stoppage time on June 5 salvaged a 1-0 victory over Mexico in the final tune-up for Germany.

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