Canada Soccer Association

Janine Helland (née Wood) (CAN)

Canada Soccer Hall of Fame

Date of birth: 1970-04-24
Age 47
Birthplace: Edmonton, AB, CAN
Raised: Edmonton, AB, CAN
School(s): University of Alberta
Height: 173 cm
All Positions: Canada Soccer Life Member
Hall of Fame honoured member
Centre Back
Administrator
Team Honours: Jubilee Trophy winner, CIAU winner
International "A" totals: #CANWNT
Appearances: 47
Starts: 46
Goals: 1
Assists: 0
Clean Sheets: 0
Profile Text Last Updated 2016-07-12
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née Janine Wood... speaks English... she was five years old when she started playing soccer for Rio Terrace... favourites have included Wayne Gretzky... from USA 1999, was noted by the FIFA Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group as one of Canada’s outstanding players... as part of the Canadian Soccer Association’s Centennial Celebration in 2012, was honoured on the All-Time Canada XI women’s team... 

For Country

she was 19 years old when she made her debut for Canada (20 April 1990)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 1991 CONCACAF Women's Championship / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for China 1991... finished third with Canada at the 1993 CONCACAF Women’s Invitational Tournament... won a silver medal with Canada at the 1994 CONCACAF Women's Championship / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Sweden 1995... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Sweden 1995... played in a career-high 17 consecutive Canada matches from 1995 to 1998... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup USA 1999...

For Sport

served as a member on the Committee for Women’s Football and the FIFA Women’s World Cup... served on the Organising Committee for the FIFA Women’s World Cup China 2007... served on the Organising Committee for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup New Zealand 2008... served on the Organising Committee for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011... served as a member of the National Organising Committee for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... served as a draw assistant at the Official Draw for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014... 

Year Prize Honour
2015 Life Member / membre à vie Canada Soccer Life Member
2013 Honoured Member (Player) The Soccer Hall of Fame
2012 Women's Team All-Time Canada XI
2012 Top 30 Women's Footballers Canada Soccer Centennial Timeline
1997 Women's / Féminin Canadian Players of the Year
1989 Winner / Gagnante Gunn Baldursson Memorial Award
End Date Team Coach National Team Project Club Age
1999-06-27 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1999-06] FIFA Women’s World Cup USA 1999 29
1999-06-13 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1999-06] Pre-tournament camp 29
1999-05-25 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1999-05] Women’s national camp 29
1998-07-22 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1998-07] Women’s national camp 28
1997-06-08 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1997-06] US Cup ‘97 27
1996-07-08 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1996-07] Women’s national camp 26
1996-05-19 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1996-05] US Cup ‘96 26
1995-06-18 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1995-06] FIFA Women’s World Cup Sweden 1995 25
1995-06-04 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1995-05] Women’s national camp 25
1995-05-23 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1995-05] Women’s international series 25
1995-05-14 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1995-05] Women’s international series 25
1994-08-22 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1994-08] CONCACAF / FIFA Women’s World Cup Qualifier 24
1994-08-06 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1994-07] Women’s national camp 24
1994-04-18 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1994-04] Women’s international series 23
1993-08-09 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1993-08] CONCACAF Women’s Invitational Tournament 23
1993-06-22 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1993-06] Women’s international match in USA 23
1993-06-19 CAN WNT Sylvie Béliveau [1993-06] Ohio Soccer Extravagenza 23
1991-04-29 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1991-04] CONCACAF Women’s Championship / FIFA Women’s World Cup Qualifier Edmonton Angels 21
1990-07-28 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1990-07] International Women’s Invitational Edmonton Angels 20
1990-07-20 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1990-07] Pre-tournament camp Edmonton Angels 20
1990-04-22 CAN WNT Neil Turnbull [1990-04] Varna International Women’s Tournament 19
(GP = Games Played; GS = Games Started; SU = Games Played as Substitute; Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)

International "A" records

Year Team Record Age GP GS SU Min G A Y R GA CS
1999 CAN WNT 3-1-5 29 9 9 0 810 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1998 CAN WNT 0-0-1 28 1 1 0 89 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1997 CAN WNT 0-0-3 27 3 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1996 CAN WNT 0-1-4 26 5 5 0 450 1 0 0 0 N/A 0
1995 CAN WNT 1-1-6 25 8 8 0 720 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1994 CAN WNT 4-0-3 24 7 6 1 539 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1993 CAN WNT 1-1-1 23 5 3 0 270 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1991 CAN WNT 4-0-1 21 5 5 0 400 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
1990 CAN WNT 1-0-5 20 4 6 0 520 0 0 0 0 N/A 0
TOTALS 47 46 1 4068 1 0 0 0 0 0
(Min. = Minutes; G = Goals; A = Assists; Y = Cautions; R = Ejections; GA = Goals Allowed; CS = Clean Sheets)
Date Location Match CAN RESULT Opponent Age Start Min. G A Y R GA CS
1999-06-26 New York, NY, USA FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 1 : 4 RUS 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-23 Washington, DC, USA FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 1 : 7 NOR 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-19 San Jose, CA, USA FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 1 : 1 JPN 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-12 Toronto, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 0 AUS 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-09 Etobicoke (Toronto), ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 3 AUS 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-06 Portland, OR, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 4 USA 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-06-03 Portland, OR, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 4 BRA 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-05-24 Vancouver, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 0 MEX 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999-05-21 Vancouver, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 3 : 0 MEX 29 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998-07-19 Ottawa, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 2 CHN 28 1 89 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-06-07 Oakford, PA, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 2 : 3 AUS 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-06-04 Worcester, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 2 ITA 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997-05-31 New Britain, CT, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 4 USA 27 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-07-07 Ottawa, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 2 DEN 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-07-04 SD, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 2 BRA 26 1 90 1 0 0 0 0 0
1996-05-18 Washington, DC, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 0 JPN 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-05-15 New Britain, CT, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 5 CHN 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996-05-12 Worcester, MA, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 6 USA 26 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-06-10 Gävle, SWE FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 0 : 7 NOR 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-06-08 Helsingborg, SWE FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 3 : 3 NGA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-06-06 Helsingborg, SWE FIFA Women's World Cup™ CAN WNT 2 : 3 ENG 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-29 København, DEN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 5 DEN 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-22 Edmonton, AB, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 2 USA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-19 Dallas, TX, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 9 USA 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-13 Burnaby, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 3 AUS 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995-05-11 Burnaby, BC, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 3 : 0 AUS 25 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-08-19 Montréal, QC, CAN FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 5 : 0 TRI 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-08-15 Montréal, QC, CAN FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 6 : 0 MEX 24 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-08-13 Montréal, QC, CAN FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 7 : 0 JAM 24 63 27 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-08-03 Ottawa, ON, CAN Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 3 SWE 24 1 75 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-04-17 Port of Spain, TRI Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 3 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-04-14 San Fernando, TRI Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 1 : 4 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994-04-12 Milford, TRI Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 2 : 0 TRI 23 1 77 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-08-06 Long Island, NY, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 0 NZL 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-08-04 Long Island, NY, USA CONCACAF Women's Tournament CAN WNT 4 : 0 TRI 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-06-21 Detroit, MI, USA Women's International Friendly CAN WNT 0 : 3 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-06-14 Cincinnati, OH, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 7 USA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993-06-10 Columbus, OH, USA Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 4 ITA 23 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-04-28 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 0 : 5 USA 21 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-04-24 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 6 : 0 TRI 21 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-04-21 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 2 : 0 HAI 21 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-04-19 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 9 : 0 JAM 21 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991-04-16 Port-au-Prince, HAI FIFA Women's World Cup™ Qualifiers CAN WNT 6 : 0 CRC 21 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990-07-27 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 1 : 4 USA 20 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990-07-23 Winnipeg, MB, CAN Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 2 NOR 20 1 80 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990-04-21 Varna, BUL Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 5 : 0 URS 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990-04-20 Varna, BUL Women's International Tournament CAN WNT 0 : 2 CHN 19 1 90 0 0 0 0 0 0

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