Forward Melina Ayres
- D.O.B. 13/4/99
Young star Melina Ayres has a natural ability to read the ball and get into the right position.
After making 12 appearances for City over the last two seasons, Ayres joined Victory for the 2017/2018 season.
At just 18 years of age, the striker has the capacity to play wide as well as up forward. Ayres has spent time with the Young Matildas and is one to watch for the future.
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