Defender Gema Simon
- D.O.B. 19/7/90
She’s called places as far flung as Norway and as close as South Wallsend home, and Gema Simon is back on board with Newcastle this season.
Named Jets Player of the Year on two occasions, Simon played just six matches in 2017/18 in a season hampered by injury.
When at full fitness and in full flight, Simon is a versatile left-sided player who can both start and stem the flow of goals. With nine Matildas caps under her belt, when fit the 28-year-old is one of Newcastle’s most important players.
Westfield W-League 2018/19
W-League: Changes in the Westfield Matildas camp
There’s been some bittersweet news in the Westfield Matildas camp for two Newcastle Jets players. Central defender, Larissa Crummer has been ruled out of the Australia squad to face Chile in Penrith and Newcastle due to injury. The 22-year-old made her Club debut in the 2-1
W-League: 2018/19 leadership group locked in
Newcastle Jets Westfield W-League Head Coach, Craig Deans has locked in his leadership team ahead of Thursday night’s season opener away to Melbourne Victory. The group of three have a combined 242 matches of experience in the Westfield W-League, with almost all of those games