EDMONTON, AB - JUNE 22: Alex Morgan #13 of the United States scores her first goal against goalkeeper Stefany Castano #1 of Colombia in the second half in the FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 Round of 16 match at Commonwealth Stadium on June 22, 2015 in Edmonton, Canada.
She was included on the 2015 Time 100 list as one of the most influential people in the world.
Wambach played college soccer for the Florida Gators women's soccer team while attending the University of Florida and helped the team win its first NCAA Division I Women's Soccer Championship.
She played at the professional level for Washington Freedom, magic Jack, and the Western New York Flash.
Both Rapinoe and Holiday had earned yellow cards during a previous match against Australia in group play. " Wambach said after Monday's match, according to numerous reports.
Women's National Team's 2-0 victory over Colombia on Monday, the star soccer player slammed the referees for giving her teammates Megan Rapinoe and Lauren Holiday a yellow card each during the match.