Ali Riley ’06 to play soccer for Chelsea FC

Keila McCabe

Ali Riley ’06 signed to play professional women’s soccer for Chelsea FC in London, England. 

During her time at Harvard-Westlake she was two-time Mission League Offensive MVP, two-time  first-team San Fernando Valley and All-CIF Southern Section Division 1 first-team. As senior captain in 2006, she led the Wolverines to the finals. 

Riley attended Stanford University where she played soccer as a Tree for four years. 

Riley was drafted as the tenth pick in the first round of the 2010 WPS Draft by FC Gold Pride. She played globally in the WPS since then, most recently playing for FC Rosengard in Damallsvenskan. 

Riley will officially join Chelsea on July 15.