Janine Beckie

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Janine Beckie
Janine Beckie 2016 (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Janine Elizabeth Beckie
Date of birth (1994-08-20) August 20, 1994 (age 24)
Place of birth Highlands Ranch, Colorado, United States
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Manchester City
Number 11
College career
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2015 Texas Tech 67 (43)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2016–2017 Houston Dash 38 (5)
2018 Sky Blue FC 15 (0)
2018– Manchester City 2 (0)
National team
2011–2012 United States U-18
2013 United States U-20
2014 Canada U-20 4 (2)
2015– Canada 48 (24)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of November 5, 2018, 19:07 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of October 17, 2018

Janine Elizabeth Beckie (born August 20, 1994) is a Canadian soccer player who plays for Manchester City and the Canada women's national soccer team. She previously played for Sky Blue FC and the Houston Dash in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL). She is a dual citizen of Canada and the United States.

Early life

Born in Colorado, Beckie lived in Saskatchewan until age three before moving back to Colorado where she attended Valor Christian High School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.[1][2][3] At Valor Christian, she played for the varsity team for four years and was named 2012 Gatorade Colorado Player of the Year.[4][5]

Beckie attended Texas Tech University where she played for the Red Raiders from 2012 to 2015 and became the all-time leading scorer for the women's team with 57 career goals.[6] In December 2015, Beckie was named Player of the Year by Dallas Soccer News.[7]

Club career

In 2013, Beckie signed with the Seattle Sounders Women in the USL W-League.[8]

Houston Dash, 2016-2017

Beckie was selected eighth overall in the 2016 NWSL College Draft by the Houston Dash.[9] On February 8, 2016, it was announced that Beckie would be allocated to the team as part of the NWSL Player Allocation[10] On April 16, 2016, Beckie scored in her professional debut against the Chicago Red Stars[11]

Sky Blue FC, 2018

On January 18, 2018, Beckie was traded to the Sky Blue FC along with Carli Lloyd by the Dash in a three-team trade with the Chicago Red Stars and Sky Blue FC.[12] After making 15 appearances for Sky Blue, Beckie announced her departure from the club on August 9, 2018.[13]

Manchester City W.F.C., 2018-present

Beckie's transfer from Sky Blue FC to Manchester City was made official on August 9, 2018.[14]

International career

Beckie celebrates after scoring in a friendly

Beckie has represented Canada on the under-20 and senior national teams. In August 2014, she scored the game-winning goal against North Korea to advance the under-20 team to the knockout stage of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup.[3] Beckie also scored three goals in the Rio 2016 Olympics - helping the national team to defend their bronze medal effort in the 2012 London Olympics.

Personal life

Her brother Drew Beckie is also a soccer player.

Career statistics

Club

As of October 21, 2018[15]
Club League Season League Playoffs Cup League Cup Continental Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Houston Dash NWSL 2016 14 3 0 0 14 3
2017 24 2 0 0 24 2
Total 38 5 0 0 38 5
Sky Blue FC NWSL 2018 15 0 0 0 15 0
Manchester City FA WSL 2018–19 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Career total 54 5 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 56 5

International goals


Goal
Date Location Opponent Score Result Competition
1. January 15, 2015 [16] Shenzhen Stadium  Mexico

5350.03005 1–1

5650.06005 2–1

2015 Four Nations Tournament
2. December 13, 2015 Arena das Dunas, Natal  Trinidad and Tobago

5350.03005 2–0

5650.06005 4–0

2015 International Tournament of Natal
3. December 20, 2015 Arena das Dunas, Natal  Brazil

5350.03005 1–1

5650.06005 1–3

2015 International Tournament of Natal
4. February 14, 2016 BBVA Compass Stadium  Trinidad and Tobago

5150.01005 5–0

6–0

2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier
5. February 16, 2016 BBVA Compass Stadium  Guatemala

5150.01005 3–0

10–0

2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifier
6. March 7, 2016 Lagos Municipal Stadium, Lagos, Portugal  Iceland

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 1–0

2017 Algarve Cup
7. March 9, 2016 Lagos Municipal Stadium, Lagos, Portugal  Brazil

5350.03005 2–0

5650.06005 2–1

2017 Algarve Cup
8. April 10, 2016 Jan Louwers Stadion, Eindhoven  Netherlands

5350.03005 2–0

5650.06005 2–1

Friendly
9. June 7, 2016 TD Place, Ottawa  Brazil

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 1–0

Friendly
10. August 3, 2016 Arena Corinthians, São Paulo  Australia

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 2–0

2016 Summer Olympics
11. August 6, 2016 Arena Corinthians, São Paulo  Zimbabwe

5950.09005 1–0

6050.10005 3–1

2016 Summer Olympics
12.

5950.09005 3–0

13. February 4, 2017 BC Place, Vancouver  Mexico

5950.09005 2–1

6050.10005 3–2

Friendly
14.

5950.09005 3–1

15. April 6, 2017 Vångavallen, Trelleborg  Sweden

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 1–0

Friendly
16. June 11, 2017 BMO Field, Toronto  Costa Rica

5950.09005 2–0

6050.10005 6–0

Friendly
17.

5950.09005 3–0

18.

5950.09005 4–0

19. November 11, 2017 Avaya Stadium, San Jose  United States

5350.03005 1–1

5650.06005 1–3

Friendly
20. November 28, 2017 Estadio Marbella, Marbella  Norway

5350.03005 2–2

5650.06005 3–2

Friendly
21. February 28, 2018 Bela Vista Municipal Stadium, Parchal  Sweden

5350.03005 1–1

5650.06005 1–3

2018 Algarve Cup
22. March 7, 2018 Bela Vista Municipal Stadium, Parchal  Japan

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 2–0

2018 Algarve Cup
23. October 11, 2018 H-E-B Park, Edinburg  Costa Rica

5350.03005 1–0

5650.06005 3–1

2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship
24. October 14, 2018 Toyota Stadium, Frisco  Panama

5350.03005 4–0

5650.06005 7–0

2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship Semi-final

Honours

Canada

References

  1. ^ Dzakowic, Morgan (July 22, 2015). "Janine Beckie, Valor Christian grad, playing for Canada in Pan Am Games". Denver Post. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  2. ^ "Janine Beckie". Canada Soccer. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  3. ^ a b "Dual citizen Janine Beckie driving Canada toward semi-final goal at FIFA Women's U-20 World Cup". Yahoo! Sports Canada. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  4. ^ Devlin, Neil (May 30, 2012). "Valor Christian's Beckie Gatorade's girls soccer player of the year". Denver Post. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  5. ^ Rohrbach, Ben (May 22, 2012). "Colorado Girls Soccer POY: Janine Beckie". ESPN. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  6. ^ "Beckie, Murphy taken in NWSL draft". Lubboch-Avalanche Journal. January 15, 2016. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  7. ^ "Texas Tech's Beckie is Player of the Year". Dallas Soccer News. December 23, 2015. Archived from the original on February 20, 2016. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  8. ^ "Sounders Women Sign Texas Tech Talent – Hinkle, Beckie, & Johnson". Sounders Women. Archived from the original on June 6, 2015. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  9. ^ "Canadian Beckie goes eighth in NWSL draft". Retrieved February 8, 2016.
  10. ^ "National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) Canadian Players for 2016 Season". Retrieved February 8, 2016.
  11. ^ Dash, Houston. "53' Ohai finds Beckie at the edge of the box and scores her first goal of the season. #HOUvChipic.twitter.com/vjiQZH6UpJ". Retrieved January 18, 2018.
  12. ^ Roepken, Corey (January 18, 2018). "Dash trade Carli Lloyd and Janine Beckie, acquire Christen Press". chron.com. Retrieved January 18, 2018.
  13. ^ "@janinebeckie4". August 9, 2018. Retrieved August 9, 2018.
  14. ^ "SKY BLUE FC ANNOUNCES TRANSFER OF JANINE BECKIE". August 9, 2018. Retrieved August 9, 2018.
  15. ^ "Janine Beckie Profile". Retrieved January 31, 2017.
  16. ^ "Janine Beckie (CAN)". Retrieved October 9, 2018.

External links

Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Janine_Beckie&oldid=867440856"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janine_Beckie
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Janine Beckie"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA