Jets secure goalkeeper Georgia Boric

Newcastle Jets are pleased to announce the signing of young goalkeeper Georgia Boric for the upcoming A-League Women’s Season.

Boric has represented Australia as part of the Junior Matildas and has previously spent time as part of Canberra United but has yet to make her league debut.

The 23-year-old is excited for the challenge.

“The opportunity to compete for a position in the A-League Women’s competition is really exciting to me,” Boric said.

“I’m excited to step back into the professional scene and push myself outside my comfort zone.

MORE: The Ins & Outs ahead of the 2021/22 season

“I hope to make my debut in the league, and to add to the team environment and culture, driving my teammates to work as a unit and reach our goals.”

Coach Ash Wilson spoke of her anticipation to see the young goalkeeper join the squad.

“Georgia is an exciting prospect having going through the National Youth system,” Wilson said.

“As well as having desirable technical qualities, she is motivated to achieve and loves a challenge.

“We expect her to bring that to the team and football environment.”