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#16 | ALLIE LONG


Position: Midfielder

Date of Birth: 08/13/87 (age 33)

Height: 5-8

Hometown: Northport, N.Y.

Country: USA

College: University of North Carolina

Acquired: Trade with OL Reign (4/27/21)

Pronouns: She/her/hers

#16 Allie Long Gotham FC Midfielder

PLAYER BIOGRAPHY

PROFESSIONAL | 2021: Traded to NJ/NY Gotham FC in April 2021 2018-2021: Traded to Seattle Reign FC in January 2018... 3 goals, 1 assist in 20 appearances... helped Reign to clinch a 2018 NWSL semifinal playoff berth... finished fifth in NWSL in passing (1,059)...2 assists in 15 appearances for 2019 season...helped lead team to fourth place finish in league and another semifinal playoff berth...3 appearances in 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup...4 key passes in 3 appearances for 2020 NWSL Fall Series 2017: 2 goals, 1 assist in 23 appearances, helped Portland to second-place finished for NWSL title 2016: 6 goals, 2 assists in 16 appearances...led Thorns to regular season title and playoff berth... named on NWSL Best XI for second year 2015: 10 goals, 4 assists in 20 appearances... NWSL Best XI... Portland Thorns MVP and Golden Boot winner...became first Portland Thorns player to reach double-digit goals (19) and assists (10)... surpassed 5,000 career minutes 2014: 9 goals, 3 assists in 22 regular season appearances...named on NWSL Second XI...4-for-4 on penalty kicks... tallied game-winning assist to secure spot in 2014 NWSL playoffs 2013: Signed with Portland Thorns in January 2013 of newly formed NWSL... 3 goals, 3 assists... game-winning goal in NWSL semifinals 2012: Signed with New York Fury in WPSL Elite in April 2012 and guided club to playoff semifinals 2011-2012: Joined Paris Saint-Germain of the Division 1 Feminine on six month contract from Oct. 2011 - March 2012... 8 goals in 16 appearances across all comps for PSG 2011: Traded to Sky Blue FC, 18 appearances 2009-2010: Drafted as 7th overall pick in WPS Draft by Washington Freedom... 2 goals in 19 appearances for rookie season... 2 goals in 22 appearances for sophomore season

COLLEGE | Played for Penn State Nittany Lions from 2005-2006 and North Carolina Tar Heels from 2007-2008 2007- 2008: Transferred to North Carolina... 8 goals, 5 assists in 38 appearances... 2008 NCAA Tournament Champion... preseason MAC Hermann Trophy List... Soccer America Team of the Week... Soccer Buzz Elite Team of the Week... Top Drawer Soccer Team of the Week... Top Drawer Soccer Third-Team of the Season 2005-2006: 10 goals, 10 assists in 46 appearances... 2x All-Big 10 Conference First Team...NSCAA First Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region... Academic All-Big 10 Team... NSCAA Third Team All-Mid-Atlantic Region... Second Team All-Big-10... All-Tournament Team for 2005 Big 10 Tournament... Big Ten All-Freshman Team

INTERNATIONAL | United States Women’s National Team: 8 goals, 3 assists in 51 appearances... first appearance in 2014... 2016 Olympic Team member...first FIFA Women’s World Cup in 2019... 2017 CONCACAF Best XI... 2018 SheBelieves Cup Champion... 2018 Tournament of Nations Champion... 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion...represented the United States for U-20 (3 goals in 14 appearances) in 2006 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Russia and U-21, U-23 Women’s National Teams

NJ/NY Gotham FC have acquired veteran midfielder Allie Long from OL Reign.