Lisa De Vanna
14/11/1984 (age 30)
The Matilda’s co-captain arrives to Melbourne City FC as one Australia’s most accomplished players.
The 30-year-old boasts an impressive CV, playing across seven W-League seasons, including spells abroad in the Europe and the United States.
With over 100 international caps to her name, De Vanna became the first Australian female to score in three consecutive World Cups and was an essential component of the Matilda’s 2015 FIFA World Cup campaign.
City’s inaugural signing, De Vanna was named in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup all-star squad for her performances during the campaign, scoring twice throughout the competition.
With a host of honours to her name, De Vanna as a member of the Matildas’ AFC Women’s Asian Cup Championship squad in 2010 and Brisbane Roar’s title winning crusade the following year.
De Vanna is ranked inside the W-League’s top five all-time leading goal scorers.