Sandy Iannella

  • Date of birth : 06/04/1987
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Italy Italy
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Sandy Iannella

Sandy Iannella

Previous clubs: ACF Rovezzano, CF Lucca, ACF Livorno, ASP Eurospin Torres

Domestic honours: Italian Women's Serie A (3), Women's Coppa Italia (2)

Which player most inspired you and why?  I like Edgar Davids a lot because he was very strong and powerful and he had great technique too.

Which coach most inspired you? Salvatore Arca.

What was the best advice they gave you? He was a very communicative coach, he supported me constantly and inspired me with his intense passion.

Best player you've played with? Patrizia Panico.

Toughest opponent? Lotta Schelin.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I remember being the best player in my first cup competition among all my male team-mates.   

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? I would suggest to give the best you can and never feel down if a game goes badly. In every match there's something to be learned.

Last updated: 08/11/12 11.08CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Sandy Iannella
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 06/04/1987 (27)
  • Country: Italy

  • Currently playing:
    • FIFA Women's World Cup 2013/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Qualifying round)
    30/07/09: Torres 1-0 Šala
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    26/04/05: Norway 3-1 Italy

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Italy WOCO111
Italy WU-1993

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 23/11/2014 01:05 CET