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Nadine Kessler

Nadine Kessler

Which player most inspired you and why? Zinédine Zidane, because of his personality, while as a player he was incredibly creative. 

Which coach most inspired you? Maren Meinert, because she always offered good advice and inspired us with her words. She was also honest and easy to get along with. 

Best player you've played with? Fatmire Bajramaj. 

Toughest opponent? Olympique Lyonnais. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? Playing football all the time with my boys!

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Remain true to yourself. 

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? You had to learn to deal with the pressure and focus on your goals. The team spirit was amazing. 

Last updated: 18/07/14 17.13CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 23/05/2014 01:05 CET
11.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROFinal tournament - Group stageGermanyGermany0-0NetherlandsNetherlands4600
14.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROFinal tournament - Group stageIcelandIceland0-3GermanyGermany9000
17.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROFinal tournament - Group stageGermanyGermany0-1NorwayNorway9000
21.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROQuarter-finalsItalyItaly0-1GermanyGermany9000
24.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROSemi-finalsSwedenSweden0-1GermanyGermany9000
28.07.2013UEFA Women's EUROFinalGermanyGermany1-0NorwayNorway9000
21.09.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundGermanyGermany9-0RussiaRussia9020
09.10.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 32PärnuPärnu0-14WolfsburgWolfsburg4602
16.10.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 32WolfsburgWolfsburg13-0PärnuPärnu9020
09.11.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 16MalmöMalmö1-2WolfsburgWolfsburg6400
13.11.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 16WolfsburgWolfsburg3-1MalmöMalmö9000
23.11.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundSlovakiaSlovakia0-6GermanyGermany9020
27.11.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundCroatiaCroatia0-8GermanyGermany9001
23.03.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsWolfsburgWolfsburg3-0BarcelonaBarcelona9011
30.03.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsBarcelonaBarcelona0-2WolfsburgWolfsburg8410
05.04.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundRepublic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland2-3GermanyGermany7000
10.04.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundGermanyGermany4-0SloveniaSlovenia9000
19.04.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueSemi-finalsPotsdamPotsdam0-0WolfsburgWolfsburg9000
27.04.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueSemi-finalsWolfsburgWolfsburg4-2PotsdamPotsdam9012
08.05.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundGermanyGermany9-1SlovakiaSlovakia4611
22.05.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueFinalTyresöTyresö3-4WolfsburgWolfsburg9001

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Nadine Kessler
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 04/04/1988 (26)
  • Country: Germany
  • Squad number: 13
  • Club: Wolfsburg ( GER)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's Champions League 2013/14
    • FIFA Women's World Cup 2013/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Round of 32)
    30/09/09: Honka 1-8 Potsdam
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    25/04/06: Germany 7-0 Scotland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Germany WOCO60
Germany WU-19157

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 23/05/2014 01:05 CET
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