1977 Women's Nordic Football Championship

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1977 Women's Nordic Football Championship
Tournament details
Host country Finland
Dates 8 July – 10 July 1977
Teams 3
Venue(s) 1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
ChampionsFlag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (1st title)
Tournament statistics
Matches played 3
Goals scored 6 (2 per match)
Attendance 1,298 (433 per match)
Top scorer(s) Flag of Sweden.svg Ann-Kristin Lindkvist (2 goals)
1976
1978

1977 Women's Nordic Football Championship was the fourth edition of the Women's Nordic Football Championship tournament. It was held from 8 July to 10 July in Mariehamn in the Åland Islands in Finland.

Women's Nordic Football Championship was an international football competition contested by the women's national football teams of the Nordic countries. The tournament was held annually between 1974 and 1982. Finland, Denmark and Sweden competed from the start, Norway joined the tournament in 1978. Iceland and Faroe Islands did not take part at the competition.

Mariehamn Town in Åland, Finland

Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Mariehamn is the seat of the Government and Parliament of Åland, and 40% of the population of Åland live in the city. Like all of Åland, Mariehamn is unilingually Swedish-speaking and around 88% of the inhabitants speak it as their native language.

Åland Islands autonomous region of Finland

The Åland Islands or Åland is an archipelago province at the entrance to the Gulf of Bothnia in the Baltic Sea belonging to Finland. It is autonomous, demilitarised and is the only monolingually Swedish-speaking region in Finland. It is the smallest region of Finland, constituting 0.49% of its land area and 0.50% of its population.

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Standings

TeamPldWDLGFGAGDPts
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 220050+54
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 210111±02
Flag of Finland.svg  Finland 20020550

Results

Finland  Flag of Finland.svg 0–4 Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Report Söderström Soccerball shade.svg 34'
Lindkvist Soccerball shade.svg 55'
Erlandsson Soccerball shade.svg 68'
Sundhage Soccerball shade.svg 70'
Idrottsparken, Mariehamn
Attendance: 647
Referee: Rolf Bergman, Finland

Denmark  Flag of Denmark.svg 0–1 Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Report Lindkvist Soccerball shade.svg 10'
Idrottsparken, Mariehamn
Attendance: 449
Referee: Anders Mattsson, Finland

Denmark  Flag of Denmark.svg 1–0 Flag of Finland.svg  Finland
Holst Soccerball shade.svg 65' Report
Idrottsparken, Mariehamn
Attendance: 200
Referee: Roger Humell, Finland

Goalscorers

2 goals
1 goal
Pia Sundhage Swedish association football player and manager

Pia Mariane Sundhage is a Swedish former professional football player who played most of her career as a forward, but had stints as a midfielder as well as a sweeper. Sundhage was the head coach of the United States women's national team from 2008 to 2012; during which her team won two Olympic gold medals and finished second at the World Cup. Sundhage was the 2012 FIFA World Coach of the Year. She became head coach of the Sweden women's national football team on 1 December 2012. Sundhage can be seen in the Sveriges Television documentary television series The Other Sport from 2013.

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