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Elise Thorsnes

Published: Tuesday 4 September 2012, 14.46CET
Published: Tuesday 4 September 2012, 14.46CET

Elise Thorsnes


Previous clubs: Kaupanger IL, Arna-Bjørnar

Domestic honours: Norwegian Women's Premier Division (2), Norwegian Women's Cup (1)

Which player most inspired you and why? Trine Rønning, because she's an intelligent player who is vastly experienced. 

Which coach most inspired you? Bjarne Bernsten. 

What was the best advice they gave you? He taught me that I had to work hard if I wanted to make it.  

Best player you've played with? Ingrid Camilla and Fosse Sæthre.

Toughest opponent? Trine Rønning.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I remember being the best, tallest, strongest and quickest player. It was a fun time! 

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Keep developing your game and never give up. 

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? It was very exciting and a massive learning curve. 

Last updated: 19/09/12 15.48CET

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