Lene Mykjåland

  • Date of birth : 20/02/1987
  • Position : Midfield
  • Country : Norway Norway
 
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Lene Mykjåland

Lene Mykjåland

Previous clubs: Randesund IL, Amazon Grimstad, Washington Freedom.

Domestic honours: Norwegian Women's Premier Division (4), Norwegian Women's Cup (3), Norwegian Women's Player of the Year 2010, Norwegian Women's Premier Division top scorer 2009.

Domestic honours: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship runner-up (2008).

Which player most inspired you? Abby Wambach. 

Which coach most inspired you? Always give your best, never be satisfied with 'OK'.

What was the best advice they gave you? Work hard in training, motivate yourself and set yourself goals. 

Best player you've played with? Homare Sawa.

Toughest opponent? Guro Knutsen Mienna.

What are your memories of your first club as a child? I played with the boys at Randesund from when I was six until I was 16. We were really good, and won a lot. Those boys were and are still some of my closest friends, and I especially remember all the hours we were just playing for fun.

What tip would you give a young player hoping to succeed? Have fun with the ball all day long. Never go anywhere without it, make it stick to your feet. And work hard every day.

Last updated: 24/09/12 15.49CET

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General info

  • Name: Lene Mykjåland
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 20/02/1987 (27)
  • Country: Norway
  • Squad number: 20
  • Club: LSK ( NOR)


  • 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 (First qualifying round)
    04/09/08: Røa 2-0 Honka
  • National team: UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship (Second qualifying round)
    17/04/03: Norway 1-1 Scotland

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions

TeamPGS
Norway WOCO156
Norway WU-19124
Total2710

Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Women's Champions League
ClubPGS
Røa93
Total93
Last updated: 18/09/2014 01:17 CET
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