|Name:||Erin McLeod (CAN) @erinmcleod18|
|Birthplace:||St. Albert, AB, CAN|
|Champion:||2012 Olympic Bronze Medallist, Jubilee Trophy winner|
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Erin Katrina McLeod... has her own website, erinmcleod.net... both of her parents were born in Victoria, BC... moved with her family to Indonesia, but then moved back to Calgary to live with her grandmother... she was four years old when she first played soccer for St. Albert... favourites have included Wayne Gretzky, Mark Messier, Edmonton Oilers... has a tattoo on her forearm representing her immediate family (”V”)... shaped and coloured her hairstyle (red and white) before the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Canada 2002 final... earned a degree in creative advertising from Penn State University... active as an artist, she notes her love for “a mixture of street art and classical art - from Banksy to Gustuv Klimt, there is never a lack of inspiration”... as a youth player in 2002, was noted by the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Technical Study Group (”self-assured in all situations, good positioning, organised defence well”)... from China PR 2007, was noted by the FIFA Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (”influential goalkeeper, steady performances”)... as part of the Canadian Soccer Association’s Centennial Celebration in 2012, was honoured on the All-Time Canada XI women’s team... from London 2012, was noted by the Olympic Football Tournament Technical Study Group (”reliable goalkeeper with good positional play, comes off her line to good effect”)...
she was 17 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2000 with coach Len Vickery... she was 19 years old when she made her debut for Canada (3 March 2002)... represented Canada at the 2002 Algarve Women's Cup... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2002 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 2003... won a silver medal with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2002... represented Canada at the 2003 Algarve Women's Cup... finished fourth with Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003 (she did not feature)... finished third with Canada at the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament in Costa Rica... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2006 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for China 2007... she played in a career-high 15 consecutive Canada matches from 2006 to 2007... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007... finished first with Canada at the 2008 Cyprus Women's Cup... finished second with Canada at the 2008 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament (Canada qualified for the Beijing 2008 Olympics)... her and Martina Franko were the 17th and 18th women's footballers to make their 50th appearance for Canada (09 August 2008)... reached the quarter-final phase with Canada at the Beijing 2008 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... finished first with Canada at the 2010 Cyprus Women's Cup... finished first with Canada at the 2011 Cyprus Women's Cup... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011... missed the XVI Pan American Games Guadalajara 2011 because of club commitments... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament in Vancouver... finished second with Canada at the 2012 Cyprus Women's Cup... she was the 17th women's footballer to make her 75th appearance for Canada (9 July 2012)... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the London 2012 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... she was the 12th women’s footballer to make her 100th appearance for Canada (24 November 2014)...