Forward Lisa De Vanna
- Height 156cm
- Weight 56kg
- D.O.B. 14/11/84
Debut: Friendly v New Zealand, 2004
Clubs played for: Adelaide Sensation, Western Waves, Doncaster Rovers Belles, AIK, Perth Glory, Washington Freedom, Brisbane Roar, magicJack, Newcastle Jets, Linkoping, Sky Blue FC, Melbourne Victory, Boston Breakers, Washington Spirit, Melbourne City, North Shore Mariners, Orlando Pride, Canberra United, South Melbourne, Sydney FC
Her 2018 so far:
One of the most experienced heads in the Westfield Matildas' ranks, Lisa De Vanna continued to show her value to the Australian set up in 2018.
The veteran striker claimed six goals and four assists with Sydney FC during the Westfield W-League season as the Sky Blues narrowly missed out on the Premiership to Brisbane Roar.
De Vanna also featured four times in the AFC Women's Asian Cup, and scored a brace in Australia’s 5-0 friendly win over Thailand in March.
She has since returned to South Melbourne in the NPL Victoria and scored three goals in six appearances for the competition leaders.
Womens Asian Cup 2018
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