Profile

Kara Lang

Association Footballer
Female
Born Oct 26, 1986
Age 29
Hometown Calgary, AB
Height 5' 10'' (1.8m)
Weight 70308.0 lb (31891...
Nationality CAN

Kara Elise Lang is a sports analyst and a retired Canadian soccer player, who represented her country in two FIFA World Cups and the Olympic Games, and played club soccer for Vancouver Whitecaps Women. She is the youngest woman to be named to Canada National Women's Team, making her National Team debut on March 1, 2002 at the Algarve Cup in Portugal at age 15. Lang retired on January 5, 2011 at the age of 24 due to recurring knee and ACL injuries.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Kara Lang.

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Kara Lang.

CHILDHOOD

1986 Birth Born on October 22, 1986.

TEENAGE

She is the youngest woman to be named to Canada National Women's Team, making her National Team debut on March 1, 2002 at the Algarve Cup in Portugal at age 15. … Read More
2003 16 Years Old At the age of 16, Lang played in all six of Canada's games at the FIFA Women's World Cup 2003. … Read More
2004 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Lang was an integral part of the 2004 CONCACAF U-19 Qualifying tournament in Ottawa, Ontario, where she played as a central defender at the request of head coach Ian Bridge. … Read More
2006 19 Years Old In the 2006 CONCACAF U-20 Qualifying tournament, Lang set a record for fastest goal (four seconds) when she scored from the opening kickoff against Mexico on 22 January 2006.

TWENTIES

2007 20 Years Old Kara participated in the FIFA Women's World Cup 2007 in China. … Read More
2010 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Kara scored one goal in Canada's thrashing of Guyana for 8-0 during the 2010 CONCACAF Women's World Cup qualifying tournament.
2011 24 Years Old 1 More Event
She made the official announcement at an Oakville Soccer Club Press Conference on January 5, 2011, in front of young fans, coaches, soccer club affiliaties, and press. "I have gotten everything out of this sport, and I have given this sport all that I have," she said about her retirement. … Read More
Original Authors of this text are noted on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kara_Lang.
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
Not the person you were looking for? Search Kara Lang