Amber Neilson

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Amber Neilson
Amber Neilson-2010.jpg
Neilson playing for Newcastle Jets in 2010
Personal information
Date of birth (1984-12-14) 14 December 1984 (age 34)
Place of birth Australia
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Newcastle Jets
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2011 Newcastle Jets 11 (2)
2014– Newcastle Jets 1 (0)
National team
2002 Australia U-19
2006–2010 Australia 14 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 September 2014
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 12 July 2010

Amber Neilson (born 14 December 1984) is an Australian soccer player who currently plays for Newcastle Jets in the Australian W-League.

Playing career[edit]

Club career[edit]

Neilson played for Newcastle Jets in the Australian W-League.[1][2]

Neilson retired from football after the final game of the 2010–11 W-League season.[3]

Ahead of the 2014 season, Neilson came out of retirement, re-signing with Newcastle Jets.[4]

International career[edit]

Neilson playing for Australia

She played three matches at the 2002 FIFA U-19 Women's World Championship in Canada.[5]

Neilson has also represented Australia at senior international level.[6]


  1. ^ Profile and appearance data from
  2. ^ "Profile – Amber Neilson". Newcastle United Jets FC. Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 15 May 2010.
  3. ^ Newcastle Herald – Curtain falls for Amber: Neilson signs off sore but not sorry
  4. ^ "Emily Van Egmond and Amber Neilson return, as leaders leave Newcastle Jets". The Women's Game. 31 July 2014.
  5. ^ Fifa U-20 Women's World Cup, Canada 2002, Australia squad
  6. ^ Australia v Italy – Women's International Friendly

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