Sport for Women

Lisa De Vanna

Type: Player/Athlete
Sports: Go Karting
Location: Australia

Widely regarded as one of the most electrifying strikers in women's world football, Lisa De Vanna has forged an impressive career in the US and Australia with Washington Freedom and Perth Glory. She has a long history with the Westfield Matildas, featuring in the 2004 Olympic Games finals, AFC Asian Women's Cup 2006, the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup 2007 and the 2010 AFC Women's Asian Cup 2010. De Vanna debuted in the same match with fellow Matildas strikers and close friend Kate Gill and Sarah Walsh, and between them have scored an impressive 82 goals in their combined 185 international matches.