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#24 | ESTELLE JOHNSON


Position: Defender

Date of Birth: 7/21/1988 (age 32)

Height: 5’6”

Hometown: Fort Collins, CO

Country: Cameroon

College: University of Kansas

Acquired: Trade with Washington Spirit (1/10/19)

Pronouns: she/her/hers

#24 Estelle Johnson Defender Gotham FC

Player Biography

CLUB | 2021: 13 clearances, 5 blocks, 6 interception in 3 appearances for 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup 2020: 16 clearances, 5 blocks, 5 interceptions in 6 appearances for 2020 NWSL Challenge Cup…14 clearances, 6 blocks, 6 interceptions in 3 appearances for 2020 NWSL Fall Series
2019: Traded to Sky Blue FC in January 2019...73 clearances, 18 blocks, 15 interceptions in 15 appearances 2015-2018: Traded to Washington Spirit...2 goals, 230 clearances, 48 blocks, 142 interceptions in 52 appearances… 2017 & 2018 Washington Spirit Defender of the Year
2013: Signed for Western New York Flash...22 appearances 2011-2012: Signed for Australia’s Sydney FC...1 goal in 11 appearances
2010-2011: Signed for Philadelphia Independence of WPS in 2010 WPS Dispersal Draft...1 goal in 33 appearances

COLLEGE | Played for University of Kansas from 2006-2009...ended Jayhawks career with 4 goals, 1 assist in 85 appearances 2008: Soccer Buzz All-Central Region Third Team...NSCAA All-Central Region Second Team...Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team...Academic All-Big 12 Conference First Team … Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week 2007: Soccer Buzz Third Team All-Central Region 2006: Big 12 All-Newcomer Team … Cal Invitational All-Tournament Team … helped Jayhawks shut out eight opponents and hold 0.98 goals against average

INTERNATIONAL | Represents Cameroon Women’s National Team... received first senior call up in May 2019…played in all four games of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup