Kristine Lilly

Former United States Women's National Soccer Team member

Kristine Lilly is one of the greatest female soccer players in the history of the game. She retired in 2010, but is still the world’s all-time leader in international appearances, male or female, with 354. With 130 career goals, she is third all-time in US history. She played in five World Cups – winning in 1991 and 1999 – and her 30 all-time matches in World Cup play is still a US record. She is also a 2-time Olympic Gold Medalist. She was inducted in the US Olympic Hall of Fame in 2012 and US Soccer Hall of Fame in 2014.

Kristine is the co-author of the forthcoming book, ‘Powerhouse: 13 Teamwork Tactics that Build Excellence and Unrivaled Success’ (available in May 2019). She also runs and operates the Kristine Lilly Soccer Academy and is Co-Founder of TeamFirst Soccer Academy. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina with a degree in Communications.