Desiree Scott Headlines Canadian National Team Roster

Photo by Amy Kontras courtesy of ISI Photos

Photo by Amy Kontras courtesy of ISI Photos

KANSAS CITY (May 31, 2017) – Canada Soccer released their roster for two matches against Costa Rica. FC Kansas City midfielder Desiree Scott was one of 19 players called to play for their country in the June matches. Scott will play in her hometown of Winnipeg, Manitoba on June 8th and in Toronto, Ontario on June 11th.

Canada last played in Winnipeg in 2014 against the USA resulting in a 1:1 draw. Kadeisha Buchanan gave the raucous crowd something to cheer about as she opened the scoring in the first half before the Americans tied the game with fifteen minutes to go to draw 1:1.

The full roster for Canada Soccer is below:

GK Stephanie Labbé, age 30, from Edmonton, AB/ Washington Spirit (NWSL)

GK Sabrina D'Angelo, age 24, from Welland, ON/ North Carolina Courage (NWSL)

GK Kailen Sheridan, age 21, from Whitby, ON/ Sky Blue FC (NWSL)

FB Lindsay Agnew, age 22, from Kingston, ON/ Washington Spirit (NWSL)

FB Allysha Chapman, age 28, from Courtice, ON/ Boston Breakers (NWSL)

FB Ashley Lawrence, age 21, from Caledon, ON/ Paris St-Germain FC (Division 1 Féminine)

CB Shannon Woeller, age 27, from Vancouver, BC/ FF USV Jena (Bundesliga)

CB Kadeisha Buchanan, age 21, from Brampton, ON/ FCF Olympique Lyonnais (Division 1 Féminine)

CB Shelina Zadorsky, age 24, from London, ON/ Washington Spirit (NWSL)

M Jessie Fleming, age 19, from London, ON/ UCLA (NCAA)

M Rebecca Quinn, age 21, from Toronto, ON/ Duke University (NCAA)

M Sophie Schmidt, age 28, from Abbotsford, BC/ FFC Frankfurt (Bundesliga)

M Desiree Scott, age 29, from Winnipeg, MB/ FC Kansas City (NWSL)

F Nichelle Prince, age 22, from Ajax, ON/ Houston Dash (NWSL)

F Deanne Rose, age 18, from Alliston, ON/ Scarborough GS United

F Adriana Leon, age 24, from King City, ON/ Boston Breakers (NWSL)

F Jordyn Huitema, age 16, from Chilliwack, BC/ Vancouver Whitecaps FC Girls Elite BC Soccer REX

F Janine Beckie, age 22, from Highlands Ranch, CO/ Houston Dash (NWSL)

F Christine Sinclair, age 33, from Burnaby, BC/ Portland Thorns FC (NWSL)

Watch Desiree and FC Kansas City all season long at Swope Soccer Village. Single game tickets are available to purchase here.