Alexandra Popp

  • Date of birth : 06/04/1991
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Germany Germany
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Alexandra Popp

Alexandra Popp

Previous clubs: 1. FFC Recklinghausen, FCR 2001 Duisburg

Domestic honours: German Cup (2)

UEFA honours: UEFA Women's Cup (1), UEFA European Women's Under-17 Championship (1)

Which player most inspired you and why? Inka Grings, because she is a charismatic player on and off the pitch as well as being a clinical finisher. 

Which coach most inspired you? Horst Westermann. He was my first coach and set me up for my career. 

Best player you've played with? Inka Grings. 

Toughest opponent? Elodie Thomas of Olympique Lyonnais. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? My first goal was an own goal and it didn't even bother me. I was just happy to score!

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? To play in boys' teams for as long as possible. Always believe in yourself and work hard to improve your game. Also, stay grounded. 

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? You gain a lot of experience and develop your game. It is the best time for development, technically and tactically. 

Last updated: 05/09/12 14.22CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 23/05/2014 01:05 CET
17.09.2011UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageGermanyGermany4-1SwitzerlandSwitzerland7500
22.10.2011UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageRomaniaRomania0-3GermanyGermany800
19.11.2011UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageGermanyGermany17-0KazakhstanKazakhstan7041
24.11.2011UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageSpainSpain2-2GermanyGermany9000
15.02.2012UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageTurkeyTurkey0-5GermanyGermany8400
31.03.2012UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageGermanyGermany5-0SpainSpain3612
05.04.2012UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageSwitzerlandSwitzerland0-6GermanyGermany2000
31.05.2012UEFA Women's EUROQualifying group stageGermanyGermany5-0RomaniaRomania9031
09.10.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 32PärnuPärnu0-14WolfsburgWolfsburg9011
26.10.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundSloveniaSlovenia0-13GermanyGermany2310
30.10.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundGermanyGermany4-0CroatiaCroatia2300
09.11.2013UEFA Women's Champions LeagueRound of 16MalmöMalmö1-2WolfsburgWolfsburg9010
23.11.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundSlovakiaSlovakia0-6GermanyGermany3611
27.11.2013Women's World CupQualifying roundCroatiaCroatia0-8GermanyGermany4410
23.03.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsWolfsburgWolfsburg3-0BarcelonaBarcelona8001
30.03.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueQuarter-finalsBarcelonaBarcelona0-2WolfsburgWolfsburg9001
05.04.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundRepublic of IrelandRepublic of Ireland2-3GermanyGermany2000
10.04.2014Women's World CupQualifying roundGermanyGermany4-0SloveniaSlovenia4400
19.04.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueSemi-finalsPotsdamPotsdam0-0WolfsburgWolfsburg9000
27.04.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueSemi-finalsWolfsburgWolfsburg4-2PotsdamPotsdam8220
22.05.2014UEFA Women's Champions LeagueFinalTyresöTyresö3-4WolfsburgWolfsburg9011

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Alexandra Popp
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 06/04/1991 (23)
  • Country: Germany
  • Squad number: 11
  • Club: Wolfsburg ( GER)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's Champions League 2013/14

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Second qualifying round)
    10/10/08: Duisburg 5-1 Naftokhimik
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-17 Championship (First qualifying round)
    05/09/07: Germany 8-0 Israel

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Germany WOCO88
Germany WU-1965
Germany WU-17811

Club record in UEFA competitions

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