FourFourTwo USA's 50 Best American Women's Players of 2017
It was a weird year for U.S. soccer, and that included the women's national team. The U.S. women endured their worst run of home form in memory, with the caveat that it came at the hands of fellow world elites.
The National Women’s Soccer League saw a handful of strong performances by Americans, but Australian Sam Kerr stole the show with a season-record 17 goals.
Who, then, was the best American women’s player in 2017?
Our panel of experts voted, argued and ultimately decided (with a little more arguing) the best U.S. women’s players of 2017, based on performance for both club and country.