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Position: Defender

Date of Birth: 8/19/1993 (age 27)

Height: 5’4”

Hometown: Honolulu, HI

Country: USA

College: UCLA

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

Pronouns: she/her/hers

#3 Caprice Dydasco Defender Gotham FC

Player Biography

CLUB | 2021: 3 key passes, 9 clearances, 1 block, 7 interceptions in 5 appearances for 2021 NWSL Challenge Cup 2020: Missed season due to injury 2019: Traded to Sky Blue FC...14 key passes,  42 clearances, 10 blocks, 38 interceptions in 23 appearances 2018: 26 key passes, 65 clearances, 7 blocks, 60 interceptions in 24 appearances 2017: 31 clearances, 2 blocks, 23 interceptions in 16 appearances 2016: 2 assists, 14 key passes... 49 clearances, 10 blocks, 37 interceptions in 14 appearances... 2016 NWSL Championship Runner-Up 2015-2016: Signed by Washington Spirit in NWSL...loaned to Australia’s Newcastle Jets of W-League… 1 goal in 12 appearances 2013-2014: Played semi-professionally for Pali Blues of the USL W-League...17 appearances... 2013 W-League Champion

COLLEGE | Played for UCLA from 2011-2014... ended Bruins career with 94 appearances (10th UCLA history)... 23 assists (8th UCLA history) 2014: 3 goals, 7 assists in 24 appearances...named to Top Drawer Soccer’s Team of the Week...helped Bruins earn a school record-tying 19 shutouts and goals against average of 0.245... part of a defense that had a six-game shutout streak to start the season and a 10-game shutout streak at the end of the season 2013: 2 goals, 6 assists in 26 appearances... 2013 NCAA Champion...helped UCLA defense rank first nationally in goals against average (0.30) and set a school record with 18 shutouts... TopDrawerSoccer’s Team of the Week 2012: 6 assists in 23 appearances... All-Pac-12 Honorable Mention...helped UCLA defense to only 13 goals against for season (first in the Pac-12) and helped rank first in the conference in goals against average (0.55) and shutouts (14) 2011: 4 assists in 21 appearances... Pac-12 All-Freshman Team

YOUTH INTERNATIONAL | Represented the United States U-23, U-20, U-19, U-17 Women’s National Teams... 2015 Six Nations Tournament Champion

Related News

Caprice Dydasco Voted 2021 NWSL Defender of the Year

By Gotham FC 11/15/2021, 3:45pm EST

NJ/NY Gotham FC’s Caprice Dydasco was voted the 2021 National Women’s Soccer League Defender of the Year. She joins the elite company of four-time Defender of the Year Becky Sauerbrunn (2013-2015, 2019), Lauren “Lu” Barnes (2016), Abby Dahlkemper (2017), and Abby Erceg (2018) as recipients of the award.


The National Women’s Soccer League announced today the eleven players named to the Team of the Month for the month of May by the NWSL Media Association.