Katrina Gorry

Katrina Gorry
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Gorry with Brisbane Roar in 2014
Personal information
Full name Katrina-Lee Gorry
Date of birth (1992-08-13) 13 August 1992 (age 27)
Place of birth Brisbane, Australia
Height 154 cm (5 ft 1 in)[1]
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Brisbane Roar
Number 10
Youth career
Mount Gravatt
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Mount Gravatt
2009 Melbourne Victory 9 (2)
2010–2011 Adelaide United 9 (1)
2011–2012 Melbourne Victory 9 (3)
2012 Ottawa Fury 12 (2)
2012– Brisbane Roar 72 (18)
2014 FC Kansas City 10 (1)
2017 Vegalta Sendai 14 (0)
2018 Utah Royals FC 16 (0)
National team
2012– Australia 76 (14)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 August 2018
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 June 2019

Katrina-Lee Gorry (born 13 August 1992[2]) is an Australian soccer player currently playing for Brisbane Roar in the W-League. She was the 2014 AFC Women's Player of the Year.[3]

Club career

Gorry played youth football for Mount Gravatt.[4]

Brisbane Roar, 2012–present

Gorry joined the Brisbane Roar ahead of the 2012–13 W-League Season. In October 2017, Gorry become the first member of the Roar to sign a multi-year contract, as she signed a two year deal to remain in Brisbane.[5]

FC Kansas City, 2014

In March 2014, it was announced the Gorry was joining FC Kansas City in the NWSL.[6] She made 10 appearances for the team as they won the 2014 NWSL Championship.[7]

Vegalta Sendai, 2017

In 2017, Gorry spent a season with Vegalta Sendai in Japan.[8]

Utah Royals FC, 2018

On 14 February 2018 she joined the Utah Royals FC, marking her return to the NWSL.[9] She made 16 appearances for Utah in 2018. After the season, Utah declined her contract option and she was waived by the club.[10]

International career

Gorry made her debut for Australia on 11 July 2012 as a substitute against Japan.[1][11] Gorry won AFC Women's Player of the Year and FFA Women's Player of the Year in 2014.

In May 2015, Gorry was named to the Australia's 23-player roster for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup. She appeared in four out of Australia's five matches. The Matildas finished second in their group and advanced to the knockout stage. They defeated Brazil in the Round of 16 but lost to Japan in the quarter-finals.[12]

Gorry attended her first Olympic Games in 2016. She appeared in all four matches for Australia at Rio 2016. Their quarter-final match against Brazil was tied 0–0 after extra time and went to penalties. Gorry was the fourth person to take a PK for Australia, she did not convert her penalty and Brazil went on to win the match 7–6 on penalties.[13]

Gorry was part of the Matildas squad that won the 2017 Tournament of Nations and defeated the United States for the first time ever.[14]

At the 2018 AFC Women's Asian Cup Gorry appeared in four matches. Australia advanced to the Championship Game but lost to Japan 1–0 in the final. Australia qualified for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup.[15]

Career statistics

International goals

Key (expand for notes on “international goals” and sorting)
Location Geographic location of the venue where the competition occurred
Sorted by country name first, then by city name
Lineup Start – played entire match
on minute (off player) – substituted on at the minute indicated, and player was substituted off at the same time

off minute (on player) – substituted off at the minute indicated, and player was substituted on at the same time
(c) – captain
Sorted by minutes played

# NumberOfGoals.goalNumber scored by the player in the match (alternate notation to Goal in match)
Min The minute in the match the goal was scored. For list that include caps, blank indicates played in the match but did not score a goal.
Assist/pass The ball was passed by the player, which assisted in scoring the goal. This column depends on the availability and source of this information.
penalty or pk Goal scored on penalty-kick which was awarded due to foul by opponent. (Goals scored in penalty-shoot-out, at the end of a tied match after extra-time, are not included.)
Score The match score after the goal was scored.
Sorted by goal difference, then by goal scored by the player's team
Result The final score.

Sorted by goal difference in the match, then by goal difference in penalty-shoot-out if it is taken, followed by goal scored by the player's team in the match, then by goal scored in the penalty-shoot-out. For matches with identical final scores, match ending in extra-time without penalty-shoot-out is a tougher match, therefore precede matches that ended in regulation

aet The score at the end of extra-time; the match was tied at the end of 90' regulation
pso Penalty-shoot-out score shown in parenthesis; the match was tied at the end of extra-time
Light-purple background colorexhibition or closed door international friendly match
Light-yellow background color – match at an invitational tournament
Light-orange background color – Olympic women's football qualification match
Light-blue background color – FIFA women's world cup qualification match
Orange background color – Olympic women's football tournament
Blue background color – FIFA women's world cup final tournament

NOTE: some keys may not apply for a particular football player

Date Location Opponent Score Result Competition
1 29 June 2013 TATA Steel Stadion, Velsen, Netherlands  Netherlands 1–1 1–3 Friendly
2 6 July 2013 Stade Jean-Bouin, Angers, France  France 2–0 2–0 Friendly
3 24 November 2013 WIN Stadium, Wollongong, Australia  China PR 1–0 2–0 Friendly
4 5 March 2014 GSZ Stadium, Larnaca, Cyprus  Netherlands 1–2 2–2 2014 Cyprus Cup
5 12 March 2014 Paralimni Stadium, Paralimni, Cyprus  Italy 4–0 5–2 2014 Cyprus Cup
6 16 May 2014 Thống Nhất Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam  Jordan 3–0 3–1 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup
7 18 May 2014 Thống Nhất Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam  Vietnam 2–0 2–0 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup
8 22 May 2014 Thống Nhất Stadium, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam  South Korea 1–0 2–1 2014 AFC Women's Asian Cup
9 11 March 2015 Paralimni Stadium, Paralimni, Cyprus  Czech Republic 1–1 6–2 2015 Cyprus Cup
10 7 April 2015 Stadion Villach Lind, Villach, Austria  Austria 1–2 1–2 Friendly
11 21 May 2015 Jubilee Oval, Sydney, Australia  Vietnam 1–0 11–0 Friendly
12 29 February 2016 Kincho Stadium, Osaka, Japan  Japan 3–1 3–1 2016 Olympics qualifying
13 7 March 2016 Nagai Stadium, Osaka, Japan  North Korea 2–1 2–1 2016 Olympics qualifying
14 4 August 2017 StubHub Center, Carson, United States  Brazil 4–1 6–1 2017 Tournament of Nations




Brisbane Roar
FC Kansas City


Personal Life

Katrina is in a relationship with Australian CrossFit competitor Nanda Stolz.


  1. ^ a b "Katrina Gorry". Westfield Matildas. Football Federation Australia. Archived from the original on 7 June 2015. Retrieved 25 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Player profile – Katrina Gorry". Melbourne Victory FC. Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 6 October 2009.
  3. ^ "Katrina Gorry named AFC Women's Player of the Year". ABC News. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 3 June 2015. Retrieved 7 July 2018.
  4. ^ "Globe-trotting competitors". South East Advertiser. News Limited. 5 July 2006.
  5. ^ "Matildas star Katrina Gorry makes Roar history". 21 October 2017. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  6. ^ "Gorry to join FC Kansas City". Westfield Matildas. Football Federation Australia. 4 March 2014. Retrieved 3 July 2018.
  7. ^ "K. Gorry". Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  8. ^ "カトリーナ ゴリー選手 完全移籍加入のお知らせ" [Notification of full transfer joining Katrina Goli player] (in Japanese). Vegalta Sendai. 9 April 2017.
  9. ^ "Australian WNT goal scorer and NWSL champion Katrina Gorry Joins Utah Royals FC". RSL Communications. 14 February 2018.
  10. ^ "UTAH ROYALS FC KEEPS CORE INTACT FOR 2019 SEASON". 1 October 2018. Retrieved 2 October 2018.
  11. ^ "Westfield Matildas fall to Japan". Football Federation Australia. 12 July 2012. Archived from the original on 14 March 2015. Retrieved 1 April 2015.
  12. ^ "Westfield Matildas name World Cup squad". Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  13. ^ "BRAZIL VS. AUSTRALIA 0 – 0". Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  14. ^ "Australian women beat U.S. in Tournament of Nations". 28 July 2017. Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  15. ^ "WOMEN'S ASIAN CUP". Retrieved 1 October 2018.
  16. ^ "FC Kansas City Earns 2014 NWSL Championship". FC Kansas City. 31 August 2014. Retrieved 12 November 2014.

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