Fortuna Hjørring

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Fortuna Hjørring
Fortuna hjorring.jpg
Full name Dameboldklubben Fortuna Hjørring
Founded 28 October 1966
Ground Hjørring Stadium
Ground Capacity 7,500
Head Coach Flemming Nielsen
League Elitedivisionen
2012–13 Elitedivisionen, 2nd

Fortuna Hjørring is a women's association football team that play in Hjørring, Denmark. The club was formed in 1966 and play in green and white. Their main achievement in women's European football was reaching the 2002–03 UEFA Women's Cup Final.

The next try at a European Cup came in 2009–10 with the newly created UEFA Women's Champions League. In the round of 32 they defeated Italians Bardolino but then lost the round of 16 to eventual finalist Lyon. The next season, they started in the round of 32 and again defeated Bardolino. In the round of 16 they lost to FCR Duisburg.

Players[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 8 October 2014[1]

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

No. Position Player
1 Denmark GK Maria Christensen
2 Denmark DF Mette V. Jensen
3 United States DF Taryn Hemmings
4 Denmark MF Sofie Junge Pedersen
5 Denmark DF Camilla Mogensen
6 United States MF Janelle Cordia
7 Denmark DF Line Sigvardsen Jensen
8 Denmark MF Caroline Rask
9 Denmark FW Nadia Nadim
10 Denmark FW Camilla Kur Larsen
11 Romania FW Florentina Spânu-Olar
No. Position Player
12 Nigeria FW Chichi Igbo
13 United States MF Melissa Henderson
14 Denmark MF Karoline Smidt Nielsen
15 Denmark MF Janne Madsen
16 United States GK Michelle Betos
17 Denmark GK Trine Jensen
19 Denmark MF Sine Hovesen
21 Denmark FW Amalie Vangsgaard
22 Denmark DF Frederikke Thøgersen
23 Denmark DF Luna Nørgaard Gewitz
25 Denmark MF Michelle Madsen

Former players[edit]

For details of former players, see Category:Fortuna Hjørring players.

Honours[edit]

Competition record[edit]

Season Division Position 3F Cup Ch. League
2003-04 1 02 / 08 ?
2004-05 1 02 / 08 Finalist
2005-06 1 02 / 08 Champion
2006-07 1 02 / 08 Finalist
2007-08 1 02 / 10 Champion
2008-09 1 01 / 10 Finalist
2009-10 1 01 / 10 Semifinals Round of 16
2010-11 1 02 / 10 Finalist Round of 16
2011-12 1 02 / 10 Semifinals Round of 16
2012-13 1 02 / 10 Finalist Round of 16

European History[edit]

UEFA Women's Cup

  • 2002–03: Runner-up

UEFA Women's Champions League

References[edit]

  1. ^ Elitetruppen Fortuna Hjørring

External links[edit]