Janine Beckie
Janine
Beckie

Born
Aug 20, 1994
Age
28
Club
Portland Thorns FC
Birthplace
Littleton, USA
Height
172 cm
School(s)
Texas Tech University
Where they grew up
Highlands Ranch, USA
TEAM HONOURS (6)
STATS
International "A" Level - CAN WNT
96 Appearances
81 Starts
35 Goals
17 Assists

Bio

Janine Beckie

Janine Elizabeth Beckie... she/her... speaks English... soccer family (basketball father Gary, basketball mother Sheila Brennan, soccer brother Drew, soccer sisters Alysha and Jenelle)... her mother was born in Regina, SK while her father was born in Davidson, SK... her father passed away in 2001 after suffering from melanoma cancer (he was 41 years old)… grew up participating in soccer, gymnastics, basketball, athletics and lacrosse... she was four years old when she started playing soccer for Real Colorado... growing up, favourites included Kevin De Bryune, Bernardo Silva, Manchester City... other favourites included Stephen Curry, Serena Williams, Denver Broncos, Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Tech Red Raiders...

with Canada at the Olympic Games, won both a gold medal (Tokyo 2021) and a bronze medal (Rio 2016)... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019… won four Concacaf medals with Canada (2016 silver, 2018 silver, 2020 silver, 2022 silver)... represented Canada at one FIFA youth tournament (U-20 at Canada 2014)... after being selected to Canada’s squad for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014, she wrote via Twitter: “blessed and humbled to be named to the Canadian U20 National Team for the upcoming U20 World Cup. couldn’t be more excited”... as a youth player in 2014, was noted by the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (“versatile player, fast and mobile, good dribbling ability, excellent off-the-ball movement”)...

with Manchester City FC, a two-time FA Cup winner (2019 and 2020) and two-time FA League Cup winner (2019, 2022)...

part of the Canada Soccer team that met Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Parliament Hill on 6 June 2016 ahead of their international match one day later in Ottawa... part of the Canada Soccer team that met Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Langford ahead of their international match on 8 April 2022 (a surprise visit by the Prime Minister at the team hotel)...

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For Country

she was 19 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2014 with coach Andrew Olivieri... finished sixth with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014... finished fourth with Canada at the Pan American Games Toronto 2015...

she was 20 years old when she made her debut for Canada on 26 November 2014... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 11 January 2015 in Shenzhen, CHN… won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship in USA (Canada qualified for Rio 2016)... finished first with Canada at the 2016 Algarve Women’s Cup... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the Rio 2016 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... at Rio 2016, scored the fastest goal in Olympic Tournament history (0’20”) on 3 August 2016 against Australia...

won a silver medal with Canada at the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship in USA (Canada qualified for France 2019)... represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship (Canada qualified for Tokyo 2020)... won an Olympic gold medal with Canada at the Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament in 2021...

won a silver medal with Canada at the 2022 Concacaf Women’s Championship in Mexico (Canada qualified for Australia & New Zealand 2023)...

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