Linda Sällström

  • Date of birth : 13/07/1988
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Finland Finland
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Linda Sällström

Linda Sällström

National team: Finland

Which player most inspired you and why? Anne Mäkinen, because of her long and successful career, and for being the first big name in Finnish women's football.

Which coach most inspired you? Anders Johansson

What was the best advice they gave you? No particular advice, I just learned a lot from him.

Best player you've played with? Victoria Sandell Svensson

Toughest opponent? The German national team

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I was the goalkeeper for a boys' team; I liked it.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Work hard, don't be a diva.

What was the experience like of playing in a youth final tournament? It was nice to get a sense of what it is to play in a big championship tournament.

Last updated: 07/09/14 21.42CET

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Linda Sällström
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 13/07/1988 (27)
  • Country: Finland
  • Club: Linköping ( SWE)

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

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Women's Champions League (Round of 32)
    22/09/10: Krka 0-7 Linköping
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (First qualifying round)
    30/09/04: Finland 2-0 Slovakia

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

Finland WOCO149
Finland WU-192012

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
Last updated: 08/06/2016 01:05 CET