Heidi Kackur

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Heidi Kackur
Personal information
Full nameHeidi Kackur
Date of birth (1978-10-31) 31 October 1978 (age 39)
Place of birth Vörå, Finland [1]
Height 163 cm (5 ft 4 in)
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Hellnäs BK
Norrvalla FF
Senior career*
FC United (Pietarsaari)
2003–2004 Malmö FF
2005 Göteborg FC 20 (11)
2006–2007 Näsets SK
National team
1999–2005 Finland 48 (12)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Heidi Kackur (born 31 October 1978) is a Finnish former [2] football striker. She played for Naisten Liiga club FC United Pietarsaari [3] and Malmö FF [4] and Göteborg FC [5] of Sweden's Damallsvenskan.

Kackur got married to Henrik Wilson in June 2005 and in October 2005 retired from football to run a clothes shop. [6] In April 2006 Kackur emerged from retirement to play for Swedish lower division club Näsets SK. [7]

She was a member of the Finnish national team, making her debut in October 1999; a 3–1 defeat by Brazil in the 1999 Women's U.S. Cup. At the 2005 European Championship she scored a winner against Denmark that earned Finland's spot in the semi-finals. [8]