Elisabetta Tona

  • Date of birth : 22/01/1984
  • Position : Defender
  • Country : Italy Italy
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Elisabetta Tona

Elisabetta Tona

Previous clubs: FC Indiana 

Domestic honours: Italian Women's Serie A (3), Women's Coppa Italia (4)

Which player most inspired you and why? Alessandro Nesta and Thiago Silva, because they play with such elegance and bring a calm presence to the rest of the team. 

Which coach most inspired you? Josep Guardiola. 

What was they best advice they gave you? To always remain humble. 

Best player you've played with? Patrizia Panico. 

Toughest opponent? Abby Wambach. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I started playing when I was 14 and I immediately fell in love with football. 

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Always have fun and believe in yourself. 

Last updated: 08/11/12 11.12CET


UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Elisabetta Tona
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 22/01/1984 (30)
  • Country: Italy
  • Squad number: 5
  • Club: Torres ( ITA)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's Champions League 2014/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Second qualifying round)
    14/09/04: Torres Terra Sarda 5-0 Wrocław
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Third round)
    16/11/01: Italy 2-3 France

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Italy WOCO274
Italy WU-1992

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Torres Terra Sarda41
Last updated: 13/11/2014 01:08 CET