Her last-minute goal set a new record for latest goal ever scored in a match and was awarded ESPN's 2011 ESPY Award for Best Play of the Year.Following her performance at the 2011 World Cup, she was awarded the tournament's Bronze Boot and Silver Ball.One of the first experiences where I knew she'd be better than most, was a game of catch football. I don't think he was ready to get blasted." While playing in her first youth soccer league at age five, she was transferred from the girls' team to the boys' after scoring 27 goals in only three games.I threw the ball to one of the neighbors and Abby tackled him. As a pre-teen, she began eluding defenders by heading the ball over them and running around them.
Kristine became one of the most popular actresses while working for the Kapamilya Channel.
During her high school career, she scored 142 goals, including 34 in 1997 alone.
Mercy's soccer coach, Kathy Boughton, recalled that Wambach would stay after practice to practice diving headers – a skill that would later become her signature as an international player.
She is famous in a number of countries in Southeast Asia.
She played in many films and television shows including: Noah, Dahil May Isang Ikaw, Maalaala Mo Kaya: Gayuma, Your Song Presents: Christmas Is, Your Song Presents: Himala, Love Spell Presents: Click Na Click, Komiks Presents: Bampy Pangako Sa ’Yo, Sa Sandaling Kailangan Mo Ako, My Little Bossings, My Big Love, Enteng Kabisote 3: Okay Ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend Goes On and On and On, Enteng Kabisote: Okay ka, Fairy Ko: The Legend…
Her last game was played on December 16 in New Orleans when the United States played its last match of its 10-game Victory Tour following its win at the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup.