Melbourne Victory is pleased to announce the signing of defender Emma Checker for the 2023/24 Liberty A-League season.
The 27-year-old joins the Club from Melbourne City, returning to Melbourne Victory for her second stint with the Club after making 133 A-League Women’s appearances and winning two Championships throughout her career.
Checker has represented her country at senior international seven times, making her Matildas debut in 2012 against Hong Kong and has played domestically in France, Korea and Iceland before returning to Australia.
Melbourne Victory Head Coach, Jeff Hopkins said he was looking forward to welcoming Checker to the squad.
“We’re thrilled to have Emma join the squad for the upcoming season,” Hopkins said.
“We know her capability as a defender and believe she will be a perfect fit for the squad.
“She’s a leader on and off the park and her experience at A-League Women’s level is invaluable.
“We’re continuing to…