Hope Solo is an American Soccer goalkeeper who is quite a well-known personality. She was initially drafted by the famous team Women’s United Soccer Association. She played under the team “Philadelphia Charge” in the year 2003.

She was capable enough to take the field in eight full matches and was talented enough to take the professional attempts to make a confrontation against the team “Atlantic Beat.” Solo’s net worth is reviewed and estimated to be around 2.5 million dollars.

Early life

Hope was born on 30th July 1981 as Hope Amelia Solo in Richland, Washington, United States of America. Hope came as a blessing to Jeffrey Solo and Judy Lynn. Her father was a veteran of America Vietnam war. She was raised by her three siblings, she has two brothers like Dave and Marcus, and Teresa is their half-sister. When Hope attained six years her parents failed to stay together.

She studied speech communication from University of Washington and shortly after started playing her debut matches at North Caroline, in the town of Davidson under the team US National Women’s Team where she defeated Iceland by scoring 8-0.


Solo started with her career by traveling all the way to Europe and playing for the Swedish Club “Kopparbergs/Goteborg in the year 2004. She also participated in Olympique Lyonnais Feminine that is a team under the French Club.

She was finally selected to be the substitute goalkeeper for the 2003 US Summer Olympics Campaign. In the year 2005, she was ones again selected within the primary choice an this made her be in the process of creating a record score of the most longest and undefeated Streak that has been scored by a US female goalkeeper. The score was counted to be around 55 games in all total starting from the year 2002, 7th of March to the year 2008, 16th of July.

Though Solo was an active participant of 2007, FIFA Women’s World Cup Tournament. Solo was finally benched in favor of the eminent veteran Briana Scurry in the quarter semifinal match of the tournament where the US lost against Brazil with the scoreboard screenshot 4-0. But Solo was not at all satisfied with the decision, and she criticised the decision that was declared and placed as the final judgment. Solo started up for being getting enlisted in the line-up majority for the year 2007 and participated in the FIFA Women’s World Cup Matches.

She came up with an excellent performance in the US 2008 Beijing Olympics. In the finals, Solo gave a breathtaking performance by defeating Brazil with the scoreboard striking 1-0. She joined the “Saint Louis Athletica.” The team was basically of the Women’s Professional Soccer League.  But Solo was eager enough to end the session after making 14 goals one after the other in all total seventeen matches.  In the year, she signed the contract with “Atlanta Beats” and the famous team “MagicJack.”

She was even charged a fine for commenting on the officials regarding her team’s loss against the team “Washington Freedom.” After losing to Japan in the US National Women’s Soccer Team, she made her team emerges as the runners-up.  The loss was in the segment of a penalty shootout.  Solo reached for 100 caps against the France Team in the soccer tournament. Just one month before the London Olympics Hope Sole received a final public warning by the authority of U. S Anti-Doping Agency.

In the drug test, there were traces of traces of Canrenone found in her system. Despite such a condition, Solo was allowed to participate in the championship, and she even received the gold medal for consecutively two times.

She played for the “Seattle Sounder Women” and then moved on to join the “Seattle Reigns” in the year 2013. She inaugurated the National Women’s Soccer League and then decided to take a personal leave from the association in the year 2016. She published her autobiography titled Solo: Memoir of Hope that was co-authored by the sports journalist named Ann Killion. Her publisher was Harper Collins Publishers.  It was the New York Times Bestseller and was enlisted in the category of hardcore non – fiction segment.

Personal life

Solo began dating the famous American footballer Jerramy Steven in the year 2012. They got married, but due to some controversies, they got separated from each other. She is very outspoken has spoken a lot about the controversy of IClouds leaks of nude celebrity photoshoots.

She is associated with Women’s Sports Foundation, an NGO that is also known to be an educational institute.

Quick summary:

Full Name:  Hope Amelia Solo

Date of Birth: 30th July 1981

Birth Place: Richland, Washington, United States of America

Age: 37 years old

Profession: Professional soccer goalkeeper

Height: 1.75 m

Weight: 68 kg

Net worth: $ 2.5 million