|Name:||Jessie Fleming (CAN)|
|Date of birth:||1998-03-11|
|Birthplace:||London, ON, CAN|
|Raised:||London, ON, CAN|
Women's National Team Player
|First Club:||London NorWest Optimist SC|
|Team Honours:||Olympic Games (2016 bronze)|
International "A" totals
Jessie Alexandra Fleming... sports family (athletics brother Tristan)... speaks English... both of her parents were born in Toronto... grew up participating in soccer, hockey, track and cross-country running... she was three years old when she started playing soccer for Nor’West Optimist SC... enjoys sports, reading... favourites have included Melissa Tancredi, Andrés Iniesta, Pelé, Borussia Dortmund, FC Barcelona... other favourites have included Simon Whitfield, Lance Armstrong, Steve Prefontaine, London Knights...
as a youth player at Costa Rica 2014, was noted by the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (”good long-range shots, excellent technique and hard-working, good mobility, links defence and attack, impressive playmaker”)... as a youth player in 2014, was noted by the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (“good link-up play, reads the game well, decision-taker, hard-working player with leadership skills”)... scored a memorable goal for Canada at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014 (http://www.fifa.com/u17womensworldcup/goalofthetournament/video/video=2313149/index.html)... from Rio 2016, was noted by the Olympic Football Tournament Technical Study Group (”hard-working and versatile midfielder with excellent technique, good vision and passing skills”)...
she was 14 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2012 with coach Andrew Olivieri... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2013 CONCACAF Women's Under-17 Championship in Montego Bay, JAM... represented Canada at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014... 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 15 years old when she made her debut for Canada on 15 December 2013 (she was the second-youngest player to ever play for Canada)... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 4 March 2015 in Nicosia, CYP (Cyprus Cup)… she was Canada’s youngest player at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 (she was just 17 years old)... finished sixth with Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... 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...
she won a silver medal with Canada at the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship in USA (Canada qualified for France 2019)...