|Full name||Anna Ǻsa Olivia Westerlund|
|Date of birth||9 April 1989|
|Place of birth||Pargas, Finland|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back / Defensive midfielder|
|2014–2018||LSK Kvinner FK||21||(3)|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 09:12, 16 July 2016 (UTC)~
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