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)
Kerr headlines NWSL May Team of the Month
Sam Kerr's brilliant start to the 2019 National Women's Soccer League season continues, with the Westfield Matildas and Chicago Red Stars forward named in the NWSL May Team of the Month Awarded Player of the Month honours for May on Friday, Australian captain and two-time NW
Kerr named NWSL's best player in May
The National Women's Soccer League 2019 season may be in its early stages but the accolades keep rolling in for Westfield Matildas captain Sam Kerr. The two-time NWSL Golden Boot winner has hit red-hot form in the past few weeks and her unstoppable performances for the Chicago
Kerr wins back-to-back NWSL Player of the Week awards
Westfield Matildas star Sam Kerr has been rewarded for her red-hot form by being named National Women's Soccer League Player of the Week in back-to-back rounds. Chicago Red Stars striker Kerr has been crowned NWSL's top goalscorer in the previous two seasons, with 22 and 20 go
Aussies Abroad: Kerr, Foord score as Westfield Matildas thrive in NWSL
Sam Kerr scored a quick-fire double in the battle of the Westfield Matildas as Chicago Red Stars beat Houston Dash to go to the top of the NWSL table. In her last appearance before joining the Westfield Matildas in camp in Antalya, Turkey, Kerr scored twice inside the first 13
My Westfield Matildas Story: Sam Kerr - 'To do it at a World Cup? A dream come true'
Sam Kerr has FIFA Women's World Cup success firmly in her sights but the Westfield Matildas superstar heads to France with one simple, initial ambition: to gift her parents with a goal. In a series of exclusive interviews for www.mat...ildas.com.au, we will be catching up with An
Your Westfield Matildas 2019 World Cup squad guide: Forwards
The FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019? is almost upon us and Ante Milicic has announced his 23-player squad. Here's a guide to the forwards picked to represent the Westfield Matildas in France. HOW TO WATCH: The FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019? in Australia GET KITTED
Aussies Abroad: Two-goal Kerr hands Courage first NWSL defeat in 11 months
Sam Kerr scored a double, gave an assist and led Chicago Red Stars to a huge 3-1 win over reigning National Women's Soccer League champions North Carolina Courage. The 2018 Championship and Shield winners, Courage had not lost a match since a 1-0 defeat to Utah Royals on June
NWSL preview: Ever-present Polkinghorne key for Houston's clash with Utah
Houston Dash are due a big examination of their title credentials against early National Women's Soccer League pacesetters Utah Royals on Sunday morning (AEST). But if there's anyone who can help the Dash land a statement of intent, it's Westfield Matildas defender Clare Polki
Kerr denied as Red Stars suffer first NWSL defeat against Royals
Sam Kerr's Chicago Red Stars went down to a late goal as the Utah Royals kept their perfect start to their National Women's Soccer League campaign. The Westfield Matildas captain saw her Chicago side shut out for the first time this season as Amy Rodriguez's 84th-minute effort
NWSL weekend preview: Can Kerr's Red Stars breach Royals rearguard?
She strikes terror into any defence, but Westfield Matilda Sam Kerr will need to be at her clinical best to crack National Women's Soccer League outfit Utah Royals. It is a case of one of the best forwards in America's top flight against one of its meanest defences when Kerr's
Kerr claims top honours at Perth Glory awards night
Sam Kerr's trophy cabinet must be nearing maximum capacity after the Westfield Matildas striker cleaned up at Perth Glory's awards night. Kerr was voted Perth's Westfield W-League Player of the Year - the 'Most Glorious Player' - for a third straight season, and also secured t