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Jessica Samuelsson

Jessica Samuelsson

National team: Sweden

Which coach most inspired you? Martin Sjögren, Pia Sundhage

Best player you've played with? Cláudia Neto, Nilla Fischer, Pernille Harder

Toughest opponent? Ramona Bachmann, Marta

What are your memories of your first club as a child? A great club, which inspired me to keep playing.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Have fun and train hard. And remember, you are the only person who controls your own development. You decide how successful you want to be.

Last updated: 07/09/14 19.29CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Jessica Samuelsson
  • Position: Defender
  • Date of birth (Age): 30/01/1992 (23)
  • Country: Sweden
  • Club: Linköping ( SWE)

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA Women's EURO 2015/17

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Round of 32)
    14/10/10: Linköping 5-0 Krka
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-17 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    08/04/09: Ukraine 0-5 Sweden

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Sweden WOCO80
Sweden WU-1970
Sweden WU-1720

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 03/06/2016 01:08 CET