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Natalia Pertseva

Natalia Pertseva

National team: Russia

Domestic honours: Russian Women's Premier Division, Russian Women's Cup.

Which player most inspired you and why? Now I think the most impressive player in my position is Sergio Ramos. Very good both in defence and attack.

Which coach most inspired you? My very first coach.

What was the best advice they gave you? To believe in myself, and to work hard.

Best player you've played with? Alina Pelligrino (Brazil).

Toughest opponent? Lyon.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I started my career at Rossiyanka, all my memories are connected to this club.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Dear children, never forget that football is full of fun.

Last updated: 28/09/12 14.44CET