Wanderers announce re-signing of Penrith defender

Defender Alix Roberts has re-signed with the Western Sydney Wanderers.

Defender Alix Roberts has re-signed with the Western Sydney Wanderers.

Western Sydney Wanderers have announced the re-signing of defender Alix Roberts for the upcoming Westfield W-League season.

Roberts will return to the club for a third season having made her debut in the Westfield W-League 2015/16 season against Brisbane Roar.

The speedster, who started playing for Penrith FC when she was just six years old, has since made 15 appearances for the red and black.

Wanderers Westfield W-League head coach Rich Byrne said he was pleased to be welcoming back Roberts and attacker Erica Halloway for the upcoming season.

“We are delighted to have both Erica and Alix re-sign for the upcoming season,” said Byrne.

“Not only do they represent the club’s values but they both bring experience and professionalism to the squad.”​