Anne Smith (footballer)

Anne Smith (born 27 September 1951) is a former association football player who represented New Zealand at international level.

Anne Smith
Personal information
Full name Anne Smith
Date of birth (1951-09-27) 27 September 1951 (age 71)
Place of birth New Zealand
Position(s) Goalkeeper
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1984–1989 New Zealand 11 (0)
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 15 January 2009

Smith made her Football Ferns debut in a 3–0 win over a Switzerland on 8 December 1984[1] and ended her international career with 11 caps to her credit.[2]

Smith made her final appearance in a 5–0 win over Papua New Guinea on 30 March 1989, she continued to be included in the squad as second goalkeeper behind Leslie King through the Women's World Cup finals in China in 1991.[3]


  1. ^ "Football Ferns – Line-ups". The Ultimate New Zealand Soccer Website. Retrieved 20 February 2009.
  2. ^ "Caps 'n' Goals, New Zealand Women's national representatives". The Ultimate New Zealand Soccer Website. Retrieved 22 September 2008.
  3. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup China PR 1991 – Team New Zealand". FIFA. Archived from the original on 20 August 2007. Retrieved 30 January 2009.

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