Forward Sam Kerr
- Height 167cm
- Weight 55kg
- D.O.B. 10/9/93
Date of birth: 10 September 1993 (25 years old)
Debut: Friendly v Italy on 7 February 2009 in Canberra (5-1 loss)
Clubs played for: Perth Glory, Sydney FC, Western New York Flash (USA), Sky Blue FC (USA), Chicago Red Stars (USA)
Previous World Cups: 2011, 2015
Her 2019 so far:
Sam Kerr's star continues to rise, to the extent that she has joined world superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe in having a boot custom-made for her by sportswear giant Nike. Rarified company indeed.
Despite falling one hurdle short of silverware – her Perth Glory side losing 4-2 to Sydney FC in the Westfield W-League 2019 Grand Final – Kerr still netted 17 times and created a league-high 46 chances for the West Australian side across 13 matches.
Continuing to shine with Chicago Red Stars in the NWSL – she scored twice last weekend as Red Stars inflicted a first defeat in 11 months on North Carolina Courage – the striker has four goals in four matches for her country this year, taking her overall tally to 31.
World Cup 2019 (W)
Women's Ballon d'Or: Sam Kerr nominated for 2019 award
Westfield Matildas star Sam Kerr has been nominated for the 2019 Women's Ballon d'Or. Australian captain Kerr, 26, is one of 20 nominees in the running to claim the prestigious individual award. It comes after another magnificent season for club and country from the WA-born
Aussies Abroad: Kerr sends Chicago to maiden NWSL final
Westfield Matildas captain Sam Kerr has booked Chicago Red Stars their first-ever National Women's Soccer League final ticket. Kerr's smooth eighth minute finish from Yuki Nagasato's through ball helped the Red Stars defeat Portland Thorns 1-0 in this morning's semi-final.
Vote Kerr for MVP in the NWSL End of Year Fan Awards
Westfield Matildas captain Sam Kerr is one of five Most Valuable Player nominees in the National Women's Soccer League's End of Year Fan Awards. The 26-year-old delivered a history-making season while helping Chicago Red Stars finish second in the NWSL ladder, smashing her own
Record-smashing Kerr voted Players' Player of the Year by fellow NWSL stars
Sam Kerr has been named the 2019 Players' Player of the Year by her National Women's Soccer League peers. The Westfield Matildas captain rewrote the stats books in a record-smashing season as she fired Chicago Red Stars to second place in the NWSL ladder. Featured image cou
Aussies Abroad: Kerr aims to fire Chicago to first NWSL Championship game
Sam Kerr's Chicago Red Stars head into Monday's National Women's Soccer League Semi Final dreaming of playing their first Championship game but a trio of Westfield Matildas stand in their path. This is Chicago's fifth straight Semi Final and not once have they reached the prom
Aussies Abroad: Foord’s Thorns set up NWSL Semi Final against Kerr’s Red Stars
Caitlin Foord's Portland Thorns drew 0-0 against Washington Spirit and locked up a National Women's Soccer League Semi Final showdown with Sam Kerr's Chicago Red Stars. Featured image courtesy of @ThornsFC on Twitter Portland's fate of a third-place finish was decided befor
Sensational Kerr takes out NWSL Player of the Month award
Sam Kerr's freakish goal-scoring talent has led to the Chicago Red Stars striker being named the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Player of the Month for September. The Westfield Matildas skipper was voted the NWSL's best for her incredible displays, which included five g
Kerr, Raso and Westfield Matildas nominated for Women in Sport Awards
Sam Kerr, Hayley Raso and the Westfield Matildas have all been nominated for awards at the prestigious Women's Health Women in Sport Awards. Westfield Matildas skipper Kerr, who was honoured as a Leadership Legend at the awards 12 months ago, has been nominated for two accolad
Kerr to debut Nike Mercurial Dream Speed alongside Ronaldo and Mbappe
Sam Kerr is no stranger to being amongst the world's best footballers and she's joining global superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe in debuting a new Nike boot. The Westfield Matildas skipper will be one of the first to wear the new Nike Mercurial Dream Speed boot, w
Aussies Abroad: Logarzo inspires Washington to keep NWSL Playoffs hopes alive
Chloe Logarzo helped spark a dramatic comeback to keep Washington Spirit's National Women's Soccer League Playoff dreams alive. The sixth-placed side trailed the recently crowned three-time NWSL Shield winners, North Carolina Courage, but turned the game around for a season-sa
Revealed: Westfield Matildas' FIFA 20 Ratings
Another stellar year in football for Sam Kerr has seen her rating skyrocket on FIFA 20. The Westfield Matildas, Chicago Red Stars and Perth Glory striker is close to unstoppable on the latest edition of the popular EA Sports title, which is released worldwide on September 27.
Aussies Abroad: Kerr breaks her own NWSL scoring record
Sam Kerr broke her own goalscoring record on Sunday morning AEST, scoring her 17th and 18th goals of the National Women's Soccer League campaign. The Westfield Matildas star had held the previous mark for most goals in a season - the 17 she scored for Sky Blue FC in 2017, a ye