Alanna Kennedy’s Career, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Partner and More

Everything you need to know about Matildas defender Alanna Kennedy.

Alanna Kennedy’s Career, Age, Salary, Net Worth, Partner and More

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Another centurion of the Matildas side, Alanna Kennedy has amassed 108 international caps since making her first team debut in 2012. Kennedy has represented the Matildas at FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 & 2019, AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2014, 2018 & 2022, and Olympic Games 2016 & 2020.

Quick Facts

NameAlanna Kennedy
Date of BirthJanuary 21 1995
Place of BirthCampbelltown, New South Wales
Current ClubManchester City Women

Player Bio

Alanna Kennedy, born on January 21, 1995, in Campbelltown, New South Wales, Australia, is a highly accomplished Australian women’s footballer. Growing up, Kennedy discovered her love for football at a young age and started playing for local youth teams before joining the New South Wales Institute of Sport.

Alanna Kennedy Club

Alanna Kennedy joined Manchester City in 2021. Image: Manchester City

At club level, Alanna Kennedy has played for various teams across the world, including Sydney FC in the W-League, Orlando Pride in the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL), and Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Women’s Super League. Kennedy joined Manchester City Women in 2021.

A free-kick specialist for Manchester City, Kennedy comes into this tournament having just won the 2022 Women’s League Cup for her first trophy with the Manchester side. Kennedy started in defence in this year’s final keeping out a prolific Chelsea side that features Sam Kerr in the final.

Alanna Kennedy Matildas

Another centurion of the Matildas side, Alanna Kennedy has amassed 108 international caps for her country.

In 2011, Kennedy made her debut for the senior national team, the Matildas, aged just 16. Since then, Kennedy has become a vital presence in Australia’s defence, known for her strong tackles, aerial prowess and unparalleled spacial awareness.

Alanna Kennedy Height

Alanna Kennedy is 1.76 m (5′ 9″).

Alanna Kennedy Net Worth

It is estimated that Alanna Kennedy’s net worth is between $1 million AUD and $5 million AUD.

Alanna Kennedy Partner

Alanna Kennedy is single following her split from Sophie Cachia, a bestselling author, presenter and businesswoman.

Alanna Kennedy Nose Break

Alanna Kennedy suffered a broken nose following a nasty collision on the pitch during an international fixture between Australia and New Zealand. Kennedy was quickly substituted on the 74th minute after the collision left her nose bloodied and crooked.

WATCH The moment Alanna Kennedy catches her broken nose on the big screen below.

Alanna’s 2023

Alanna Kennedy - Alanna’s 2023
Source: @alannakennedy via Instagram

Alanna’s January 2023 started with a win. She got a bird tattoo at Georgina Tattoos—a bird in flight, which she expressed deep affection for compared to her other tattoos. In April 2023, she celebrated the “Tillies,” an abbreviation for the Australian women’s team, Matildas. Disney Australia compiled a documentary for the team, and she spent time with her family.


O Cosmedics teamed up with Alanna for the promotion of their cosmetics. To mark Women’s Day, O Cosmedics collaborated with Alanna to give away four of her favorite products: the exfoliating cleanser, Gentle Antioxidant Cleanser, O Blome Hydrating and Setting Spray, and Mineral Pro SPF 50. While preparing for the biggest match, as Nike’s ambassador, she praised Nike’s kit as the best and signed with Nike as one of the brand’s faces. She participated in a football shoot for the brand, showcasing their sneakers and kit collection.

A Short Break

Due to injury, she couldn’t continue with her team, Arsenal, as they advanced in the tournament. She wished them good luck. She returned to football in July 2023. Alanna and her team advanced to the quarterfinals, but they couldn’t reach the finals. However, she praised their performance. She also played in Perth, but it was a no-win scenario. The Matildas secured tickets to the Paris Olympics 2024. She advertised her friend Kirar’s jean collections.

Quality Time

Alanna enjoys spending quality time with her best friend, Mackenzie. She also hangs out with her other teammates, Stella Armag and Mary Fowler. Alanna hung out with Courtney Nerm, Remy Siemsen, and Caitlin Foord of the Matildas. She also spent time with her teammate Kris Barnes. She celebrated her elder sister Kayla Kennedy’s birthday. In October, she hung out with her favorite Matildas, Caitlin Foord and Mackenzie Arnold.

Alanna Kennedy - Quality Time
Source: @alannakennedy via Instagram