Player Details


Adrianna Franch


5' 9"

Date of Birth

11.12.1990 (33)


Career Summary

2020: Unavailable for the Challenge Cup and Fall Series due to injury.

2019: Started and played in 14 matches...Made 43 saves...Recorded five shutouts...Earned her fifth shutout of the season on Oct. 12 against Washington...Recorded her fourth shutout of the season, making a pair of saves on Sept. 21 against Houston...Registered her third shutout of the season on Aug. 25 against Chicago...Recorded 10 saves, equaling the Thorns FC single-game record on Aug. 11 against North Carolina...Earned a clean sheet on July 24 against Houston...Recorded a shutout against Orlando on April 14. 

2018: Named NWSL Goalkeeper of the Year...An NWSL Best XI pick...Started and played in 14 games...Posted a 1.00 goals-against average, recording 45 saves and three shutouts...Finished the season with a 76.3 save percentage...Started and played in both NWSL playoff games...Recorded her third shutout of the season on Aug. 25 against Washington...Named NWSL Player of the Week for Week 20...Earned her first shutout of the season on July 6 against Utah...Was named NWSL Player of the Week for Week 14 after making 11 saves in two matches...Earned her first win of the season on the road against Chicago on March 31. 

2017: Named NWSL Goalkeeper of the Year...An NWSL Best XI selection...Named Team MVP and Community MVP...Started all 24 matches with a record of 14-5-5...Set a NWSL single-season record for shutouts, logging her 11th shutout in a scoreless draw against the Orlando Pride on Sept. 23...Led the league in save percentage (80.0)...Ranked fourth in the NWSL in saves (80 saves)...Posted a 0.83 goals-against average...Started both NWSL playoff matches, registering a shutout and five saves in the NWSL Championship against the North Carolina Courage on Oct. 14...Recorded her league-leading 10th shutout of the season, tying the NWSL single-season record of shutouts, in a 1-0 win on the road against Boston on Sept. 10...Set a Thorns FC single-season club record with her eighth shutout of the season in a win against Houston on Aug. 19...Earned her seventh clean sheet of the season against North Carolina on July 15...Made six saves, including her second penalty-kick save of this season, recording her fifth shutout of the season, and the eighth of her career for Thorns FC to become the club's all-time career leader in shutouts with in a win against Sky Blue FC on June 3...Posted a shutout at home against Boston on May 27 and notched a shutout on the road against FC Kansas City on May 13...Earned her second clean sheet of the season, registering five saves against Chicago on April 29, earning NWSL Save of the Week honors for Week 3...Registered her first clean sheet of the season, recording seven saves against the Orlando Pride on April 15. 

2016: Started and played in six matches, logging 540 minutes...Registered three shutouts, posting a 0.50 goals-against average and 19 saves ... Made her first career start and appearance for Thorns FC, recording a shutout and tallying four saves in a win against Boston on May 1, surpassing 100 saves for her NWSL career...Earned a clean sheet, making six saves against Washintgton on May 7...Made four straight starts in goal (May 1-21), picking up her second win of the season against Washington on May 21...Earned her third clean sheet of the season, and the 10th of her NWSL career, making seven saves in a 2-0 win against the Western New York Flash on June 17.

2015: Signed to play professionally in Norway with Avaldsnes IL... Appeared in 15 matches in her first season with the club.

2014: Suffered a season-ending knee injury in preseason camp.

2013: The sixth-overall selection in the 2013 NWSL College Draft by the Western New York Flash...Started all 22 regular-season games and both matches in the playoffs, posting a record of 10-4-8 during the regular season...NWSL Second XI selection...Registered a league-best 0.91 goals-against average...Led the NWSL in saves (98)...Recorded seven clean sheets.

Has earned four caps with the U.S. Women's National Team.

2020: Earned her fourth international cap against Japan in the SheBelieves Cup.

2019: Appeared in three games, making two starts...Earned her first international cap in the SheBelieves Cup against England on March 2.

2018: Was part of the 23-player roster for 2018 the Tournament of Nations...Participated in 2018 January camp with the USWNT...Named to the roster for the USWNT ahead of a pair of friendlies against Canada on Nov. 9 and Nov. 12. 

2016: Took part in U.S. Women’s National Team camp. 

2012-13: Called into camp with the U.S. Women’s National Team in 2012 and 2013. 

Youth International: Played for the U.S. U-20 and U-23 Women’s National Team, appearing on the roster at the 2010 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. 

College (Oklahoma State University)
A four-year starter (2009-12) at Oklahoma State, Franch guided the Cowgirls to the NCAA Tournament in three of her four seasons. A three-time All-American and two-time semifinalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy, Franch registered 38 career shutouts, a program record, while recording a 0.69 goals-against average and 325 saves across four seasons. 

2011: Started 20 games in goal and recorded 12 shutouts in over 1,800 minutes of action...Named to the NSCAA All-America First Team and the Soccer America MVPs First Team...Unanimous All-Big 12 First-Team selection...Big 12 Championship Defensive MVP...MAC Hermann Trophy semifinalist...Named to the NSCAA All-Central Region First Team...12 shutouts led Big 12 and set OSU single-season record...Allowed just two goals in 760 minutes in Big 12 play to post a 0.24 goals against average...Ranked second in NCAA in goals against average (0.348) and third in save percentage (0.92)...Her 0.35 goals against average set an OSU record for a single season...Set OSU career record for shutouts with her 22nd vs. OU (9/26)...Named Big 12 Defensive Player of Week (10/25) after recording two shutouts and nine saves in 200 minutes of action vs. Baylor and Texas A&M...Recorded season-high seven saves twice -- vs. Texas Tech (10/27) and in second round of NCAA Tournament vs. Illinois (11/18)...Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.

2010: Started all 26 games in goal...A semifinalist for the MAC Hermann Trophy...Named to the NSCAA/Performance Subaru All-America Second Team...Earned spots on the Soccer America MVPs First Team and the Team of the Season First Team...Earned All-Big 12 First Team accolades for second-straight year...Named to the NSCAA All-Central Region First Team...Logged nearly 2,400 minutes in goal...Ranked among the nation’s best in goals against average (0.73) and save percentage (.826)...Led Big 12 with nine shutouts...Finished second in the conference in GAA and save percentage...Tied career high with eight saves in Big 12 Championship title game vs. OU... collected seven saves twice -- at Portland and at Colorado College...Recorded an assist vs. Mississippi State (11/17)...Named to Big 12 Championship All-Tournament Team.

2009: Started all 23 games in which she appeared...Set OSU records with 11 shutouts, a 0.61 goals against average and a .843 save percentage...Led the Big 12 in all three of those categories...Logged over 2,073 minutes in goal, a school record...Named to the All-Big 12 First Team and Big 12 All-Newcomer Team ...Named to the All-Rookie First Team...Named to the NSCAA All-Central Region first team...Recorded first-career shutout with five-save performance at Utah State (9/4)...Had a career-best eight saves at Missouri (9/27)...Earned a spot on the Big 12 Soccer Championship All-Tournament Team...Had 16 saves in three wins at Big 12 tourney, including seven in the title game vs. Texas A&M (11/8)...Collected eight saves in NCAA Tournament, including five in second-round game at Santa Clara (11/15).