Player Interview with Inter Lions Star Catherine Cannuli


Catherine Cannuli
Occupation: Sales Manager with Workout World
Representative Honours: Australian Schoolgirls, NSW Sapphires (1999-2004), Young Matildas (2002-2004)
Which junior club did you play for?: Marconi Stallions. I played with the boys in the Under 11?s and 12?s before moving into the Marconi Womens 1st Grade side at the age of 13.
Why football?: It?s the best game in the world! My family were into the sport and my brothers also played.
Players you admire?: Mia Haim, the great United States player.
Most respected opponent?: Anissa Tann, formerly of Marconi Stallions now with Sutherland Sharks.
Interests outside of football?: Shopping and Drag Racing. At the moment I?m an interested spectator of the latter but I hope to drive in drag races in the future. My brothers are quite involved in the sport and are intending to teach me the ropes.
Favourite meal before a game?: Pasta.
Who?d be your ideal dinner date?: David Beckham.
Favourite football memory?: Scoring a goal at the 2002 FIFA Under 19 Women?s World Championship.
Teams to beat in the Arrive Alive NSW Womens Super League?: Definitely Illawarra Stingrays.
Thanks for your time Catherine. We hope you overcome your current injury quickly. Good luck to both you and Inter Lions for the rest of the season.