Umeå IK

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Umeå IK
Umea IK.png
Full name Umeå Idrottsklubb
Nickname(s) UIK
Founded 1917[1]
Ground T3 Arena, Umeå[1]
Ground Capacity 10,000
Chairman Andreas Hermansson
Manager Jonas Wikström
League Damallsvenskan
2013 Damallsvenskan, 5th
Website Club home page

Umeå IK is a women's association football club based in the city of Umeå, Sweden. Established in 1917 as a general sports club, the women's football section began competing in 1985. In 1996 the team reached the Premier Division (Damallsvenskan) only to be relegated the following year. In 1998 they were promoted again and have since remained in the top division. Umeå IK has won seven Swedish championships (2000, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008), four Swedish Cups (2001, 2002, 2003 and 2007) and the UEFA Women's Champions League twice, in 2003 and 2004. They also reached the Champions League finals in 2002, 2007 and 2008.

Umeå IK play their home games at T3 Arena (formerly known as Gammliavallen) in Umeå. The team colours are black and yellow. The club is affiliated to the Västerbottens Fotbollförbund.[2]

Honours[edit]

2014 squad[edit]

Before a match in July 2011
Before a match in April 2013
As of 29 May 2014.[3]
No. Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Enblom, ToveTove Enblom      Sweden
2 Defender Nyman, JohannaJohanna Nyman      Sweden
3 Defender Landström, ElinElin Landström      Sweden
4 Midfielder Konradsson, EmmelieEmmelie Konradsson      Sweden
5 Defender Berglund, EmmaEmma Berglund (captain)     Sweden
7 Midfielder Sandström, HannaHanna Sandström      Sweden
8 Forward Åberg, LinnéaLinnéa Åberg      Sweden
9 Midfielder Folkesson, HannaHanna Folkesson      Sweden
11 Forward Hjohlman, JennyJenny Hjohlman      Sweden
13 Defender Nejati, JasminJasmin Nejati      Sweden
14 Forward Renlund, LisaLisa Renlund      Sweden
15 Defender Akpa, GladysGladys Akpa      Nigeria
16 Defender Ågren, LinnéaLinnéa Ågren      Sweden
17 Forward Hurtig, LinaLina Hurtig      Sweden
18 Midfielder Chikwelu, RitaRita Chikwelu      Nigeria
19 Defender Glas, HannaHanna Glas      Sweden
20 Goalkeeper Reuterwall, MalinMalin Reuterwall      Sweden
21 Midfielder Alanen, EmmiEmmi Alanen      Finland
22 Forward Molin, LindaLinda Molin      Sweden
23 Defender Hyyrynen, TuijaTuija Hyyrynen      Finland
44 Defender Lantz, LisaLisa Lantz      Sweden

Former players[edit]

For details of former players, see Category:Umeå IK players.

Retired numbers[edit]

6 Sweden Malin Moström, Midfielder (1995–2006, 2007) [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Umeå IK". Nationalencyklopedin (in Swedish). Retrieved 18 December 2011.  (subscription required)
  2. ^ "Kontaktuppgifter och tävlingar - Västerbottens Fotbollförbund". Swedish Football Association. Retrieved 18 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Truppen" (in Swedish). Umeå IK. Retrieved 29 May 2014. 
  4. ^ Skogh, Karin (26 June 2007). "Malin Moström gör kort comeback". Expressen (in Swedish). Retrieved 4 June 2013. 

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