Gabrielle Carle

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Gabrielle Carle
Gabrielle Carle 2016 (cropped).jpg
Gabrielle Carle in 2016
Personal information
Full name Gabrielle Carle
Date of birth (1998-10-12) October 12, 1998 (age 23)
Place of birth Quebec City, Quebec, Canada[1]
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)[2]
Position(s) Defender, Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Number 16
Youth career
2004–2015 AS Chaudière-Est
2015–2016 Dynamo de Québec
2016–2017 CS Lévis-Est
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2017–2021 Florida State Seminoles 77 (5)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015 Quebec Dynamo ARSQ
2018 Dynamo de Québec 6 (3)
2022– Kristianstads 18 (2)
National team
2014 Canada U17 4 (0)
2016–2018 Canada U20 8 (4)
2015 Canada U23 5 (0)
2015– Canada 30 (1)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of September 3, 2022

Gabrielle Carle (born October 12, 1998) is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a defender or midfielder for Damallsvenskan club Kristianstads and the Canadian national team.

Early life[edit]

She began playing soccer when she was five years old with AS Chaudière-Est in Lévis.[1] She attended the École secondaire des Sources in Montreal in the sport-study program.[3]

In 2015, she was named the best Junior player in the province of Quebec and the best Senior player in Quebec in 2016.[4]

College career[edit]

In 2017, she committed to Florida State University, where she would play for the women's soccer team.[5] She scored her first goal in the 86th minute against Ole Miss on November 10 in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Women's Soccer Championship.[4] In 2018, she helped FSU to win the 2018 NCAA Division I Championship.[6]

Club career[edit]

Early career[edit]

In 2015, she played with Quebec Dynamo ARSQ in the USL W-League. In 2018, she re-joined Dynamo de Quebec, now in the semi-professional PLSQ.[7]


In December 2021, Carle joined Swedish club Kristianstads on an initial one-year contract beginning in 2022.[8]

International career[edit]


In 2013, at age 14, she was invited to a training camp for the Canada U17 team.[9] The following year, she played for the Canada U20 team at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, playing in all four of Canada's games.[9] In 2015, Carle was named to the roster for the Pan American Games, where she featured in all five games for her country, with the team finishing in fourth place.[9]


She debuted for the senior team on December 9, 2015, against Mexico.[9] She scored her first goal for Canada in a 10–0 win against Guatemala in the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship.[10]

She played every minute at the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup, scoring against Nigeria.[9] She was named as an alternate player for Canada at the 2016 Olympics, where the team won a bronze medal.[9]

In 2018, Carle captained the U20 side at the 2018 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship, scoring twice during the group stage, and also against Mexico in the semi-finals, where Canada fell in a penalty shootout.[9]

On May 25, 2019, she was named to the roster for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.[11] In 2021, she was named as an alternate for Canada for the delayed 2020 Olympics.[12]



Florida State Seminoles


  • All-ACC Second Team: 2021
  • College Cup All-Tournament Team: 2018


  1. ^ a b "Gabrielle Carle Canada Profile". Canadian Soccer Association.
  2. ^ "Profile". Canada Soccer. Retrieved August 28, 2022.
  3. ^ "Gabrielle Carle Olympic Profile". Olympics. Retrieved August 8, 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Gabby Carle Profile". Florida State Seminoles. August 3, 2017.
  5. ^ "Gabrielle Carle signe à Florida State" [Gabrielle Carle Signs with Florida State]. Sports Ambitions. January 4, 2017. Archived from the original on February 28, 2021.
  6. ^ Walsh, Chuck (September 25, 2020). "Gabby Carle: Her Best is Yet to Come". Top Drawer Soccer.
  7. ^ Boutin, Richard. "Gabrielle Carle avec le Dynamo" [Gabrielle Carle with the Dynamo]. Le Journal de Québec (in French).
  8. ^ Lalancette, Mikael (December 13, 2021). "Gabrielle Carle opte pour la Suède" [Gabrielle Carle opts for Sweden]. Le Soleil (in French).
  9. ^ a b c d e f g Johnson, Meaghen (June 5, 2019). "Canadian player profile: Gabrielle Carle". TSN.
  10. ^ "Canada one win away from Olympic berth after winning Group B". Canadian Soccer Association. February 16, 2016.
  11. ^ "Together We Rise: Canada Soccer announces squad for the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019". Canadian Soccer Association. May 25, 2019.
  12. ^ "Gabby Carle set to represent Canada in Tokyo Olympics". WTXL-TV. June 24, 2021.

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