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Margrét Lára Vidarsdóttir

Margrét Lára Vidarsdóttir

Previous clubs: Kristianstads DFF, Linköpings FC, FCR 2001 Duisburg, Valur Reykjavik, IBV Vestmannaeyjar, 1. FFC Turbine Potsdam

Domestic honours: Frauen Bundesliga (1), Icelandic Women's Premier Division (3), Icelandic Women's Cup (1), Icelandic Women's Footballer of the Year (2)

Which player most inspired you and why? Wayne Rooney. I like how he plays, never gives up and always wants to win and be the best.

Which coach most inspired you and why? Elísabet Gunnarsdóttir, coach of Kristianstad. She loves the game and works hard and gets the best out of her players. She sets high expectations and always wants to win.

What was the best advice they gave you? To go to Germany. 

Best player you've played with? Johanna Rasmussen and Hedvig Lindahl.

Toughest opponent? Potsdam in the 2005 UEFA Women's Cup. 

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I was in a very good team as a child. We won everything in every cup. There, I learned how to win and how to be a good team-mate. My parents came to every game and that helped me a lot.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Everything is possible, if you work hard, set your goals, look at them everyday and train as a champion that never gives up. Live your dream and never turn back.

Last updated: 31/05/12 16.21CET

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UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Margrét Lára Vidarsdóttir
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 25/07/1986 (27)
  • Country: Iceland
  • Club: Kristianstads ( SWE)


  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (First qualifying round)
    09/08/05: Røa 1-4 Valur
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (First qualifying round)
    06/09/01: Iceland 7-0 Bulgaria

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Iceland WOCO3932
Iceland WU-191513
Total5445

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
ClubPGS
Potsdam20
Valur1932
Total2132
Last updated: 01/11/2013 01:17 CET
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