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Gina Lewandowski

Gina Lewandowski

Previous clubs: Western New York Flash, 1. FFC Frankfurt, Charlotte Lady Eagles, Northampton Laurels FC

Domestic honours: Frauen-Bundesliga (1), German Cup (2), WPSL Championship (1)

UEFA honours: UEFA Women's Cup 2008

Which player most inspired you and why? I don't have an individual person but I really enjoyed and still enjoy watching good teams play.

Which coach most inspired you? A club coach when I was younger.

What was the best advice they gave you? He didn't say anything specific, it was just the way he taught us the game of football and always believed in us.

Best player you've played with? Christine Sinclair or Marta.

Toughest opponent? One of the two above.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? A co-ed team with many friends. We were one of the better teams so it was also a lot of fun.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Always believe in yourself. Anything is possible with hard work, patience, and a willingness to learn. 

Last updated: 07/03/12 19.31CET