|Christine Sinclair Quick Info
|5 ft 9 in
|Date of Birth
|June 12, 1983
Christine Sinclair is a Canadian soccer player who is best known for playing for the Canadian national team. With time, she has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 50k followers on Instagram and more than 200k followers on Twitter.
Christine Margaret Sinclair
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
She studied at the University of Portland from 2001 to 2005 and graduated with a degree in Life Science.
In 2013, she was presented with an Honourary Doctorate of Laws from Simon Fraser University.
- Father – Bill Sinclair
- Mother – Sandra Sinclair
- Siblings – Mike Sinclair (Older Brother)
Christine is represented by Brian Levine of Envision Sports & Entertainment.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
58 kg or 128 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Dimpled cheeks
- She has a beauty spot on the right side of her cheekbone.
Christine Sinclair Facts
- She was 4 years old when she started playing soccer.
- Her father and uncles Brian and Bruce Gant were amateur soccer players.
- Growing up, Christine also indulged in basketball and baseball. In the past, she also played in the Burnaby boys’ baseball league.
- Sinclair was named “Academic All-American of the Year” by ESPN The Magazine in the past.
- Christine started playing football because she wanted to follow in the footsteps of her brother.
- She wears the jersey number #12 as it was the number of hall of fame second baseman and former Toronto Blue player Jay Roberto Alomar.
- She has been nominated for “FIFA Women’s World Player of the Year” on more than one occasion.
Featured Image By Simon Fraser University / Flickr / CC BY 2.0