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Agent: Soccerbook Consulting
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Passport: USA & Mexico

National Team: Mexico 84 Caps 
Position: Attacking MF/CM/Fwd
Shirt #: 17
Date of Birth: 18.05.1988 (28 years) 
Height: 1.62m (5ft 3in)
Weight: 125lbs 
Foot: Both
Availability: Currently pre-season with Seattle Reign
Transfer Fee: None 
Current Club:  Currently pre-season with Seattle Reign
Previous Club: KIF ÖREBRO (Sweden)


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MEXICO NATIONAL TEAM HISTORY 


  • Mexico Women’s National Team (2010-Present) 
  • 84 CAPS, 9 GOALS
  • 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup (CANADA) 
  • 2015 Pan American Games Bronze Medalist (Toronto)
  • 2015 Voted Best XI CONCACAF team
  • 2014 Central American Games Gold Medalist (Veracruz) 
  • 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup 
  • 2011 CONCACAF World Cup Qualifiers Silver Medalist
  • 2011 Pan American Games Bronze Medalist  
  • 2012 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifiers in Vancouver


PROFESSIONAL CLUB TEAM CAREER


  • 2016: KIF Örebo (Sweden) (until December 2016) - 2 goals, 6 assists. 20 games. 
  • 2015: Canberra United (Australia) - 4 goals, 7 assists, 11 matches
  • 2014: Washington Spirit (USA) - 17 games, 1 goal, 4 assists
  • 2013 Western NY Flash (USA) - 22 games, 1 goal, 4 asst; NWSLRunner-up ’12 
  • 2012 Stjarnan FC (Iceland) - 17 games, 4 goals, 6 assists; Icelandic Cup Champions, UEFA Champions League Play
  • 2011/12: Seattle Sounders Women (USA) - 19 games, 12 goals, 10 assists 
  • 2010 Saint Louis Athletica (USA) 
  • 2009: Seattle Sounders Women (USA) 


COLLEGE CAREER


University of Washington (UW)  

  • Ranked in the all-time UW top-10 in several categories, including third in shots (194) and games played (83), fourth in game-winning goals (8), tied for sixth in goals
  • Two-time Second Team All-Pac-10
  • Two-time All-West Region
  • Two-time Pac-10 All-Academic selection
  • Honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic (2x) 
  • 2008 NSCAA and Soccer Buzz Second Team All-West Region
  • 2008 UW Player of the Year and Offensive MVP
  •  Her 13 goals rank tied for third on the UW single-season charts
  • Also ranked second in the Pac-10 in that category
  • All-UW team


COACHING EXPERIENCE​


  • University of Washington Women’s Soccer Volunteer Asst. (2011)
  • University of Washington Women’s Soccer Camps (2007-Present)
  • PSV Union Football Coaching Staff (2008-2017) READ ARTICLE 
  • Northwest National Soccer Club Academy (March 2012)

​" ... (O)ne of the greatest upsets in women's soccer history -- and perhaps in international women's sports history ... "

Steve Goff, The Washington Post, on Mexico's 2-1 win over top-ranked United States, in which Veronica Perez scored the game-winning goal


​​​QUOTES & articles


"Veronica is an experienced midfielder, with experience of clubs in the United States, Iceland and Australia, and not least in the Mexican national team. She has high quality, easily understands the game and is a player who can create opportunities."

Örebro manager George Papchristou (2016)


"A chance at soccer south of the border"

Los Angeles Times article


"Bay Area’s Veronica Perez made her mark on soccer in Mexico’s triumph over US"

San Jose Mercury News article


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