Jessie Fleming
Jessie
Fleming

Born
Mar 11, 1998
Age
24
Club
Chelsea
Birthplace
London, CAN
Height
164 cm
School(s)
UCLA
Where they grew up
London, CAN
TEAM HONOURS (7)
STATS
International "A" Level - CAN WNT
99 Appearances
85 Starts
15 Goals
5 Assists

Bio

Jessie Fleming

Jessie Alexandra Fleming... she/her... speaks English... sports family (athletics brother Tristan)... both of her parents Michaele and John were born in Toronto... grew up participating in soccer, hockey, track and cross-country running... she was three years old when she started playing soccer for Nor’West Optimist SC... enjoys sports, reading... growing up, favourites included Andrés Iniesta, FC Barcelona... other favourites included Simon Whitfield, Steve Prefontaine, Courtney Dauwalter, London Knights...

Canada Soccer Player of the Year in 2021...

with Canada at the Olympic Games, won both a gold medal (Tokyo 2021) and a bronze medal (Rio 2016)... represented Canada at two FIFA Women’s World Cups (Canada 2015 and France 2019)... won three Concacaf medals with Canada (2016 silver, 2018 silver, 2020 silver)... from Rio 2016, was noted by the Olympic Football Tournament Technical Study Group (”hard-working and versatile midfielder with excellent technique, good vision and passing skills”)...

represented Canada at two FIFA youth tournaments (U-17 at Costa Rica 2014; U-20 at Canada 2014)... won a Concacaf youth medal with Canada (2013 silver U-17)… as a youth player at Costa Rica 2014, was noted by the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (”good long-range shots, excellent technique and hard-working, good mobility, links defence and attack, impressive playmaker”)... as a youth player in 2014, was noted by the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Technical Study Group (“good link-up play, reads the game well, decision-taker, hard-working player with leadership skills”)...

in England with Chelsea FC, a two-time FA Cup winner (2021, 2022), a two-time FA Women’s Super League winner (2020-21, 2021-22), and a one-time FA League Cup winner (2020-21)...

part of the Canada Soccer team that met Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Parliament Hill on 6 June 2016 ahead of their international match one day later in Ottawa... part of the Canada Soccer team that met Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Langford ahead of their international match on 8 April 2022 (a surprise visit by the Prime Minister at the team hotel)...

said Christine Sinclair in 2017, “to be honest, Jessie Fleming is a world-class player that I believe, over the next few years, could be the best in the world... she is one of a handful of players on our team where the potential is just limitless; I am just happy to be around for the ride”...

For Country

she was 14 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2012 with coach Andrew Olivieri... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2013 CONCACAF Women's Under-17 Championship in Montego Bay, JAM... represented Canada at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2014... finished sixth with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Canada 2014... finished fourth with Canada at the Pan American Games Toronto 2015...

she was 15 years old when she made her debut for Canada on 15 December 2013 (she was the second-youngest player to ever play for Canada)... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 4 March 2015 in Nicosia, CYP (Cyprus Cup)… she was Canada’s youngest player at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 (she was just 17 years old)... finished sixth with Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship in USA (Canada qualified for Rio 2016)... finished first with Canada at the 2016 Algarve Women’s Cup... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the Rio 2016 Women's Olympic Football Tournament...

played in 21 consecutive Canada matches (2016-17)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship in USA (Canada qualified for France 2019)... represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship (Canada qualified for Tokyo 2020)... won an Olympic gold medal with Canada at the Tokyo 2020 Women’s Olympic Football Tournament in 2021...

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