Newcastle Jets sign midfielder Emily Roach

The Newcastle Jets are excited to announce the signing of midfielder Emily Roach for the remainder of the 2022/23 season.

Roach, who plays in central midfield joins the Jets from Canberra United where she has made two appearances for the club this season.

20 year old Roach is originally from Nambour, Queensland is eager to link up with her new squad for the rest of the current campaign.

“I’m excited to get to work here in Newcastle and further develop my game under Gary van Egmond. I’m looking forward to running out at No. 2 Sportsground with my new teammates and soak up the great atmosphere that the fans create at this ground.”

A-League Women’s Head Coach Gary van Egmond is delighted to secure Roach’s services for the rest of the season.

“Emily is a highly talented young midfielder who we believe will add a lot of quality to our squad. We are confident we can help further develop her game and we look forward to seeing her thrive at the club.”