Defender Gema Simon
- Height 162cm
- Weight 55kg
- D.O.B. 19/7/90
She’s called places as far flung as Norway and as close as South Wallsend home.
A member of the inaugural W-League squad, Gema Simon co-captains the team, alongside Cassidy Davis for the 2020/21 W-League season.
Simon is a versatile left-sided player who can both start and stem the flow of goals.
With 11 Matildas caps under her belt, the 30-year-old is one of Newcastle’s most important players, so much so she has been named Jets Player of the Year on two separate occasions.
Westfield W-League 2020/21
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