3. HOPE SOLO

Team: U.S.A.
Regardless of having yesterday's heartbreaking loss at her hands, the general population is still in love with the national team's goalkeeper. Tweets and Facebook statuses reading "I still love you Hope Solo" flooded timelines following Japan's winning goal. It's a radical shift in public opinion from her days as the blond who was infamous for the criticisms against her former coach, Greg Ryan, following their 2007 loss against Brazil, which got her immediately kicked off the team. Never doubt the power of hot looks, folks.