EXCLUSIVE: van Egmond talks footballing inspiration and rise of Westfield W-League

She’s a Westfield Matildas star and is ripping it up with Newcastle Jets in the Westfield W-League.

Things couldn’t be any better right now for Emily van Egmond, enjoying a fantastic time of it for both club and country.

Westfield W-League fans get to see her incredible talent on a weekly basis, while she’s also led the way for Alen Stajcic’s side during a remarkable 12 months.

Here in our “One on One” series, van Egmond opens up about her footballing inspiration, the improving Westfield W-League and life in Germany.

Watch the full interview in the player above.