Megan Rapinoe cried. Hope Solo danced. Christie Rampone leapt into the air, jumping into the arms of Abby Wambach as Wembley Stadium erupted around them. For all the elaborate celebrations the United States women’s soccer team displayed over the course of the Olympics, the most memorable one was unrehearsed.
Salla and I during Nationals.
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Salla and I during Nationals.

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Thunder 2012. (Taken with instagram)

Thunder 2012. (Taken with instagram)

don&#8217;t stop believing.

don’t stop believing.

Life is good.

Life is good.

Best day of my life. (Taken with instagram)

Best day of my life. (Taken with instagram)

Brought our trophy out to party. (Taken with instagram)

Brought our trophy out to party. (Taken with instagram)

Gold. (Taken with instagram)

Gold. (Taken with instagram)

Playing in the finals tomorrow. I can&#8217;t even. (Taken with instagram)

Playing in the finals tomorrow. I can’t even. (Taken with instagram)

This is where champions are made. (Taken with instagram)

This is where champions are made. (Taken with instagram)

Love this team. (Taken with instagram)

Love this team. (Taken with instagram)