Canada WNT announces pre-tournament roster for 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup - Xtratime Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old February 23rd, 2013, 19:25 Thread Starter
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 12 2004
Posts: 876
Canada WNT announces pre-tournament roster for 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup

Canada WNT announces pre-tournament roster for 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup
Women's National Team / Olympic Team 22 February 2013

Canada’s Women’s National Team has announced its 25-player roster for a pre-tournament camp at the 2013 Cyprus Women’s Cup.

The players will arrive in Larnaka, Cyprus on 25 February in advance of the kick-off of the 12-team international women’s tournament on 6 March.

Canada’s squad features five players who will be taking part in their first camp since the team’s bronze-medal triumph at London 2012. Eighteen of the 25 players were part of the Canadian team at the 2013 Yongchuan Cup in January in China.

Captain Christine Sinclair will be eligible to make her return to competitive action in the team´s second match at the Cyprus Cup on 8 March against Finland.

For Head Coach John Herdman, the pre-tournament camp in Cyprus represents an important opportunity to bring together a diverse group of players ahead a challenging schedule of international fixtures.

Canada finished in second place at the 2012 Cyprus Women’s Cup, losing 0:2 to France in the tournament final.

The team will kick-off its campaign at the 2013 edition of the tournament with a match against Switzerland on 6 March at the GSZ Stadium in Larnaka.

The Canadians will then take on Finland on 8 March at the GSP Stadium in Nicosia; before returning to action against the Netherlands to close out group play on 11 March.

CANADA
GK- Stephanie Labbé | SWE / KIF Örebro DFF
GK- Karina LeBlanc | USA / Portland Thorns FC
GK- Erin McLeod | USA / Chicago Red Stars
CB- Kadeisha Buchanan | CAN / Erin Mills Mighty Eagles U-16
CB- Carmelina Moscato | USA / Chicago Red Stars
CB- Lauren Sesselmann | USA / FC Kansas City
CB- Emily Zurrer | USA / Seattle Reign FC
FB- Melanie Booth | USA / Sky Blue FC
FB- Robyn Gayle | USA / Washington Spirit
FB- Ashley Lawrence | CAN / Erin Mills Mighty Eagles
FB- Bryanna McCarthy | USA / Western New York Flash
FB- Chelsea Stewart | USA / UCLA
FB- Rhian Wilkinson | USA / Boston Breakers
M- Tiffany Cameron | USA / Seattle Reign FC
M- Jonelle Filigno | USA / Rutgers University
M- Kaylyn Kyle | USA / Seattle Reign FC
M- Diana Matheson | USA / Washington Spirit
M- Christabel Oduro |
M- Jodi-Ann Robinson | USA / Western New York Flash
M- Sophie Schmidt | USA / Sky Blue FC
M- Desiree Scott | USA / FC Kansas City
M- Brittany Timko |
F- Christina Julien |
F- Adriana Leon | USA / Boston Breakers
F- Christine Sinclair | USA / Portland Thorns FC
Joe MacCarthy is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old February 23rd, 2013, 19:34 Thread Starter
Rising Star
 
Join Date: 12 2004
Posts: 876
Good to see Labbe back in the picture. She was the heir apparent and at one point number one keeper. Add in Sabrina D'Angelo and the position looks good for the next few years, much depth for us.

Also look for talented Adriana Leon who may be the combo Tancredi/Sinclair prototype. Loved her first senior NT goal celebration, just walked away as if she'd done it a million times before.
Joe MacCarthy is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Xtratime Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive. Try to avoid choosing short (like '1'), simple (like 'abcd') and easy to guess passwords (like a name of your favorite team, player, etc)! Complex and long enough passwords, that consists of random string of alphabet and numerical characters, are almost impossible to be stolen and misused.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome