Top 10 Female Soccer Players of 2017

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The Top Ten

1 Sam Kerr

Voted NWSL MVP and was favorite for World Player of the Year (only lost due to unsatisfactory voting process which lead to controversy). played amazing for club and country, breaking the record for most goals in a single NWSL season as well as breaking the record for most goals all time - wheathansen

2 Lieke Martens

By far the best player at the 2017 EUFA Women's Euros. lead Netherlands to underdog victory. doing fantastic for Barca as well. Voted World Player of the Year. - wheathansen

3 Pernille Harder

Finished 4th in voting for World player of the Year and second for EUFA Player of the Year. Lead Denmark to first ever major tournament final in the Euros. and was another favorite for World Player of the Year. - wheathansen

4 Dzsenifer Marozsán

5th in WPOTY and 3rd for EPOTY. lead Lyon to a fourth champions league victory. captain of the second best national team in the world (Germany). - wheathansen

5 Vivianne Mediema

Helped lead Netherlands to biggest underdog win in women's soccer/football history. finished the tournament with 4 goals as the silver boot. scored twice in the final. finished 4th for EPOTY and was also shortlisted for WPOTY. - wheathansen

6 Eugenie Le Sommer

Outstanding year for Lyon, helped lead them to champions league victory. finished 5th for EPOTY. helped France win She Believes Cup. - wheathansen

7 Wendie Renard

Lead Lyon to Champions League victory and France to She Believes Cup victory. probably should be up higher on this list. one of the top defenders in the world and shortlisted for WPOTY as well as EPOTY. - wheathansen

8 Megan Rapinoe

Best player for the USWNT this year, also a finalist for MVP in the NWSL - wheathansen

9 Jackie Groenen

Arguably Netherlands second best player at the Euros. Finished 7th for EPOTY and known as one of the top midfielders in the world. - wheathansen

10 Jodie Taylor

Golden Boot at the Euros with an astonishing 6 goals in just 5 games. Scored historic hat trick against Switzerland. Finished 9th for EPOTY and shortlisted for WPOTY. - wheathansen

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