Defender Laura Alleway
- Height 178cm
- Weight 72kg
- D.O.B. 28/11/89
Date of birth: 28 November 1989 (29 years old)
Debut: Friendly v DPR Korea on 6 March 2010 in Brisbane (3-2 win)
Clubs played for: Melbourne Victory, Brisbane Roar, Lincoln Ladies (ENG), Melbourne City, Orlando Pride (USA)
Previous World Cups: 2011, 2015
Her 2019 so far:
Alleway re-signed with the club she made her debut with, Melbourne Victory, for the Westfield W-League 2018/19 Season.
It was a case of the stars aligning as Victory won their first ever Premiers' Plate, with Alleway a constant presence in the back four.
Having scored twice in her 60 appearances for Australia, she also made a contribution up front for her club side with an injury-time goal against Adelaide United in Round 8 taking Victory to within a goal of a remarkable comeback after being 3-0 down.
She has previously featured at the 2011 and 2015 FIFA Women's World Cups.
World Cup 2019 (W)
Laura Alleway replaced by Karly Roestbakken in Matildas squad
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