Club analysis

Linköpings FC

Linköping

Linkoping squad picture UWCL
No.PlayerBornPos.CITCITGS
2Matilda Haglund05/12/1996Goalkeeper
3Janni Arnth15/10/1986Defender9090
4Maja Kildemoes15/08/1996Defender9090
5Liza Lantz26/08/1987Defender37
9Lina Hurtig05/09/1995Forward9086*
10Emma Lennartsson23/04/1991Midfield 90
11Tove Almqvist05/01/1996Midfield71*45+1
15Frida Maanum16/07/1999Midfield5+90
16Nicoline Sørensen15/05/1997Forward19+14+
18Kosovare Asllani29/07/1989Midfield9045*
20Anna Oskarsson23/06/1996Defender90
21Alva Selerud03/03/2000Forward 4+
22Hilda Carlén13/08/1991Goalkeeper9090
23Marija Banušić17/09/1995Forward46*76*2
24Linn Bogren11/08/2000Defender
26Elin Landström02/06/1992Defender44+90
27Natasha Dowie30/06/1988Forward85*90
28Filippa Angeldal14/07/1997Midfield9090
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

Linköping team analysis

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• 1-4-4-2 or 1-4-2-3-1 with two controlling midfielders
• Varied attacking; patient build from back or direct supply to front
• Good combination moves through midfield when not pressed
• Compact 1-4-5-1 defending with midfielders dropping deep
• Balanced attacking with adequate number of players behind ball
• All players back to defend set plays; no counterattacking options
• Asllani the linking midfielder; skilful, fast, hardworking
• Angeldahl good vision, off-ball movement, stamina
• Pressing on ball-carrier from midfield; emphasis on retreat into block
• Disciplined hardworking team with spirit and commitment

Marcus Walfridson (31/05/1981) head coach from 2017