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Nadine Kessler

Nadine Kessler

Which player most inspired you and why? Zinédine Zidane, because of his personality, while as a player he was incredibly creative. 

Which coach most inspired you? Maren Meinert, because she always offered good advice and inspired us with her words. She was also honest and easy to get along with. 

Best player you've played with? Fatmire Bajramaj. 

Toughest opponent? Olympique Lyonnais. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? Playing football all the time with my boys!

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Remain true to yourself. 

What was the experience of playing in a youth final tournament? You had to learn to deal with the pressure and focus on your goals. The team spirit was amazing. 

Last updated: 18/07/14 17.13CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Nadine Kessler
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 04/04/1988 (26)
  • Country: Germany
  • Squad number: 13
  • Club: Wolfsburg ( GER)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's Champions League 2013/14
    • FIFA Women's World Cup 2013/15

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Round of 32)
    30/09/09: Honka 1-8 Potsdam
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    25/04/06: Germany 7-0 Scotland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Germany WOCO60
Germany WU-19157

Club record in UEFA competitions

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