Angela Kelly
Angela
Kelly

Born
Oct 03, 1971
Age
50
Club
N/A
Birthplace
Glasgow, SCO
Height
160 cm
School(s)
University of North Carolina
Where they grew up
Brantford, CAN
TEAM HONOURS (2)
STATS
International "A" Level - CAN WNT
29 Appearances
29 Starts
1 Goals
1 Assists

Bio

Angela Kelly

Angela Kelly... parents John and Moira... growing up, favourites included Wayne Gretzky, Dallas Cowboys, Toronto Maple Leafs... earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina... in 2004, she became the third women’s footballer inducted into the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame...

wrote Frank Donlavey in 1989 after a tournament, “Angela Kelly is very aggressive, always wants the ball, has a good touch, a team leader, always looking to strike at goal, very strong on the ball”...

in 2003 when asked to describe herself in one word, she picked “loyal”... said Kelly in 2003, “I played soccer day in and day out because I loved it. I wouldn’t have changed anything for the world”... said Kelly in 2020, “I’m very grateful and very humbled to be able to participate in this sport. I take a huge responsibility to try to impart any of the wisdom I have in the game on my players so they can become that much better”...

For Country

she was 18 years old when she made her debut for Canada (16 April 1990)... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 21 April 1990 in Varna, BUL (Varna Tournament)… 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 19 consecutive Canada matches from 1993 to 1995... 

For Sport

serves as head coach for the University of Tennessee’s women’s soccer program (2000-...)...

Individual Honours

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