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Amber Hearn

Amber Hearn
Personal information
Full name Amber Liarnie Rose Hearn[1]
Date of birth (1984-11-28) 28 November 1984
Place of birth Waitakere, New Zealand
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2005 Arsenal Ladies
2005–2006 Doncaster Rovers Belles
2009–2010 Ottawa Fury Women 12 (6)
2011 Lynn-Avon United
2011– FF USV Jena
National team
2004– New Zealand 65 (30)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 July 2011.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 31 December 2012

Amber Liarnie Rose Hearn (born 28 November 1984), is an association football player who represented New Zealand at international level,[2] making her senior international debut in a 0-2 loss to Australia on 18 February 2004.[3]


  • Club career 1
  • International career 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Club career

At club level she has played in England for Arsenal and Doncaster Rovers Belles.[4] The 2009/10 season she played for the Ottawa Fury Women of the USL W-League.[5] She the returned one year to New Zealand where she played for Lynn-Avon United. After that year she announced her transfer to German Bundesliga side FF USV Jena.[6]

In 2003 she was named New Zealand's football player of the year. At the 2010 OFC Women's Championship she won the golden boot with 12 goals.[7]

International career

Hearn was included in the New Zealand squad for the 2008 Summer Olympic games,[8] starting in each of New Zealand's group games, scoring a penalty as one of New Zealand's goals in the 2-2 draw with Japan.[9] Selected for the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup in Germany,[10] Hearn again scored against Japan, although they ultimately lost the match 2-1.[11] She played the full 90 minutes in each of New Zealand's games, helping secure their first ever point at a Women's world cup in a 2-2 draw with Mexico.

Hearn holds the record for goals scored for the New Zealand women's team in internationals, scoring her 30th international goal against China in June 2012.


  1. ^ "List of Players — 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup".  
  2. ^ "Caps 'n' Goals, New Zealand Women's national representatives". The Ultimate New Zealand Soccer Website. Retrieved 11 June 2009. 
  3. ^ "Line-ups, 1998-2005". The Ultimate New Zealand Soccer Website. Retrieved 23 November 2008. 
  4. ^ "Hall of Fame". Doncaster Rovers Belles. Retrieved 31 July 2009. 
  5. ^ "2010 Ottawa Fury Stats". Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  6. ^ "Jena signs Amber Hearn" (in German). 6 July 2011. Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  7. ^ "Jena signs Amber Hearn" (in German). 6 July 2011. Retrieved 7 July 2011. 
  8. ^ "Olympic Football Squads Named". New Zealand Olympic Committee. 4 July 2008. Archived from the original on 5 July 2008. Retrieved 4 July 2008. 
  9. ^ "Match Report - Japan vs New Zealand". FIFA. 6 August 2008. 
  10. ^ "FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011 – Team New Zealand". FIFA. Archived from the original on 12 July 2011. Retrieved 22 June 2011. 
  11. ^ Match Report, Japan - New Zealand

External links

  • Amber Hearn – FIFA competition record
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