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Just weeks after announcing her split, Abby Wambach and Sarah Huffman have already barreled through the divorce process ... TMZ Sports obtained court documents filed in Oregon which show a judge has signed off on the soccer superstar's divorce from her wife of 3 years.
"Most people who are in a relationship on our team, it's basically long distance because we're gone so much," she says.
"You have to have the right personality to go the distance we go and go the time we go.
During the 2012 Olympics, searches for "Abby Wambach gay" drove a lot of traffic to our site for an article that talked about Rapinoe being and happened to have an unrelated photo of Wambach and Huffman together.
Despite everyone in the know being aware Wambach was gay during the Olympics, she still chose to not go public for more than a year after, missing a chance to show the world a high-profile LGBT athlete at the top of her game winning a gold medal.
"As you get older, I wouldn't say the passion leaves you, but it changes," Wambach said. After I got married, I definitely had a shift in emotional devotion. Then I got married, and I had to transfer some of my energy. She was comfortably gay for years within soccer but did not come out publicly until her marriage to Huffman in October 2013.