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Sarah Walsh

Sarah Walsh
Personal information
Full nameSarah Walsh
Date of birth11 January 1983(age 34)
Place of birthCamden, New South Wales, Australia
Height1.57 m
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current clubSydney FC

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Sarah Walsh (born 11 January 1983, in Camden, New South Wales) is an Australian football (soccer) forward currently playing for Sydney FC of Australia's W-League and is a member of the Australia women's national association football team.

Walsh was selected in the first round of the Women's Professional Soccer league's international draft in 2009 by Sky Blue FC. On 26 June 2009, Walsh was dealt to the Saint Louis Athletica. She had played in 5 games, 4 of them being starts (351 minutes) before being traded. She also added a goal and an assist for Sky Blue FC.

She has represented Australia at the 2004 Olympics, 2006 AFC Women's Asian Cup and the 2007 FIFA Women's World Cup.

Walsh is also part of the Professional Footballers Association's Matildas Delegates’ Committee alongside Melissa Barbieri, Lauren Colthorpe, Heather Garriock and Kate McShea. On 20 January 2010, the Committee and Football Federation Australia announced a new pay deal for the Matildas to take them through to the 2010 AFC Women's Asian Cup football.

In June 2011, Walsh was on the cover of the Australian FourFourTwo Magazine along with fellow Matildas Melissa Barbieri, Sam Kerr, Kyah Simon and Thea Slatyer.

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