Position: Forward, Midfield
Hometown: Temuco, Chile
Age: 24 (08/05/1993)
Last Club: Valencia
On June 27, 2017 the Washington Spirit announced that Yanara Aedo had signed a professional contract with the club.
Played for Spanish club Valencia from September 2016 through June 2017, before signing with the Spirit… She was a member of the Washington Spirit organization with the Reserves team from 2015-2016, helping the squad win the 2015 USL W-League season championship, scoring twice in the 2–1 final win over Colorado Pride…. Played for Chilean side Colo-Colo from 2011-2014… Began her pro career with Chilean side Araucanía Temuco from 2009-2010.
Chile National Team: At the age of 17, Aedo made the Chile Women’s National Team roster for the 2010 South American Women’s Football Championship in Ecuador. She scored a goal in a 3-1 win over Peru at the event. Now age 23, Aedo remains a regular on the Chilean roster. She led her country with three goals at the Copa America Femenina 2018 and helped Chile finish second to secure the country’s first ever qualification to the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Chile.