|Name:||Kaylyn Kyle (CAN) @KaylynKyle|
|Birthplace:||Saskatoon, SK, CAN|
|International "A" totals|
Kaylyn McKenzie Kyle... sports family (hockey father Doug, soccer sister Courtnee)... she was born just over a year after her father retired from professional hockey in the United States... she was six years old when she started playing for Silverwood Rangers (as a goalkeeper)... as a youngster, favourites included Christine Sinclair and Carmelina Moscato... favourites have included Sergio Ramos, Andy Carroll, Lionel Messi, Real Madrid... other favourites have included Tom Brady... as a youth player in 2008, was noted by the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (“balances the team, strong and influential player, excellent awareness of defensive duties, good timing of passes, composure in possession”)... in 2013, was one of 28 athletes featured in Sportsnet Magazine’s The Beauty of Sport...
she was 14 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2003 with coach Bryan Rosenfeld... won a silver medal at the 2006 CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship in Mexico... represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Russia 2006... she was 19 years old when she made her debut for Canada (16 January 2008)... finished first with Canada at the 2008 Cyprus Women's Cup... won a gold medal with Canada at the 2008 CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship in Puebla (Canada qualified for Chile 2008)... represented Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Chile 2008... finished second with Canada at the 2009 Cyprus Women's Cup... 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... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011... won a gold medal with Canada at the XVI Pan American Games Guadalajara 2011... 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 26th women's footballer to make her 50th appearance for Canada (1 March 2012)... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the London 2012 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... she was the 19th women's footballer to make her 75th appearance for Canada (2 June 2013)... she played in a career-high 56 consecutive Canada matches in 2011-14 (through 10 March 2014)...