USWNT legend Wambach issues apologetic statement after Sunday morning DUI

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United States and women’s soccer legend Abby Wambach has responded to her Sunday morning arrest for driving under the influence of intoxicants.

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The 35-year-old former striker makes no excuses in her apology.

From Facebook:

Last night I was arrested for DUII in Portland after dinner at a friend’s house.

Those that know me, know that I have always demanded excellence from myself. I have let myself and others down.

I take full responsibility for my actions. This is all on me. I promise that I will do whatever it takes to ensure that my horrible mistake is never repeated.

I am so sorry to my family, friends, fans and those that look to follow a better example.

– Abby