Canada Soccer Association

[2016-02] CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying

  • Lead Coach: John Herdman
  • Start Date: 2016-02-08
  • End Date: 2016-02-22
  • Location(s): USA

Canada qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the 2016 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying Championship in Houston, TX, USA. It marked the third time that Canada qualified for the Women's Olympic Football Tournament. In the CONCACAF semi-final match that sent Canada to the Rio 2016 Olympics, Christine Sinclair scored two goals in a 3:1 win over Costa Rica.

Number Position Name Club Age Where They Grew Up Twitter
19 F Janine Beckie USA / Houston Dash 22 Littleton, CO, USA @janinebeckie4
9 FB Josée Bélanger USA / Orlando Pride 30 Coaticook, QC, CAN @JoseeBelanger9
3 CB Kadeisha Buchanan USA / West Virginia University 20 Brampton, ON, CAN @keishaballa
16 F Gabrielle Carle CAN / Dynamo Québec 17 Lévis, QC, CAN
2 FB Allysha Chapman USA / Houston Dash 27 Courtice, ON, CAN @allyshachapman
20 GK Sabrina D’Angelo USA / Western New York Flash 23 Welland, ON, CAN @SabsDAngelo
17 M Jessie Fleming CAN / London NorWest Optimist SC 18 London, ON, CAN @_jessiefleming
18 GK Stephanie Labbé USA / Washington Spirit 29 Stony Plain, AB, CAN @stephlabbe1
10 M Ashley Lawrence USA / West Virginia University 21 Caledon East, ON, CAN @AshleyLawrence
8 M Diana Matheson USA / Washington Spirit 32 Oakville, ON, CAN @dmatheson8
1 GK Erin McLeod 33 Edmonton & Calgary, AB, CAN @erinmcleod18
15 F Nichelle Prince USA / The Ohio State University 21 Ajax, ON, CAN @NichellePrince7
5 CB Rebecca Quinn USA / Duke University 21 Toronto, ON, CAN @TheQuinny5
6 M Deanne Rose CAN / Scarborough GS United 17 Alliston, ON, CAN
13 M Sophie Schmidt GER / FFC Frankfurt 28 Abbotsford, BC, CAN @sophieschmidt13
11 M Desiree Scott USA / FC Kansas City 29 Winnipeg, MB, CAN @MsDScott11
12 F Christine Sinclair USA / Portland Thorns FC 33 Burnaby, BC, CAN @sincy12
14 F Melissa Tancredi SWE / KIF Örebro 34 Ancaster, ON, CAN @MelTancredi14
7 FB Rhian Wilkinson 34 Baie d’Urfé, QC, CAN @rhirhi8
4 CB Shelina Zadorsky USA / Washington Spirit 23 London, ON, CAN @Shelina6
Date Location Match type CAN Result Opponent Venue Attendance
2016-02-21 Houston, TX, USA CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 0 : 2 USA BBVA Compass Stadium 9363
2016-02-19 Houston, TX, USA CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 3 : 1 CRC BBVA Compass Stadium 5516
2016-02-16 Houston, TX, USA CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 10 : 0 GUA BBVA Compass Stadium 859
2016-02-14 Houston, TX, USA CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 6 : 0 TRI BBVA Compass Stadium 1453
2016-02-11 Houston, TX, USA CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier CAN WNT 5 : 0 GUY BBVA Compass Stadium 836
Name Role
Paul-Claude Bérubé Head of Delegation
Jason deVos Technical Assistant
Simon Eaddy Goalkeeper Coach
Robyn Gayle Performance Analyst
Maeve Glass Equipment Manager
Kenneth Heiner-Møller Technical Assistant
John Herdman Head Coach
Alex Hodgins Mental Trainer
Hana Holland Massage Therapist
Helen Holubec Athletic Therapist
César Meylan Fitness Coach
Daniel N/A Team Manager
Dr. Andrew Pipe Doctor
Bev Priestman Technical Assistant
Sarah Smith Physiotherapist

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