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8-year-old Girl Disqualified from Soccer Tourney For Looking like a Boy- Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach Reach Out

Eight year old Mili Hernandez is one of the best players on the Omaha Azzuri Cachorros’ 11-year-old team and was set to play in the finals of the Springfield Soccer Club tournament on Sunday when her team had been disqualified because she “looks like a boy.” Former U.S. women’s national team stars Abby Wambach and Mia Hamm have both reached out to the young girl to show their support. ...Read more