Canada Soccer

Carmelina Moscato

Name: Carmelina Moscato (CAN) @cmoscato4
Height: 171 cm
Birthdate: 1984-05-02
Birthplace: Mississauga, ON, CAN
Nickname(s): Carm
International "A" totals
Appearances: 94
Starts: 64
Goals: 2

Notes

Carmelina Moscato... both of her parents were born in Sicily, ITA... speaks English and Italian... she was four years old when she started playing for Dixie SC... grew up competing in soccer, basketball and volleyball... enjoys writing, hanging out with family and friends... favourites have included Eric Cantona, Carles Puyol, Ronaldo, FC Barcelona... other favourites have included Toronto Raptors... graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in communications arts and science, along with a minor in business, from Penn State in 2006... as a youth player in 2002, was noted by the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Technical Study Group (”dynamic leader in midfield, strong in tackle, quick to spread play to wings”)... after her retirement, she was celebrated at half time of the 4 February 2017 Women’s International Friendly match at BC Place (Emily Zurrer, Carmelina Moscato, and Karina LeBlanc)... earned her Canada Soccer Coaching B Licence in 2017... 
 
said Moscato in 2011, “I definitely have lots of energy on and off the field (so) I try to use it; I try to have a positive outlook on things at the end of the day”... once said teammate Kaylyn Kyle, “it wouldn’t be the same if we didn’t have (Carmelina) on the team... she is a great character player”... 
 
CAREER OVERVIEW:
CONCACAF champion in 2010 and Olympic Games bronze medal winner at London 2012... fourth-place finish at the FIFA Women’s World Cup USA 2003... in all, three FIFA Women’s World Cups and one Olympic Football Tournament... three medals from three CONCACAF tournaments (gold, silver, bronze)... career 94 international "A" appearances from 2002 to 2015... Canada Soccer Centennial Top 30 Female Footballers... club career in Canada, USA, Italy, Sweden, and Australia... USL W-League winner with Vancouver Whitecaps in 2004... Australia W-League Premiership winner with Sydney Wanderers in 2015... Canada Games winner with Ontario in 2001... silver medal at the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Canada 2002 (she was named a tournament all-star).

For Country

she was 16 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2000 with coach Len Vickery... won a silver medal with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2002... 
 
she was 17 years old when she made her debut for Canada (3 April 2002)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2002 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 2003... represented Canada at the 2003 Algarve Women's Cup... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 20 March 2003 in Guia, POR (Algarve Cup)… finished fourth with Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003... finished third with Canada at the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament in Costa Rica... 
 
finished first with Canada at the 2010 Cyprus Women's Cup... she played in a career-high 15 consecutive Canada matches from 2009 to 2010... won a gold medal with Canada at the 2010 CONCACAF championship / FIFA Women's World Cup Qualifiers for Germany 2011... finished first with Canada at the 2011 Cyprus Women's Cup... she was the 21st women's footballer to make her 50th appearance for Canada (28 May 2011)... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011 (she did not feature)... 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 (Canada qualified for London 2012)... finished second with Canada at the 2012 Cyprus Women's Cup... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the London 2012 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... 
 
she was the 18th women's footballer to make her 75th appearance for Canada (4 April 2013)... finished sixth with Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... 

For Sport

served as an assistant coach at the University of Louisville... served as an assistant coach at the University of Wisconsin... served as technical support in Canada Soccer’s women’s national youth program starting in 2013... 

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