Western Sydney Wanderers FC W-League

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Western Sydney Wanderers Women
Western Sydney Wanderers FC.png
Full name Western Sydney Wanderers FC
Founded 2012
Ground Various
Chairman Lyall Gorman
Manager Stephen Roche
League W-League
2013–14 7th (league)
Website Club home page
Current season

Western Sydney Wanderers Women is a professional women's football team affiliated with Western Sydney Wanderers FC. Founded in 2012, this team is based in Western Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, and competes in the country's top-tier women's domestic competition, the W-League.

History[edit]

The announcement of the creation of Western Sydney Wanderers FC on 4 April 2012 by the then FFA CEO Ben Buckley was soon followed by the announcement of an associated women's team which would compete in the W-League.[1]

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Australia GK Mackenzie Arnold
2 Australia DF Caitlin Cooper
3 United States MF Shawna Gordon
4 United States DF Camille Levin
5 Australia MF Emily van Egmond (Captain)
6 Australia MF Rachael Soutar
7 Australia MF Heather Garriock
8 United States MF Tori Huster
9 Australia FW Jenna Kingsley
10 Australia MF Servet Uzunlar
No. Position Player
11 Australia FW Michelle Carney
12 Australia DF Jessica Seaman
14 Australia MF Alanna Kennedy
15 Australia MF Teigen Allen
16 Australia MF Linda O'Neill
18 Australia FW Helen Petinos
19 Australia FW Jordan Baker
20 Australia GK Georgia Rowntree
22 Australia GK Dimitra Tsiliaskopoulos
28 Australia MF Renee Tomkins

Managers[edit]

Dates Name Notes Honours
5 July 2012 – Present Australia Steve Roche Inaugural manager

Year-by-year history[edit]

Season Teams Premiership Ladder
Position
Finals
Qualification
Final Ladder
Position
2012–13 8 6th DNQ 6th

Records and statistics[edit]

Records[edit]

Most appearances[edit]

Linda O'Neill holds the record for most league appearances with 16 (including finals) as of December 2013

Last updated 19 December 2013

Competitive, professional matches only.
Name Years W-League Finals Total
1 Australia Linda O'Neill 2012– 16 0 16
2 Australia Catherine Cannuli 2012– 14 0 14
=3 Australia Teigen Allen 2012– 13 0 13
=3 Australia Jessica Seaman 2012– 13 0 13
=5 Australia Trudy Camilleri 2012–2013 12 0 12
=5 Australia Vanessa Hart 2012–2013 12 0 12
=5 Australia Alexandra Huynh 2012–2013 12 0 12
=5 Australia Sarah Walsh 2012–2013 12 0 12

Leading scorers[edit]

Louise FOrs holds the record for most league goals with 5 (including finals) as of December 2013.

Last updated 29 January 2013

Competitive, professional matches only, appearances including substitutes appear in brackets.
Name Years W-League Finals Total Games per goal
1 Sweden Louise Fors 2012-2013 2 (9) 0 (0) 5 (9) 1.8
2 Australia Catherine Cannuli 2012– 4 (14) 0 (0) 4 (14) 3.5
=3 Australia Servet Uzunlar 2012– 3 (10) 0 (0) 3 (10) 3.33
=3 Australia Sarah Walsh 2012–2013 3 (12) 0 (0) 3 (12) 4
=5 Australia Jenna Kingsley 2012– 2 (6) 0 (0) 2 (6) 3
=5 Australia Trudy Camilleri 2012–2013 2 (12) 0 (0) 2 (12) 6

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Hyundai A-League club for Western Sydney". Football Federation Australia. 11 April 2012. Retrieved 29 June 2012. 

External links[edit]