Shannon May

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Shannon May
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May playing for Perth Glory in 2010
Personal information
Date of birth 9 June 1991 (1991-06-09) (age 30)
Place of birth Perth, Western Australia
Height 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Perth Glory
Number 5
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008– Perth Glory 112 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 February 2018

Shannon May (born 9 June 1991) is an Australian soccer player who plays for Australian W-League team Perth Glory.[1][2][3][4]

May was part of the Glory's inaugural W-League squad, scoring the team's first goal in their second match of the 2008–09 W-League season against Central Coast Mariners.[5]

In December 2009, she was awarded the team's Most Glorious Player award - an award presented to the team's best player each season.[6]

May became the first Perth Glory player to reach the 100-game mark in the W-League in 2018.[7]

May also plays for local side Beckenham Angels SC in the Bank West Women's state League.


  1. ^ "Perth Glory sign WA trio May, Carroll and Eastman". The Women's Game. 9 September 2015. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Unsung Heroes: Perth Glory". The Women's Game. 16 December 2014. Archived from the original on 3 June 2016. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  3. ^ Croy, Liam (21 December 2014). "Teacher aims to deliver soccer lesson". The West Australian. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  4. ^ Bennett, Neil (15 December 2018). "Shannon May's gloryous century". The Women's Game. Retrieved 11 November 2020.
  5. ^ "May goal makes history". Guardian Express. 11 November 2008.
  6. ^ "May-Day for Glorious Starlet". The Women's Game. 16 December 2009. Retrieved 29 September 2016.
  7. ^ Taylor, Nick (15 December 2018). "Milestone May etches her name in history". The West Australian.

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