Lisa De Vanna Net Worth: Australian footballer and captain of the Australian national team, Lisa De Vanna has a net worth of $1 million.
Born and raised in Perth, De Vanna was interested in football right from a young age and she always slept with her soccer ball. She started playing football with her brother on the streets soon to become a bigger name in Australian women football.
Having started her professional football career in 2007 at Doncaster Rovers Belles in the English Premier League, she moved to Swedish club AIK just after a year in 2008. She returned back to her hometown to play in the W-league for Perth Glory in 2008 and moved to Washington Freedom in 2009 where she enjoyed much success. She has played for a number of other clubs like Linkopings FC, Sky Blues FC, Melbourne Victory, Boston Breakers, Washinton Spirits, etc.
Considering international football, De Vanna played four games at the 2004 Olympic Football Tournament and made a name for herself in the national team. She was selected in the 2007 World Cup where she scored four goals for her country and was nominated for player of the year.
Lisa was selected and came 18th in the overall 2008 WPS International Draft. By March 2009, she officially signed with Washington Freedom and played for 3 years eventually laying for its successor magicJack in the WPS as well as Perth Glory, Brisbane Roar and Newcastle Jets in the W-League in Australia.
In 2012 when WPS suspended its operations, Lisa went ahead to sign with Damallsvenskan club Linköpings FC and scored five goals in her first eight games. On the 1st of February 2013, an announcement was put through which said that De Vanna signed with Sky Blue FC for the inaugural season of the National Women’s Soccer League, the top division in the United States.
In June same year, De Vanna was named league player of the week after she scored a bicycle kick goal but that’s not all. A video of the kick soon went viral as it was carried by YouTube, Soccer sites and a host of other video sites. Following the popularity of the said video, De Vanna was voted NWSL Fans’ Choice MVP for Week 8. In October, signed with Melbourne Victory for the 2013–14 W League season.
Early 2014, Sky Blue FC traded De Vanna to the Boston Breakers. They did this in exchange for the 2014 international roster spot and the Breakers’ first-round 2015 college draft pick. When the pick was over, they got Sarah Killion. Some more exchanges happened until September when it was confirmed that De Vanna had signed to play with Melbourne Victory again. She is also the current captain of the Australian national team and has shown a lot of prospect for her side ‘Matildas’.
Lisa De Vanna Net Worth & Salary
As the pay for women soccer team is very low in Australia, Lisa De Vanna earns somewhere around $50,000 for a season and has a net worth of $1 million.
Quick Facts about Lisa De Vanna
Full Name: Lisa Marie De Vanna
Profession: Footballer (Soccer Player)
Height: 5′ 1/2″ (1.56m)
Date of Birth: November 14, 1984
Place of Birth: Perth, Australia
Current Club: Melbourne Victory
Salary: $50 thousand