KIF Örebro DFF

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This article is about KIF Örebro DFF's ladies football section. For other sections of the club, see Karlslunds IF (disambiguation).
KIF Örebro DFF
KIF Örebro DFF logo.jpg
Full name Karlslunds Idrottförening Örebro Damfotbollsförening
Founded 1980
Ground Behrn Arena,
Örebro
Ground Capacity 14,500
Chairman Åsa Johansson
Manager Rickard Nilsson
League Damallsvenskan
2013 6th

KIF Örebro DFF (earlier Karlslunds IF) is a football club from Örebro, Sweden. They play in the highest level of women's soccer leagues in Sweden, the Damallsvenskan. The club was established in 1980 but women's football had been part of the original club since 1971.

KIF Örebro play their home games at Behrn Arena Stadium in Örebro, also home of Örebro SK of the Men's premier division (Allsvenskan). The team colours are blue and red.

Among the club's stars in 2004 were USA internationals Kristine Lilly, Christie Welsh, and Kate Markgraf; they were coached by Pia Sundhage.

In 2014 they made their best season ever and picked up 2nd spot and will play in the Womens Champions League for the first in club history next season.

Current squad[edit]

As of 18 April 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 Canada GK Stephanie Labbé
2 Sweden DF Sara Nordin
3 Sweden MF Ellen Karlsson
4 Finland DF Susanna Lehtinen
5 Canada DF Marie-Ève Nault
6 Sweden DF Marina Pettersson-Engström
7 Finland MF Annika Kukkonen
8 Czech Republic MF Irena Martínková
9 Czech Republic MF Lucie Martínková
10 Finland FW Sanna Talonen
11 Nigeria FW Sarah Michael
No. Position Player
12 Sweden MF Elin Magnusson
13 Nigeria MF Ogonna Chukwudi
14 Sweden FW Adelisa Grabus
15 Sweden MF Jennie Wecksell
16 Sweden DF Maria Synnerdahl
17 Sweden MF Linda Hallin
18 Sweden MF Michelle De Jong
19 Sweden MF Lelja Basic
20 Sweden FW Julia Spetsmark
25 Sweden GK Lina Domberg

Former internationals[edit]

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