Hometown: Oakville, Ontario
Age: 29 (04/06/1984)
Last Club: LSK Kvinner FK
She was 18 years old when she made her debut for Canada (18 March 2003)… represented Canada at the 2003 Algarve Women’s Cup… finished fourth with Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup USA 2003… finished third with Canada at the 2004 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament in Costa Rica… she was the 14th women’s footballer to reach her 50th appearance for Canada (28 October 2006)… played in a career-high 45 consecutive Canada matches from 2003 to 2006, at the time a national record (surpassed by Randee Hermus in 2008)… won a silver medal with Canada at the 2006 CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for China 2007… won a bronze medal with Canada at the XV Pan American Games Rio 2007… represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup China 2007… played in 24 consecutive Canada matches from 2006 to 2007… actually played in 69 of 70 Canada matches from 2003 to 2007 (only missing a single match on 30 July 2006)… finished first with Canada at the 2008 Cyprus Women’s Cup… she was the ninth women’s footballer to reach her 75th appearance for Canada (9 April 2008)… finished second with Canada at the 2008 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament (Canada qualified for the Beijing 2008 Olympics)… reached the quarter-final phase with Canada at the Beijing 2008 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament… finished second with Canada at the 2009 Cyprus Women’s Cup… finished first with Canada at the 2010 Cyprus Women’s Cup… she was the sixth women’s footballer to reach her 100th appearance for Canada (15 September 2010)… won a gold medal with Canada at the 2010 CONCACAF championship / FIFA Women’s World Cup Qualifiers for Germany 2011… finished first with Canada at the 2011 Cyprus Women’s Cup… represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011… played in 25 consecutive Canada matches from 2010 to 2011… won a gold medal with Canada at the XVI Pan American Games Guadalajara 2011… won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the London 2012 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament…
Diana Beverly Matheson… her father was born in Montréal, QC while her mother was born in Uxbridge, ON… while Diana was born in Mississauga, her family was in fact living in neighboring Oakville, ON… grew up participating in soccer, hockey and cross-country running… she was five years old when she started playing soccer for Oakville SC… favorites have included Andrés Iniesta, Steven Gerrard, Liverpool… as part of the Canadian Soccer Association’s Centennial Celebration in 2012, was honored on the All-Time Canada XI women’s team… of her medal-winning goal at the London 2012 Olympics, John Doyle wrote, “the best Olympic moment, by far, was Diana Matheson’s smile after she scored THAT goal in the bronze-medal match”…
2013: In January, the U.S. Soccer Federation allocated Robyn to the Washington Spirit.