Sarah Huffman

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Sarah Huffman is a retired American professional soccer player. Moreover, Sarah Huffman is famous for playing as a midfielder. She last played for Portland Thorns FC of the NWSL.

Early Life

Sarah Eileen Huffman best known as Sarah Huffman was born on March 5, 1984, in  Danbury, Connecticut, the United States of America. As of now, she is 38 years old and is a citizen of the United States. Moreover, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnical background and has a zodiac sign of Pisces. In addition, his nickname is Huffy. There is not much detailed information regarding her parents, siblings, and her childhood days. Additionally, we can presume that she was well-raised by her parents as a child.

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Caption: Sarah Huffman posing with her wife Abbie Wambach (Source: WWU)

Talking about her academic career, she studied her primary education at Marcus High School. During her high school career, she was a soccer player. Later, she attended the University of Virginia, where her playing started.

She began her career playing for Connecticut in her college. Sarah became a four-year starter and a top player for her alma mater after enrolling at the University of Virginia. Similarly, it was her college experience that pushed her to popularity as a midfielder. During her college career,  she scored 12 goals and assisted 28 others.

Sarah Huffman – Net Worth 2022

As a soccer player, she has earned a huge sum of money in her profession. Talking about her net worth, her estimated net worth is range from around $5 million to $8 million. Despite that, she has not disclosed her income and salary.

Professional Career

Sarah’s professional career began in 2001 with Washington Freedom Reserves. The midfielder’s career ended after just one season, with two goals in 17 games. Similarly, Roa IL, a Norwegian club, signed her on an unknown agreement for the next season. Sarah had the most success there, scoring 14 goals in 13 games for the team, which contributed to the club winning the Norwegian Cup. After playing for a season, she returned to her home in America to play for the Washington Freedom, a Maryland-based team.

Despite a generally strong performance, she only scored once in 22 games. As she moved a few hundred miles south with her teammates to the freshly rebuilt magicJack. Nonetheless, she accepted a contract from Pali Blues of the W-League. Simultaneously, the midfielder played a role in the club’s unbeaten record and ultimate win in the Western Conference Championship. Similarly, in the 2015 NWSL College Draft, the Portland Thorns accepted the Connecticuter deal for Courtney Wetzel and Kathryn Williamson in exchange for a first-round overall choice in a 2013 draft.

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Caption: Sarah Huffman playing football for American Women’s National Team (Source: The Guardian)

International career

She began with the junior teams in U-16/17/19/21/23 before going to the senior team. H her junior career was exciting since she won the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship in 2002. Sarah was able to add the Nordic Cup to her list of achievements after winning it with the U-21 team in 2004. As a result of her strong growth, she was given a spot on the senior soccer team in 2010.


She has received several awards and honors. She has won 2x NSCAA All-American and 2x Soccer America MVP. In 2004, she win the ACC Defensive Player of the Year and Virginia State Player of the Year. Likewise, in 2005, she was Soccer Buzz All-American, Soccer America MVP, and Soccer America MVP.

Relationship Status

As of now, she is single and a lesbian. But, in past, she was married to fellow soccer player Abby Wambach. On October 5, 2013, the couple walked down the hall and married in holy marriage. In addition, the event was held in a beautiful resort in Hawaii. Unfortunately, this marriage did not work out. Mary’s drug and alcohol abuse caused a split between the two. On 12 September 2016, the pair legally got divorced.

As of now, Sarah is not a part of rumors or controversy and is focused on her career.

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Caption: Sarah Huffman with her wife Abbie Wambach (Source: Bleacher Report)

Body Measurements

Sarah is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs around 57 kg. Moreover, she has black hair with brown eyes in color and there is no more information regarding her other body measurements.

Sarah Huffman – Social Media

On her Instagram, there are more than 13.5k followers. Likewise, there are more than 14.2k followers on Twitter and she is not active on Facebook.