Forward Emily Gielnik

  • Height 183cm
  • D.O.B. 13/5/92
Jersey Number
15

Biography

Date of birth: 13 May 1992 (27 years old)

Caps: 28

Debut: Friendly v Japan on 11 July 2012 in Tokyo, Japan (3-0 loss)

Clubs played for: Brisbane Roar, Liverpool FC (ENG), Ottawa Fury (CAN), Urawa Red Diamonds (JPN), Avaldsnes (NOR), Melbourne Victory

Previous World Cups: None

Her 2019 so far:

Whatever jersey she plays in, Emily Gielnik continues to terrorise defences.

Four goals for Melbourne Victory in their Premiers' Plate-winning Westfield W-League campaign alongside two strikes for the Westfield Matildas at the Cup of Nations showcases an athlete in irresistible form.

Lightning-quick, powerful and standing at 183cm, Gielnik is an ominous threat to any side she lines up against and is one of a number of Westfield Matildas who can score from all over the park, as she showcased with a goal for the ages against Korea Republic at the Cup of Nations.

Having narrowly missed out on selection for Australia's FIFA World Cup Canada 2015™ squad, she will be keen to make up for lost time in France.

World Cup 2019 (W)

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