Gallagher inks first deal

Western Sydney Wanderers FC have today confirmed the signing of Sheridan Gallagher for the upcoming W-League season.

The forward is set to play in her first season of the W-League competition with the Wanderers after honing her craft in the National Premier League Women’s competition and US College System with William Carey University.

Head coach Catherine Cannuli welcomed Gallagher to the club.

“We welcome Sheridan to the club for the upcoming 2021/22 season and look forward to watching her continue to grow and develop at the club,” said Cannuli.

“It is very important that we continue to give young footballers the opportunity to be part of our W-League set-up and as we have seen over the last few seasons, their development has seen them earn starting positions at the club.”

Sheridan Gallagher
Sheridan Gallagher of Australia controls the ball during the International match between the Young Matildas and Thailand.

Gallagher said she was excited for her first W-League season.

“I am excited to have my first W-League contract with the Wanderers. All my hard-work has paid off and I am looking forward to playing and training with the team,” said Gallagher.

“From watching the Wanderers play, I know that they are a hard-working, cohesive and professional team.

“I am expecting the level of training and playing to be a step-up from the National Premier League Women’s.

“My goals are to first be part of the starting team and then to hopefully make Finals with the club.”