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Eugénie Le Sommer

Eugénie Le Sommer

Previous clubs: Stade Briochin, FC Lorient, AS Guermeur

UEFA honours: UEFA Women’s Champions League 2011

Domestic honours: French league (1)

Which player most inspired you and why? Zinédine Zidane, because it was the best player in the world when I was young, I loved watching him play.

Which coach most inspired you? Sonia Haziraj.

Best player you've played with? Sonia Bompastor.

Toughest opponent? Germany.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? When I started soccer at age of four I was not allowed to play matches. Then I remember I was restricted to training sessions.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Persevere in their passion, keep listening to their coaches and be serious about their work in training.

Last updated: 20/03/12 13.40CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Eugénie Le Sommer
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 18/05/1989 (26)
  • Country: France
  • Squad number: 9
  • Club: Lyon ( FRA)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's EURO 2015/17
    • UEFA Women's Champions League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Round of 32)
    22/09/10: AZ 1-2 Lyon
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Final tournament - Group stage)
    11/07/06: Russia 1-4 France

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

France WOCO1913
France WU-19177

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 28/11/2015 01:06 CET