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Lene Mykjåland

Published: Thursday 20 September 2012, 11.05CET
Røa
Published: Thursday 20 September 2012, 11.05CET

Lene Mykjåland

Røa

Previous clubs: Randesund IL, Amazon Grimstad, Washington Freedom.

Domestic honours: Norwegian Women's Premier Division (4), Norwegian Women's Cup (3), Norwegian Women's Player of the Year 2010, Norwegian Women's Premier Division top scorer 2009.

Domestic honours: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship runner-up (2008).

Which player most inspired you? Abby Wambach. 

Which coach most inspired you? Always give your best, never be satisfied with 'OK'.

What was the best advice they gave you? Work hard in training, motivate yourself and set yourself goals. 

Best player you've played with? Homare Sawa.

Toughest opponent? Guro Knutsen Mienna.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I played with the boys at Randesund from when I was six until I was 16. We were really good, and won a lot. Those boys were and are still some of my closest friends, and I especially remember all the hours we were just playing for fun.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Have fun with the ball all day long. Never go anywhere without it, make it stick to your feet. And work hard every day.

Last updated: 24/09/12 15.49CET

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