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United States' Abby Wambach, right, is showered by (Credit: AP)

United States' Abby Wambach, right, is showered by teammates after an international friendly soccer match against South Korea at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

Abby Wambach breaks U.S. career scoring record

The U.S. women's national soccer team defeated South Korea, 5-0, Thursday in a friendly at Red Bull Arena as Abby Wambach broke Mia Hamm's all-time scoring record.

South Korean midfielder Ji So-Yun, center, dribbles the
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South Korean midfielder Ji So-Yun, center, dribbles the ball against United States midfielder/defender Meghan Klingenberg, midfielder Megan Rapinoe, center, and defender Whitney Engen during the first half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

South Korean midfielder Cho So-Hyun, left, tries to
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South Korean midfielder Cho So-Hyun, left, tries to slide-tackle United States midfielder Carli Lloyd, right, during the first half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

United States forward Abby Wambach, right, reacts after
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United States forward Abby Wambach, right, reacts after scoring a goal against South Korea during the first half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. With the goal, Wambach broke Mia Hamm's record for international career goals by a soccer player. (June 20, 2013)

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South Korea's Kim Hyeri, front, and United States
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South Korea's Kim Hyeri, front, and United States midfielder Megan Rapinoe, back, go up for the ball during the second half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

United States midfielder Megan Rapinoe, right, goes down
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United States midfielder Megan Rapinoe, right, goes down while competing for the ball with South Korea's Kwon Hah-Nul during the second half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

United States defender Becky Sauerbrunn, bottom, goes down
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United States defender Becky Sauerbrunn, bottom, goes down while competing for the ball with South Korea's Kwon Hah-Nul, top, during the second half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

South Korean goalkeeper Kim Jung-Mi makes a save
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South Korean goalkeeper Kim Jung-Mi makes a save on a shot by the United States during the second half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

South Korea's Lim Seon-Joo, left, and United States
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South Korea's Lim Seon-Joo, left, and United States striker Sydney Leroux, right, compete for the ball during the second half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

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United States forward Abby Wambach, right, is congratulated
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United States forward Abby Wambach, right, is congratulated by her mother, Judy Wambach, left, after an international friendly soccer match at Red Bull Arena against South Korea on Thursday. Wombach scored four goals in the first half to break Mia Hamm's all-time scoring record. (June 20, 2013)

United States forward Abby Wambach talks to spectators
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United States forward Abby Wambach talks to spectators after an international friendly soccer match at Red Bull Arena against South Korea. (June 20, 2013)

United States forward Abby Wambach, center, tries to
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United States forward Abby Wambach, center, tries to control the ball as South Korea's Lim Seonjoo, left, and Kim Hyeri, right, defend during the second half of an international friendly soccer match at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

United States' Abby Wambach, right, is showered by
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United States' Abby Wambach, right, is showered by teammates after an international friendly soccer match against South Korea at Red Bull Arena. (June 20, 2013)

United States forward Abby Wambach, left, reacts after
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United States forward Abby Wambach, left, reacts after scoring a goal against South Korea during the first half of an international friendly match at Red Bull Arena. With the goal Wambach tied the record for most scored goals with former US player Mia Hamm. (June 20, 2013)

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