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Denise O'Sullivan

#8 Denise O'Sullivan

Position: Midfielder
Birthdate: 2/4/1994
Hometown: Cork, Ireland
College: N/A
Previous Club: Houston Dash
Height: 5.4'


2019 | O'Sullivan played in 25 games for 2,158 minutes. She had the second-most touches on the team with 1,628. The Irish midfielder had an impressive passing accuracy of 84.2%. She was voted the NC Courage's MVP by her teammates.

2018 | Played 1932 minutes in 24 games, 22 of which she started. She had 77.7% passing success rate during the season and three assists. O’Sullivan averaged 37 passes per game.

2017 | O'Sullivan started in 13 out of 20 games played for the Courage, totaling 1,129 minutes. She tallied a goal and an assist in the 2017 season after being acquired by the NC Courage on July 28, 2017.  She spent the first part of the 2017 NWSL season with the Houston Dash, where she made 11 appearances and tallied one assist. 

2016 | She appeared in 29 total games for the Dash, scoring two goals and making four assists since April 2016.  

2013-2016 | O’Sullivan was a valuable member of Scottish Women’s Premier League’s Glasgow City since July 2013 and impressively won eight trophies with the club. During that time, she made 65 starts and scored 33 goals. 2011-2013 | O’Sullivan played for a number of European teams prior to Glasgow including Wilton United, Peamount United, and Cork City.


2019 | Played every minute in nine matches during friendlies and World Cup qualifying. 

2017 | Played 741 minutes for the Republic of Ireland during 2017 and scored two goals.

2011 | Made her debut at 17 years old with Ireland’s senior team. Scored both of the team’s goals in her first match.