10 Best Female Soccer Players – Greatest Female Football Players

 The best female soccer player in 2017 is Christine Sinclair who plays for Canada and is captain of Canada’s National team. Soccer is the most beloved game in the world today. Now this game is extended to females, and many best female soccer players are present in the soccer world. Soccer is a game where people are crying over their team’s defeat. After cricket, it is the most famous in all over the world. Soccer required a lot of strength and stamina from the player. A player should be quick in their decision when he is on the field. Just like a male, the female also has much passion for this game. You can also read an interesting article about the fastest football players in the world. Also, check out the article about the most beautiful sportswomen.

Professional players not only play for their benefit but also for their team’s success. Today we discuss the ten best female soccer players in the world. These females are doing a fantastic job in this field and making their country proud. Let’s read about the top 10 best female soccer players in the world in 2017.

10. Lotta Schelin – Swedish

Lyon’s Swedish forward Lotta Schelin takes part in a training session on April 8, 2010 in Lyon, ahead of Lyon’s Women’s Champion’s League semi-final football match against Umea. AFP PHOTO/PHILIPPE DESMAZES

Lotta Schelin is an active Swedish soccer player in the world. She is playing as a striker for Sweden’s women’s national team since 2004. One of the very quick and sharp players and excellently represented her country in many tournaments. Her fellow Zlatan Ibrahimovic is compared with her because of her height and strength. She has a unique offensive technique during the game. The unique feminine body of this player and joyful spirit make her fans cheer and laugh.

9. Kim Little – Scotland

Kim is an outstanding Scottish player at her age. She has amazing leading qualities and recently plays for Seattle Reign FC in the National Women’s Soccer League. She appeared at the age of 16 at the Senior international level to represent Scotland. Kim has also served the FA WSL club Arsenal Ladies and Melbourne City in the Australian W-League. Under her leadership time with Arsenal, her team won two WSL Continental Cups, three FA Cups, one Premier League Cup, and five league titles.

Because of her outstanding performance, she was selected for England’s squad and reached the quarterfinal of the 2012 London Olympics. Her success and nominations are enough to prove her the best soccer player. In 2010 she was called FA‘s women’s player of the year and in 2013 won the PFA women’s players award as player of the year.

8. Sydney Leroux – Canada – America

Sydney Leroux of the US, who scored the opening goal, heads for the goal against Mexico on May 17, 2015 in Carson, California. The US and Mexico’s women’s national team remain tied 1-1 at halftime during their pre-World Cup friendly. AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sydney is the current best female soccer player in the world. She started her international career in Canada and played for Canada’s U-19 national team. But in 2008 her interest shifted toward the US and began to play for the US women’s national under-20 soccer team. After a long time, She was selected to the senior team of the US in 2012. Sydney is also a winner of the Summer Olympics champion team. Recently she is considered one of the best strikers in female soccer.

7. Amandine Henry – French

Amandine is one of the best French defensive midfield soccer players in the world. She made her debut in 2009 for the French senior team. Currently, she is playing for the American club Portland Thorns in NWSL. Henry won many awards like the Silver ball award and was ranked as the 2nd best player at the 2015 FIFA women’s world cup. Their talent of Henry included her as the best player in Europe in 2015. The fans of soccer players have no limit happiness when she is becoming the finalist in the annual UEFA best women’s player in Europe award behind Célia Šašić.

6. Hope Solo – America

Hope is an American top soccer goalkeeper as well as in the world. The two times winner of Olympics gold medalists in 2008 and 2012 has served the US women’s national soccer team since 2000. This superstar represented her country very well all over the world. In the 2007 FIFA women’s world cup her role was remarkable to reach the US team to the semifinal.  In 2011 her exceptional skills raised the US team in FIFA women’s world cup again, and they defeated Brazil in the quarter-final. The rack Solo has the Golden Glove award as the best goalkeeper and Bronze Ball award for her performance at the tournament.

5. Dzsenifer Marozsán – German

The youngest best German soccer player Dzsenifer Marozsán plays for the 1. FFC Frankfurt. She is the youngest goalkeeper at the age of 15 years and the youngest soccer player in the Bundesliga. In 2010 she made her debut for the German National team. Today she has vital importance in a team. She is playing as a midfielder and is the best female player in the soccer world.

4. Marta – Brazil

MONTREAL, QC – JUNE 09: Marta #10 of Brazil reacts to a call during the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Group E match against Korea Republic at Olympic Stadium on June 9, 2015 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images)

Marta is a phenomenal soccer player and plays as a forward. She is one of the best Brazilian female soccer players in the present era and plays for the Brazil women’s national team. Marta earned her name in the football world because of her excellent skills and speed. Her career is full of success and was awarded five consecutive times from 2006-2010 for FIFA World Cup player. Recently she is also playing for FC Rosengard of the Swedish Damallsvenskan. She is the highest goal scorer in FIFA Women’s world cup. Marta is the winner of the 2007 women’s world cup and won Golden Boot Award and Golden Ball award. In the 2015 FIFA Women’s world cup she has worth being watchable.

3. Alex Morgan – America

Alex is one of the best and hottest female soccer players in the world. A real combination of skills and beauty can see in this player. She served the Portland Thorns FC of the National Women’s Soccer League as a forward. At the 2011 FIFA Women’s world cup she is the youngest player. In the 2012 London Olympics, she scored the game-winning goal in 123 rd minute of the semifinal against Canada. Many sports sites declared her the sexiest and most intelligent soccer player. She is the only American player who scores 20 goals and collects 20 assists in the same year. Another achievement of Alex is being a U.S. soccer female athlete of the year 2012. She is considered a sign of hope at a tough time for her team.

2. Carli Lloyd – America

Carli is a top-class United States soccer player on the US Women’s national team and also plays for Huston Dash. She received fame at the international level winning goals in the finals of the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics and winning a gold medal. My active role as Lloyd in the 2007 FIFA Women’s world cup collects bronze medals and silver at the 2011 FIFA Women’s world cup. In the 2015 FIFA Women’s world cup she is the only woman who scored three goals in the final and defeated Japan and also nominated the FIFA Women’s world player of the year. No doubt one of the most remarkable players in the soccer world.

1. Christine Sinclair – Canada

At the top of the best female soccer players is Canadian soccer player Christine Sinclair who is also the Captain of the Canadian national team. She is Canada’s leading goal scorer and second international goal scorer behind Abby Wambach. This active female soccer player has scored 162 goals. After Abby Wambach who has retired from the soccer world, she is the most active and best player in this field. She was nominated and won twelve times Canada soccer player of the year award and was also the Olympic bronze medalist. Today she was represented by Portland Thorns FC. Christine is also nominated for FIFA player of the year six times.

What Are the Top 10 Best Female Soccer Players in 2017

Sr. NoBest Female Soccer PlayersCountry Team
1Christine SinclairCanada
2Carli LloydAmerica
3Alex MorganAmerica
5Dzsenifer MarozsánGerman
6Hope SoloAmerica
7Amandine HenryFrench
8Sydney LerouxAmerica
9Kim LittleScotland
10Lotta SchelinSwedish


We conclude from this article these women have extraordinary strength and stamina because soccer is a game of nerves. These women feel proud of their country and their parents as well. These football players are famous all over the world and have a lot of fans.

Mr. Yasir Asif at strongestinworld is team member who loves to write informational articles, find information and share the learning with the community.

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