|Sophie Schmidt Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7½ in|
|Date of Birth||June 28, 1988|
Sophie Schmidt is a professional Canadian soccer player who is known for her contribution to the Houston Dash of the National Women’s Soccer League club and the Canadian national team as a midfielder. She also has a huge fan base with more than 50k followers on Instagram and more than 50k followers on Twitter.
Sophie Diana Schmidt
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Sophie studied at W. J. Mouat Secondary School, Abbotsford, British Columbia and later, she attended the University of Portland from where she graduated in December 2010 with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in Life Science and German.
- Father – Elmer Schmidt
- Mother – Cornelia Schmidt
- Siblings – Spencer Schmidt (Older Brother) (Soccer Player), Bruce Schmidt (Younger Brother)
5 ft 7½ in or 171.5 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Sophie has dated –
- Nic Kyle
Race / Ethnicity
She has Paraguayan and German ancestry.
She prefers to dye her hair pink.
- She sports a mohawk while playing.
- Wears jersey number 13
She has either endorsed or promoted various brands including Nike.
Sophie Schmidt Favorite Things
- Quote – “Have I not commanded you”, “Be strong and courageous”
Source – Olympic.ca
Sophie Schmidt Facts
- She has a Golden Doodle named Leia.
- Her older brother Spencer also played on the youth national team.
- She started playing soccer ever since she could run.
- Sophie played for an organization for the first time when she was 8 years old.
- Sophie credits former American soccer player Michelle Akers as her inspiration.
Featured Image By University of the Fraser Valley / Flickr / CC BY 2.0