FURY RELEASE 5 PLAYERS TO CANADA'S NATIONAL TEAM RESIDENCY CAMP
17th January 2007
From a Fury Press release
The Ottawa Fury Soccer Club are proud to announce that they have released 5 players to the Canadian Women’s
National team residency camp in Vancouver. The camp starts January 21st and runs through to the FIFA Women’s
World Cup in China this September, 2007. Fury players Diana Matheson (55 caps), Rhian Wilkinson (32 caps),
Taryn Swiatek (21 caps), Robyn Gayle (10 caps), and Amy Vermeulen (3 caps) form part of a squad of 24 players
named by National Team Coach, Even Pellerud.
Rhian Wilkinson and Robyn Gayle are among the 6 nominees for the 2006 CSA Female Player of the Year Award.
To vote, please go to the Soccer Canada webpage and click on the top banner.
“Our World Cup team is entering a new era in Canadian soccer,” says Pellerud, "We are extremely thankful to
the W-League franchises that have agreed to release their players for this program. September 2007 may seem like
a long way away, but it will come quickly.”