Ella Vanhanen

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Ella Vanhanen
Personal information
Full nameElla Vanhanen
Date of birth (1993-09-15) September 15, 1993 (age 25)
Place of birth Kuopio, Finland
Height 5 ft 5 in (1.65 m)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Åland United
Number 24
Youth career
2013 Pittsburgh Panthers
Senior career*
2009–2011 KMF 50 (3)
2010–2012 Pallokissat 36 (5)
2014– Åland United
National team
2010–2012 Finland U-19 11 (0)
2013– Finland 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 10 July 2013
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 19:56, 13 September 2014 (UTC)

Ella Vanhanen (born 15 September 1993) is a Finnish football striker. She plays for Åland United of the Naisten Liiga.


Club career

She played for KMF before joining Pallokissat. In February 2013 Vanhanen signed a National Letter of Intent to join the University of Pittsburgh, where she will play varsity soccer for the Pittsburgh Panthers. [1]

International career

She was called up to be part of the national team for the UEFA Women's Euro 2013. [2]






  1. "Women's Soccer Signs 12 Athletes to a National Letter of Intent". University of Pittsburgh. 13 February 2013. Retrieved 21 July 2013.
  2. "Naisten EM-kisajoukkue valittu" (in Finnish). palloliitto.fi. Retrieved 10 July 2013.