FC Levadia Tallinn (women)

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Levadia
Logo
Full name Mittetulundusühing Spordiklubi Football Club Levadia Tallinn
Founded 1993
Ground Maarjamäe Stadium, Tallinn
Ground Capacity 1,000
Chairman Viktor Levada
Manager Maksim Rõtškov
League Meistriliiga
2013 3rd
Website Club home page
Home colours
Away colours

Football Club Levadia Tallinn is an Estonian women's football club from Tallinn representing Levadia Tallinn in the Naiste Meistriliiga.[1] It is the most successful team in the championship as of 2011 with nine titles.[2]

Founded in 1993 as TKSK Tallinn (also known as TKSK Arsenal and later TKSK Visa), the team won six championships in a row between 1997 and 2002 under this name. In 2002 it was the first team to represent Estonia in the newly founded European Cup.

After four years in blank with Pärnu becoming the Meistriliiga's leading force, the team won three more titles in a row after becoming Levadia Tallinn's women section in 2007. In 2009 Levadia won its first national double as it also won the third edition of the national cup.

In 2010 Levadia was second to Pärnu, while in 2011 it was also overcome by Flora Tallinn, ending third 27 points from Pärnu.[3]

Titles[edit]

Record in UEFA competitions[edit]

Season Competition Stage Result Opponent
2002-03 UEFA Women's Cup Group Stage 0-6 Czech Republic Sparta Prague
0-4 Sweden Umeå
0-2 Faroe Islands Klaksvík
2003-04 UEFA Women's Cup Qualifying Stage 1-3 Israel Maccabi Holon
0-1 Slovenia Krka Novo Mesto
2008-09 UEFA Women's Cup Qualifying Stage 0-3 Greece PAOK
0-4 Poland Wrocław
1-2 Ukraine Naftokhimik Kalush
2009-10 Champions League Qualifying Stage 0-5 Norway Team Strømmen
0-7 England Everton
4-1 Croatia Osijek
2010-11 Champions League Qualifying Stage 1-8 Iceland Breiðablik
0-12 France Juvisy
1-2 Romania Târgu Mureş

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 15 April 2014.[4]

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Estonia GK Marina Karžetskaja
2 Estonia MF Kaidi Jekimova
3 Estonia MF Elina Stepanova
4 Estonia MF Daniela Mona Lambin
7 Russia MF Anastasia Dodeltseva
8 Estonia FW Vlada Kubassova
9 Estonia FW Annika Tikk
10 Estonia MF Ljubov Maksimova
11 Estonia MF Jana Ahven
12 Estonia MF Anželika Ahmetšina
No. Position Player
13 Estonia MF Anett Vilipuu
14 Estonia MF Kadre Päri
15 Estonia MF Karolin Kaivoja
16 Estonia MF Karina Kesvatera
18 Estonia DF Kärt Hallikas
19 Russia MF Elena Bulynina
21 Estonia MF Teele Vilumets
40 Estonia GK Imbi Hoop
Estonia MF Aljona Sasova


References[edit]

  1. ^ Team profile in UEFA's website
  2. ^ List of champions in RSSSF.com
  3. ^ Recent tables in Soccerway.com
  4. ^ "TALLINNA FC LEVADIA (N) (2014)". jalgpall.ee. Retrieved 15 April 2014.