Sofia Jakobsson

  • Date of birth : 23/04/1990
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Sweden Sweden
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Sofia Jakobsson

Sofia Jakobsson

Previous clubs: Umeå IK

National team: Sweden

Domestic honours: Russian Women's Premier Division, Swedish Women's National League.

Which player most inspired you and why? Henrik Larsson and Zlatan Ibrahimović, both amazing forwards.

Which coach most inspired you? I like all the coaches I've had.

What was the best advice they gave you? A match lasts 90 minutes, work for the whole game.

Best player you've played with? Ester, Cristiane (Brazil).

What are your memories of your first club as a child? My debut, it was full of emotion.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Enjoy every minute on the field.

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? International matches are very important throughout your career.

Last updated: 28/09/12 14.44CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Sofia Jakobsson
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 23/04/1990 (25)
  • Country: Sweden
  • Club: Montpellier ( FRA)

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

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Semi-finals)
    06/04/08: Umeå 0-0 Lyon
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (First qualifying round)
    28/09/07: Sweden 12-0 Kazakhstan

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Sweden WOCO90
Sweden WU-191912

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 03/06/2016 01:08 CET