Westfield W-League: Rnd 1 Squad Announced v Adelaide United

The Wanderers inaugural Westfield W-League squad has today been named by Coach Stephen Roche.

The Wanderers inaugural Westfield W-League squad has today been named by Coach Stephen Roche.

The side travel to Adelaide to take on Adelaide United on Saturday with kick-off at 2.00pm.

Roche is extremely happy with the squad and looking forward to the season ahead.

“I had a pretty good idea of what was out there and in a way it was good for me that I had no other choice but to get straight into and start building a squad,” Roche said. “I think we-ve come up with a good balance of youth and experience, we have a few internationals and have selected a leadership group so we are well prepared I feel.”

Former Matilda Sarah Walsh has been appointed Captain of the side after the squad voted her the most suitable woman for the role.

The inaugural Westfield W-League squad to travel to Adelaide is as follows:

1. Elizabeth DURACK, 2. Samantha SPACKMAN, 3. Alexandra HUYNH, 4. Alesha CLIFFORD, 5. Olivia KENNEDY, 7. Jenna KINGSLEY, 8. Vanessa HART, 9. Sarah WALSH (c), 10. Servet UZUNLAR, 12. Jessica SEAMAN, 13. Catehrine CANNULI, 14. Trudy CAMILLERI, 15. Teigen ALLEN, 16. Linda O'NEILL, 17. Alisha BASS, 21. Georgia ROWNTREE (one to be omitted)

OUTS: N/A

UNAVAILABLE: 6. Rachael SOUTAR (foot)