Goalkeeper Melissa Barbieri
- Height 168cm
- Weight 65kg
- D.O.B. 20/1/80
Former Matildas captain and two-time W-League Keeper of the Year, Melissa Barbieri, bolsters Melbourne City FC’s goalkeeper stocks ahead of the new season.
The 39-year-old boasts a wealth of experience, having represented Australia at a World Cup and led the Matildas to victory in the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in 2010.
The shot-stopper has represented four W-League teams throughout her journey, including Melbourne Victory, Newcastle Jets, Adelaide United and Melbourne City, as well as having managed WNPL side Heidelberg United.
Melissa Barbieri returns to City for 2021/22 season
Melbourne City FC is happy to announce the return of Melissa Barbieri for her 11th W-League season. Since joining City in November 2017 on an injury replacement contract, Barbieri has played a massive role in the W-League squad which will continue as a playing Assistant Coach
Melissa Barbieri returns to City!
Melbourne City FC can today confirm the return of Melissa Barbieri in a playing assistant coach role. This will be the former Matildas goalkeeper's fourth season at City where she has played a vital role in the Club's recent success. Barbieri went to four World Cups with th