Hege Gunnerød

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Hege Gunnerød
Personal information
Full nameHege Gunnerød
Date of birth (1973-11-22) 22 November 1973 (age 44)
Place of birth Asker, Norway
Playing position Defender, Midfielder
Senior career*
1991–2002 Asker
2003–2004 Liungen IF
National team
1995–1998 Norway 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 14:16, 21 September 2014 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 14:16, 21 September 2014 (UTC)

Hege Gunnerød (born 22 November 1973) is a Norwegian former football player who played on the Norway women's national football team that won the 1995 FIFA Women's World Cup in Sweden. [1] At club level she played for 13 seasons with Asker, later coaching the club's youth teams. She emerged from retirement to play as an emergency goalkeeper for Asker in 2006. [2]

Norway womens national football team womens national association football team representing Norway

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1995 FIFA Womens World Cup 1995 edition of the FIFA Womens World Cup

The 1995 FIFA Women's World Cup, the second edition of the FIFA Women's World Cup, was held in Sweden and won by Norway. The tournament featured 12 women's national teams from six continental confederations. The 12 teams were drawn into three groups of four and each group played a round-robin tournament. At the end of the group stage, the top two teams and two best third-ranked teams advanced to the knockout stage, beginning with the quarter-finals and culminating with the final at Råsunda Stadium on 18 June 1995.

Asker Fotball association football club

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  1. "Norway - England 2:0 (2:0)". FIFA . Retrieved 22 September 2014.
  2. Synstad, Gro (17 June 2006). "Comeback-Hege" (in Norwegian). Budstikka . Retrieved 22 September 2014.
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