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USWNT brings Mother Teresa, Jennifer Lawrence under same tent with jersey tribute

The 2018 Concordia Annual Summit - Day 2

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 25: Actor and Board Member of RepresentUs Jennifer Lawrence speaks onstage during the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit - Day 2 at Grand Hyatt New York on September 25, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Riccardo Savi/Getty Images for Concordia Summit)

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Don’t look twice when you see the name “Wambach” on the back of Alex Morgan’s jersey today at the SheBelieves Cup.

The United States women’s national team will be paying homage to iconic women on their jerseys Saturday against England.

[ MORE: Watch full PL match replays ]

While Morgan (Wambach), Sam Mewis (Mia Hamm), and Adrianna Franch (Brianna Scurry) honor their USWNT predecessors, others are going off the board.

In some cases, way off the board.

Goalkeeper Ashlyn Harris will carry rapper Cardi B’s name on her back, a musician seven years her junior.

McCall Zerboni has opted for Mother Teresa, Christen Press for Sojourner Truth, and Becky Sauerbrunn is shouting out RBG -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Full list:

No.PLAYERINSPIRATION

7

Abby DahlkemperJennifer Lawrence
Kelley O’HaraHeather O’Reilly

12

Tierna DavidsonSally Ride

19

Crystal DunnSerena Williams

8

Julie ErtzCarrie Underwood

22

Emily FoxElena Delle Donne

21

Adrianna FranchBriana Scurry

18

Ashlyn HarrisCardi B

17

Tobin HeathDoris Burke

16

Rose LavelleJ.K. Rowling

10

Carli LloydMalala Yousafzai

20

Jessica McDonaldMaya Angelou

3

Samantha MewisMia Hamm

13

Alex MorganAbby Wambach

1

Alyssa NaeherRobin Roberts

23

Christen PressSojourner Truth

11

Mallory PughBeyoncé

15

Megan RapinoeAudre Lorde

4

Becky SauerbrunnRuth Bader Ginsburg

14

Casey ShortKatie Sowers

2

Emily SonnettTina Fey

6

Andi SullivanJessica Mendoza

25

McCall ZerboniMother Teresa

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