Abby Dahlkemper, a standout for the United States women’s soccer team, is a player to watch leading up to the 2020 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. She was previously a member of the CONCACAF Women’s Championship team and SheBelieves Cup squad in 2018, along with the Tournament of Nations team in the same year.
The 26-year-old defender from Lancaster, Pennsylvania is a member of the North Carolina Courage of the National Women’s Soccer League.
Ahead of her professional career, Abby, who was raised in California and was named Gatorade California Girls Soccer Player of the Year during her time at Sacred Heart Preparatory, was a member of the UCLA Bruins women’s soccer team which won its first-ever NCAA National Championship in 2013.
Abby appeared in the 2019 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
For more photos of Abby, check out the pictures below and be sure to head on over to Instagram and click follow to join the growing list of just over 56,800 fans who can’t wait to see her next move.
2020 USA Women’s World Cup Squad
GOALKEEPERS (3): Adrianna Franch* (Portland Thorns FC), Ashlyn Harris** (Orlando Pride), Alyssa Naeher** (Chicago Red Stars)
DEFENDERS (7): Abby Dahlkemper* (NC Courage), Tierna Davidson* (Chicago Red Stars), Crystal Dunn* (NC Courage), Ali Krieger*** (Orlando Pride), Kelley O’Hara*** (Utah Royals FC), Becky Sauerbrunn*** (Utah Royals FC), Emily Sonnett* (Portland Thorns FC)
MIDFIELDERS (6): Morgan Brian** (Chicago Red Stars), Julie Ertz** (Chicago Red Stars), Lindsey Horan* (Portland Thorns FC), Rose Lavelle* (Washington Spirit), Allie Long* (Reign FC), Samantha Mewis* (NC Courage)
FORWARDS (7): Tobin Heath*** (Portland Thorns FC), Carli Lloyd**** (Sky Blue FC), Jessica McDonald* (NC Courage), Alex Morgan*** (Orlando Pride), Christen Press** (Utah Royals FC), Mallory Pugh* (Washington Spirit), Megan Rapinoe*** (Reign FC)
Best of luck to the 2020 USWNT squad during their time in France this summer.