Lauren Nicole Holiday (née Cheney; born September 30, 1987) is an American professional soccer midfielder and forward. She currently plays for FC Kansas City in the National Women's Soccer League and the United States women's national soccer team. Holiday is a two-time Olympic gold medalist winning gold with the national team at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics and the 2012 London Summer Olympics. She also played in the 2011 and 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. She previously played for the Boston Breakers in the WPS and collegiate soccer for the UCLA Bruins.