W-League Honours Board

Since its inception in 2008, the W-League Premiers have been decided by the team in first place on the ladder at the end of the regular season, and the Champions decided by the winners of a one-off Grand Final. 

W-LEAGUE PREMIERS

Season:

Premiers:

Games played:

2008-09

Brisbane Roar

10

2009

Sydney FC

10

2010-11

Sydney FC

10

2011-12

Canberra United

10

2012-13

Brisbane Roar

12

2013-14

Canberra United

12

2014

Perth Glory

12

2015-16

Melbourne City

12

2016-17

Canberra United

12

2017-18

Brisbane Roar

12

2018-19

Melbourne Victory

12

2019-20

Melbourne City

12

2020-21

Sydney FC

12

Sydney FC were crowned 2020/21 Westfield W-League Premiers
Sydney FC were crowned 2020/21 Westfield W-League Premiers

W-LEAGUE CHAMPIONS

Season:

Champions:

Runners-up:

Score:

2008-09

Brisbane Roar

Canberra United

3-0

2009

Sydney FC

Brisbane Roar

3-2

2010-11

Brisbane Roar

Sydney FC

2-1

2011-12

Canberra United

Brisbane Roar

3-2

2012-13

Sydney FC

Melbourne Victory

3-1

2013-14

Melbourne Victory

Brisbane Roar

2-0

2014

Canberra United

Perth Glory

3-1

2015-16

Melbourne City

Sydney FC

4-1

2016-17

Melbourne City

Perth Glory

2-0

2017-18

Melbourne City

Sydney FC

2-0

2018-19

Sydney FC

Perth Glory

4-2

2019-20

Melbourne City

Sydney FC

1-0

2020-21

Melbourne Victory

Sydney FC

1-0 a.e.t

 

Melbourne Victory were crowned 2020/21 Westfield W-League Champions

JULIE DOLAN MEDAL (Best player during the regular season)

Year Winner Club
2008–09 Australia Lana Harch Queensland Roar
2009 Australia Michelle Heyman Central Coast Mariners
2010–11 Australia Kyah Simon Sydney FC
2011–12 Australia Sally Shipard Canberra United
2012–13 Australia Clare Polkinghorne Brisbane Roar
2013–14 Australia Tameka Butt Brisbane Roar
2014 Australia Emily Van Egmond Newcastle Jets
2015–16 Australia Ashleigh Sykes Canberra United
2016–17 Australia Sam Kerr Perth Glory
2017–18 Australia Sam Kerr
Australia Clare Polkinghorne
Perth Glory
Brisbane Roar
2018–19  Christine Nairn Melbourne Victory
2019–20  Kristen Hamilton Western Sydney Wanderers
2020-21 Australia Michelle Heyman Canberra United

Full list of Julie Dolan Medal Winners (WNSL & W-League)

BEST PLAYER IN THE W-LEAGUE GRAND FINAL

Season:

Player:

Club:

2008-09

Australia Lana Harch

Brisbane Roar

2009

Australia Servet Uzunlar

Sydney FC

2010-11

Australia Tameka Butt

Brisbane Roar

2011-12

N/A

 

2012-13

Australia Kyah Simon

Sydney FC

2013-14

N/A

 

2014

Australia Ashleigh Sykes

Canberra United

2015-16

 Kim Little

Melbourne Victory

2016-17

 Jessica Fishlock

Melbourne City

2017-18

 Jessica Fishlock

Melbourne City

2018-19

 Savannah McCaskill

Sydney FC

2019-20

Australia Steph Catley

Melbourne City

2020-21 Australia Jada Whyman Sydney FC
Sydney FC goalkeeper Jada Whyman was named Player of the Match in the 2020/21 Westfield W-League Grand Final
Sydney FC goalkeeper Jada Whyman was named Player of the Match in the 2020/21 Westfield W-League Grand Final

GOALKEEPER OF THE YEAR

Season Goalkeeper Club
2008-09 Australia Melissa Barbieri Melbourne Victory
2009  Jillian Loyden Central Coast Mariners
2010-11 Australia Lydia Williams Canberra United
2011-12 Australia Lydia Williams Canberra United
2012-13 Australia Mackenzie Arnold Canberra United
2013-14 Australia Melissa Barbieri Adelaide United
2014 Australia Mackenzie Arnold Perth Glory
2015-16  Kaitlyn Savage Adelaide United
2016-17 Australia Lydia Williams Melbourne City
2017-18 Australia Mackenzie Arnold Canberra United
2018-19  Aubrey Bledsoe Sydney FC
2019-20

 Aubrey Bledsoe

Australia Lydia Williams

Sydney FC

Melbourne City

2020-21 Australia Teagan Micah Melbourne City
Melissa Barbieri - a two-time winner of the W-League Goalkeeper of the Year
Melissa Barbieri - a two-time winner of the W-League Goalkeeper of the Year

GOLDEN BOOT (Highest scorer of the regular season)

Season Player Goals scored Club
2008-09 Australia Leena Khamis 7 goals Sydney C
2009 Australia Michelle Heyman 11 goals Central Coast Mariners
2010-11 Australia Kyah Simon 12 goals Sydney FC
2011-12 Australia Michelle Heyman 12 goals Canberra United
2012-13 Australia Kate Gill 11 goals Perth Glory
2013-14 England Jodie Taylor 10 goals Sydney FC
2014 Australia Kate Gill 11 goals Perth Glory
2015-16 Australia Larissa Crummer 11 goals Melbourne City
2016-17 Australia Ashleigh Sykes 12 goals Canberra United
2017-18 Australia Sam Kerr 13 goals Perth Glory
2018-19 Australia Sam Kerr 13 goals Perth Glory
2019-20

 Morgan Andrews

England Natasha Dowie

 Kristen Hamilton

Australia Remy Siemsen

7 goals

Perth Glory

Melbourne Victory

Western Sydney Wanderers

Sydney FC

2020-21 Australia Emily Gielnik 13 goals Brisbane Roar
The W-League Golden Boot award
The W-League Golden Boot award

W-LEAGUE YOUNG PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Season Player Club
2009

Australia Elise Kellond-Knight

Australia Ellyse Perry

Brisbane Roar

Canberra United

2010-11 Australia Kyah Simon Sydney FC
2011-12 Australia Ashley Brown Melbourne Victory
2012-13 Australia Steph Catley Melbourne Victory
2013-14 Australia Steph Catley Melbourne Victory
2014 Australia Amy Harrison Sydney FC
2015-16 Australia Larissa Crummer Melbourne City
2016-17 Australia Remy Siemsen Sydney FC
2017-18 Australia Ellie Carpenter Canberra United
2018-19 Australia Ellie Carpenter Canberra United
2019-20 Australia Ellie Carpenter Melbourne City
2020-21 Australia Kyra Cooney-Cross Melbourne Victory
Ellie Carpenter - a three-time winner of the W-League Young Player of the Year
Ellie Carpenter - a three-time winner of the W-League Young Player of the Year

W-LEAGUE COACH OF THE YEAR

Season Coach Club
2008-09 Australia Jeff Hopkins Brisbane Roar
2009

Australia Ray Junna

Australia Stephen Roche

Canberra United

Central Coast Mariners

2010-11 Australia Alen Stajcic Sydney FC
2011-12

Czech Republic Jitka Klimkova

Canberra United
2012-13 Australia Mike Mulvey Melbourne Victory
2013-14 Australia Alen Stajcic Sydney FC
2014 Australia Peter McGuiness Newcastle Jets
2015-16 Australia Craig Deans Newcastle Jets
2016-17 Australia Bobby Despotovski Perth Glory
2017-18 Australia Melissa Andreatta Brisbane Roar
2018-19 Wales Jeff Hopkins Melbourne Victory
2019-20 Wales Jeff Hopkins Melbourne Victory
2020-21 Wales Jeff Hopkins Melbourne Victory
Jeff Hopkins - winner of the 2017/18 and 2018/19 W-League Coach of the Year award
Jeff Hopkins - winner of the 2018/19, 2019/20 and 2020/21 W-League Coach of the Year award