Midfielder Emily van Egmond
- Height 179cm
- Weight 70kg
- D.O.B. 12/7/93
- Born Newcastle
Date of birth: 12 July 1993 (25 years old)
Debut: Friendly v DPR Korea on 6 March 2010 in Brisbane (3-2 win)
Clubs played for: Newcastle Jets, Canberra United, Fortuna Hjørring (DEN), Western New York Flash (USA), Seattle Reign (USA), Western Sydney Wanderers, Chicago Red Stars (USA), FFC Frankfurt (GER), VfL Wolfsburg (GER), Orlando Pride (USA)
Previous World Cups: 2011, 2015
Her 2019 so far:
Coming into her third World Cup, the skillful van Egmond is returning to peak physical condition at just the right time, having missed a chunk of the Westfield W-League season with an ankle injury.
She returned to feature in Ante Milicic's first Australia squad – for the Cup of Nations in late February-early March – before playing the full 90 minutes against the United States in April.
The 25-year-old playmaker then linked up with NWSL outfit Orlando Pride, starting regularly in the perfect tune-up for the fast-approaching FIFA Women's World Cup.
World Cup 2019 (W)
Westfield Matildas duo claim honours at Melbourne City’s Awards
Westfield Matildas duo Ellie Carpenter and Emily van Egmond have been recognised for outstanding seasons in the Westfield W-League with Champions Melbourne City. Carpenter capped a dream first season at City by taking out the club's Westfield W-League 2019/20 Season Player of
Westfield Matildas in the Westfield W-League Grand Final: Will Kennedy stop City’s sensational six?
They have helped the Westfield Matildas qualify for the Tokyo Olympics and have a Westfield W-League Premiership safe in their keeping as well. Now Melbourne City's six Australian stars will look to cap a remarkable few months by winning the Westfield W-League 2020 Grand Final
Westfield Matildas in the Westfield W-League: City stars go in search of double
Melbourne City's sensational six Westfield Matildas go straight into the hunt for a Westfield W-League Championship as the Finals Series kick-off this weekend. The recently-crowned Premiers will welcome the six Green and Gold stars ? Lydia Williams, Ellie Carpenter, captain St
‘It means everything to our kids’: Westfield Matildas visit Maryland Public School
It was back to school for four Westfield Matildas stars on Wednesday as they made a special visit to Maryland Public School. Emily Gielnik, Katrina Gorry and Karly Roestbakken were among the Westfield Matildas that attended the school, along with Emily van Egmond whose mum Ann
How Westfield W-League Premiers helped van Egmond shine for Westfield Matildas
A season spent working in the "best training environment" at Westfield W-League Premiers Melbourne City has helped take Emily van Egmond's game to new heights. That's the opinion of the Westfield Matildas star herself as she prepares for Friday night's Women's Olympic Football
Download your Wallpaper Wednesday featuring Emily van Egmond
It was Emily van Egmond's last-gasp goal against China earlier this month that ensured the Westfield Matildas advanced to the final phase of Olympic qualifiers as the top team in their group. So what better way to show your appreciation for the Westfield Matildas playmaker tha
Westfield Matildas in Westfield W-League: City's national team stars lift Premiers Plate
Six Westfield Matildas stars have claimed the first silverware of the Westfield W-League 2019/20 season after Melbourne City wrapped up the Premiership title in Round 13. City captain Steph Catley lifted the Premiers Plate alongside Ellie Carpenter, Aivi Luik, Emily van Egmond
Captain Catley leads Melbourne City to fifth Westfield W-League title
Melbourne City captain Steph Catley captured her fifth Westfield W-League title after her side lifted their second Premiers Plate following a 4-0 win against Western Sydney Wanderers on Thursday. Claire Emslie set City on their way with an early penalty, Westfield Matildas sta
Westfield Matildas in the Westfield W-League - what's in store for Round 13?
A host of Westfield Matildas could get their hands on some silverware during Round 13 of the Westfield W-League 2019/20 Season. Melbourne City require just one point to secure the Premiership and could lift the Premiers' Plate as early as Thursday night's clash against Western
Westfield Matildas in Westfield W-League: van Egmond keeps up stellar form in City’s Derby triumph
Emily van Egmond cannot stop scoring and the Westfield Matildas star struck again in Melbourne City's statement 4-0 derby win against Victory. Van Egmond backed up her four goals in Olympic qualifying last week with her sixth strike of the Westfield W-League campaign, while We
‘Once it left my foot I knew it was in,’ – Westfield Matildas react to dramatic draw with China PR
The Westfield Matildas have praised the team's resilience and fighting spirit after topping their Olympic Qualifying group with a dramatic draw with China PR. Ante Milicic's side delivered a never-say-die performance to draw 1-1 in their final group game to set-up a two-legged
Gallery: Green and Gold faithful celebrate Westfield Matildas' victory
Seeing the Westfield Matildas score six is a highlight for anybody but when the Green and Gold spend time with their fans after the final whistle, that is a treat in itself. We bring you the best images of the Westfield Matildas faithful from before the kick-off at Campbelltow