Christine Sinclair

  • Birth Name: Christine Margaret Sinclair
  • Birth Place: Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
  • Profession: Soccer player
Watchlist Added
Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Fast Facts

  • Began playing soccer at age 4.
  • Led her high school to three league championships.
  • Won the prestigious Hermann Trophy in 2004 and 2005 as the top women's college soccer player; won the Honda-Broderick Cup in 2005-06 as the college female athlete of the year.
  • Participated in four World Cups (2003, 2007, 2011, 2015) and the 2008 and 2012 Olympics with the Canadian National Team; is Canada's all-time leading goal scorer and captain of the national team.
  • Broke her nose in the first game of the 2011 World Cup and continued the tournament wearing a fiberglass mask.
  • Was named Canadian Soccer Association Player of the Year 11 consecutive times (2004-14).
  • Was nominated by FIFA for World Player of the Year six times.
  • Inducted into Canada's Walk of Fame in 2013.
  • Featured on a Canadian postage stamp in 2015, with teammate Kadeisha Buchanan, for the 2015 World Cup.
  • Received the Lou Marsh Award, given to Canada's top athlete, in 2012.
  • Featured with Lionel Messi on the cover of FIFA 16 video game in Canada.
  • Won a bronze medal at the 2016 Olympics in Rio.
  • Has a tattoo on her back of a maple leaf playing soccer.


  • Bruce Gant — Uncle
  • Sandra Sinclair — Mother
  • Michael Sinclair — Brother
  • Bill Sinclair — Father
  • Brian Gant — Uncle


  • University of Portland, Portland, Oregon (2006)
<i style="">Homecoming</i>, <i style="">When They See Us</i>, <i style="">Tidying Up with Marie Kondo</i>, <i style="">Stranger Things 3</i>
The Best Netflix Originals of 2019

... so far

Discover Now!
The 25 Best Shows of the Decade

This list is unimpeachable

Discover Now!

My News

Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorite shows - Start Now