Do You Know These Superstars in Women’s Football?
While women’s football championships have been in the background for a long time in the eyes of the general public, it is certainly not because lack action. For several years, football fans have begun to take a closer look at the feminine side of the footballing phenomenon. These players are fighting, persevering and above all, extremely talented!
At InterSoccer, one of our priority missions is to create a pleasant environment so that girls can also take full advantage of training and improve their skills. And so, we are presenting the Top 5 best female football players!
5 – Alex Morgan
Alex Morgan is an American strike, currently playing for the Orlando Pride in the US. She also led the US national team to global success. In 2011, at the age of 22, Morgan was among the US side that won the FIFA World Cup!
4 – Sam Kerr
Originally from Perth, Australia, Sam Kerr began her career with her hometown team, before pursuing an international career that included playing for Western New York Flash. She currently plays for the Australian national team. In 2017, the Confederation of Asian Football (AFC) named her Player of the Year.
3 – Ada Hegerberg
Born in Sunndalsøra, Norway, Ada Hegerberg has been playing for Olympique Lyonnais since 2014. In 2016, she won the UEFA Best Player in Europe award and in 2017 she was voted Player of the Year by the BBC.
2 – Wendie Renard
Wendie Renard is a professional French player born in Martinique. She moved to the position of centre back at Olympique Lyonnais. Her record is impressive: she won 12 national championships in France. She is often considered the best defender in the world.
1 – Tobin Heath
Tobin Heath is an American attacking midfielder who plays with the Portland Thorns and the US National Team. From 2013 to 2014, she played for Paris Saint Germain. She won two Olympic gold medals and one World Champion with the USA team. The United States Soccer Federation stated that she was the “Best American player”. In 2010, fans and members of the American Soccer Federation voted her Player of the Year.